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We have been privileged to host lectures by the following (listed in alphabetical order with lecture titles): see lecture series blog
- Averbeck, Richard
Building a House for God in the World of the Bible
- Barkay, Gabriel
Artifacts from the Temple Mount
- Bazak, Jacob
Numerical Devices as Literary Ornaments in the Book of Psalms
- Bienkowski, Piotr
Tribes, Towns, and Trade: The Late Iron Age in Southern Jordan and the Negev
Assyrians, Babylonians and Persians in Jordan
- Borowski, Oded
The Iron Age at Tell Halif
- Borstad, Karen A.
The Kings' Highway: Its Role in the Holy Land in Biblical Times
- Brand, Peter
Preserving Egypt's Threatened Past: The Karnak Hypostyle Hall Project
- Bucheim, Paul
Geology and Fossils of an Ancient Lake System: The Green River Formation of Southwestern Wyoming
- Bull, Robert J.
Caesarea Maritima: Capital of Roman Palestine in Jesus' Day
- Bullard, Reuben
Infant Sacrifice Among the Canaanites and Phoenicians as Indicated at Gezer and Charthage
- Campbell, Edward F.
Archaeology at Shechem: A Case Study in Biblical Archaeology
- Carswell, John
Architecture and Environment in the Near East
- Chartkoff, Joseph L.
The Dawn of Farming in the Near East
- Chavalas, Mark W.
Terqa: The Middle Euphrates Region of Syria during the Time of the Patriarchs
- Chesnut, Owen
A Reassessment of the Excavations at Tall Safut: The Site of Biblical Nobah
- Clark, Douglas
Religious and Domestic Life at the Late Bronze Age and Early Iron Age Tall al-'Umayri, Jordan
- Cummings, Eryl A.
The Recent Search for Noah's Ark on Mt. Ararat
- Daviau, Michele
Temples and Towns in Moab
- Demsky, Aaron
The Tel Dan "House of David" Inscription
- Dever, William G.
Archaeology and Popular Religions in Ancient Israel
Fading Glory?: The Recent Controversy over Israel's Davidic Monarchy
Did God Have A Wife?
Ethnography and Everyday Life in Ancient Israel: Where Archaeology and the Bible Intersect (with Pamela Gaber)
Ethnographic Artifacts in the Horn Archaeological Museum
The Age of Solomon: Fact or Fiction?
- DeVries, Bert
Umm el-Jimal: the Ghost Black City of the Jordanian Desert
Archaeology in Jordan after the Gulf War
Multi-Communal Site Presentation at Umm al-Jimal
(with associates and students)
- Eadie, John W.
Cult and Social Regulations in Iron I Israel: The View from Ta'anach
- Filas, Francis L.
A Theologian Looks at the Shroud of Turin
- Frick, Frank S.
Cult and Social Regulations in Iron I
Israel: The view from Ta'anach
- Gaber, Pamela
Ethnography and Everyday Life in Ancient Israel: Where Archaeology and the Bible Intersect (with William Dever)
- Gane, Connie
Nineveh's Last Stand: Assyrian Bones and the Gate of Doom
Babylonian Symposium (with Students)
Nineveh Symposium (with Students)
- Gane, Roy
Reconstructing a Sennacherib Prism Recently Found at Nineveh, Iraq
- Geraty, Larry T.
Report on the 1987 Archaeological Expedition to Tell el-Umeiri
An Ammonite City Continues to Reveal its Secrets: Tell el-Umeiri, 1989
- Gerber, Yvonne
The Daily Life of the Nabataeans (Swiss-Liechtenstein Excavations at Petra, Jordan)
- Gilmour, Garth
The Archaeology of Cult in Early Iron Age Palestine: A Methodological Approach
The Archaeology of the Philistines in Iron II: National and Economic Revival under Assyrian Domination
- Goldfried, Howard P.
Herod's Fortress and the Zealot's Last Stand
- Graham, Andrew
Showdown at Moab
- Graichen, Thomas
Figuring Out Figurines (with Regine Huniziker-Rodewald and Astride Nunn)
- Gregor, Paul
Jalul Excavations: Recent Findings (with Paul Ray and students)
Many Waters in the Desert: A Look at Jalul's Water Systems
- Grunewald, Mathilde
- Hasel, Michael
The Identification of Cannanite Territories, Cities and Peoples in the New Kingdom of Egypt
- Herr, Larry G.
Digging Up One of the Lost Tribes
Where Have the Amorites Gone?: Tall al-'Umayri and the Bible
- Hess, Richard S.
Rahab's Name and Other Textual Evidence Regarding the Historical Context of Joshua
Between the Sand and the Sea: Israel's Sojourn in the Wilderness
- Hoerth, Al
Ancient Games People Played
The Worlds of Abraham
- Hoffmeier, James K.
Moses vs. Pharaoh: an Egyptologist's Perspective
The Excavations at Tell el-Borg, Sinai: New light on the Route of the Exodus
- Horn, Siegfried H.
Heshbon in the Bible and Archaeology
The Mesha Inscription: Its Bearing on Moab in the 9th Century
- Hubbard, Reuben
Health and Medical Practice in Ancient Egypt
- Hudson, Stanley
Coins of the Bible Lands
- Hunziker-Rodewald, Regine
Figuring Out Figurines (with Astride Nunn and Thomas Graichen)
- Ibrahim, Moawiyah
Recent Archaeological Discoveries in Yemen
- Irving, Dorothy
The Well Dressed Ammonite Woman
- Isaac, Benjamin H.
