Biblical Archaeology Society staff writers and editors come from a wide variety of educational, religious and cultural backgrounds, but are unified by their keen interest in the archaeology of the lands of the Bible.
Leonard J. Greenspoon is the Philip M. and Ethel Klutznick Chair in Jewish Civilization at Creighton University in Omaha. He is editor-in-chief of the Studies in Jewish Civilization series, which is publishing its 24th volume this fall. He also co-authored, with the late Harvey Minkoff, BAS’s free guide to modern Bible translations, The Holy Bible: A Buyer’s Guide.
Mark Wilson is the director of the Asia Minor Research Center in Antalya, Turkey, and is the host for BAS’s tours of Turkey. Mark received his doctorate in Biblical studies from the University of South Africa (Pretoria),
Sarah Yeomans is the Director of Educational Programs at the Biblical Archaeology Society and an archaeologist specializing in the Imperial period of the Roman Empire with a particular emphasis on religions and ancient science. She is also faculty in the department of Religious Studies at West Virginia University and is pursuing her doctorate at the University of Southern California. A native Californian, Sarah holds a M.A. in Archaeology from the University of Sheffield, England and a M.A. in A