Judaea Between the First and Second Jewish Revolts
- Johnson, Cale
The Invention of Writing in Mesopotamia
- Johnston, Robert M.
A Theologian's First Visit to the Holy Land
- Khairy, Nabil
Petra and the Culture of the Nabataeans
- Kingbeil, Gerald
Getting the Big Picture: Surveys in Archaeology
- LaBianca, Øystein S.
Let the City of Sihon Be Repaired: Plans for Restoration and Preservation of Tall Hisban (Biblical Heshbon)
Anthropology and Biblical Archaeology: The View from Tall Hisban
40 Years at Hesban (Biblical Heshbon?)
Jordan Field School 2011 (with Robert Bates, Patrice Jones, Kristen Witzel, Brian Manley, Martin Smith and their students)
- Lapp, Nancy
Excavations on the Dead Sea Plain, 1990
- Livingston, David
The Search for Biblical Ai
- Loffreda, Stanislao
Recent Excavations at Capernaum
- London, Gloria
Ceramic Folk Art in Cyprus and Jordan
- Lynn, Donald J.
A Scientist Looks at the Shroud of Turin
- MacDonald, Burton
The Tafila-Busayra Archaeological Survey, West-Central Jordan
- Machinist, Peter
Nahum and the Fall of Nineveh: Prophet Vindicated and Conqueror Conquered
- Master, Daniel
Searching for Solomon in the Archaeological Record (with John Monson)
- Mattingly, Gerald L.
The Archaeology of Transjordan and Conquest-Settlement
Recent Archaeological Research in Ancient Moab and the Karak Resources Project
- Merling, David
The Monastery, the Manuscript and the Mountain
- Meyers, Eric
Everyday Life in Roman Palestine
- Milgrom, Jacob
Biblical and Archaeological Evidence for the Extent and Nature of Idolatry in 8th and 7th Century Judah
- Miller, J. Maxwell
Two Centuries of Archaeological Exploration in Ancient Moab
- Monson, John
Searching for Solomon in the Archaeological Record (with Daniel Master)
- Ninow, Friedbert
At the Fringes of the Moabite Plateau: New Discoveries in Ancient Moab
- Nitowski, Eugenia L.
Mt. Carmel Project - 1988
- Nunn, Astride
Figuring Out Figurines (with Regine Huniziker-Rodewald and Thomas Graichen)
- Ortiz, Steven M.
House of David or the Tent of David? Current Issues and Trends in Biblical Archaeology
Recent Excavations at Gezer, Israel
- Pettinato, Giovanni
Update on Ebla Tablet Research
- Platt, Elizabeth E.
A Morning in Abraham's Town
- Pott, Kenneth
Recent Archaeology Work in Lake Michigan: a 19th Century Schooner!
- Rast, Walter E.
Bab edh-Dhra: Is It Biblical Sodom?
- Rainey, Anson F.
Pictures of Israelites found in Egypt?
Bringing the Bible Down to Earth - The Disciplines of Historical Geography: An Approach to Everyday Life of Ancient Israel
From Where Did the Israelites Come?
- Ray, Paul
Update on Tall Hisban
The Jesus Tomb (with Randall Younker)
Jalul Excavations: Recent Findings (with Paul Gregor and students)
- Reeves, John
X-Raying the Pharaohs
- Rendsburg, Gary Al
Reading the Abraham Story
- Ritmeyer, Leen
The Temple and the Rock-Where the Ark of the Covenant stood in Solomon's Temple and A Square of 500 Cubits - Locating the Original Temple Mount
- Runia, David
Philo of Alexandria and the Founding of Two Cities
- Salem, Hamed
The Current State of Archaeology in the Palestinian Teritories
- Sauer, James A.
The Relationship Between Archaeology and Biblical Studies
- Schaub, Thomas
Recent Excavations at Khanazir, Jordan
- Schiffman, Lawrence
The Sabbath in the Dead Sea Scrolls
- Schoville, Keith
The Dead Sea Scrolls and the Recent Controversies
The Contribution of Archaeology to Biblical Studies
- Seger, Joe D.
Tell Halif - Bottom to Top Excavations of the 1992-93 Seasons
- Shea, William
Traces of Israelites in Sinai
Sennacherib: One Campaign or Two?
History and Inscription
Where Was Jesus Crucified and Resurrected?
- Shiloh, Yigal
New Archaeological Discoveries in the City of David - Biblical Jerusalem
- Sigrist, Marcel
The Cuneiform Archive of Drehem and Ur III Administration
- Snow, Timothy
Abila at the Time of Jesus
- Stern, Ephraim
The Archaeology of Tel Dor, the Biblical Seaport
- Storfjell, J. Bjørnar
The Use of Coins in Archaeological Dating
The Crescent and the Cross: Christianity Gives Way to Islam
Ceramic Development of the Byzantine through Crusader Period
- Syphers, C. Erwin
A Pictorial Visit to Petra
- Tappy, Ron
Tel Zayit in the Early Iron II Period: A Biblical City on the Border of Judah
- Terian, Abraham
Digging for Lost Works in a Medieval Archive
The Coins of Heshbon
The Religious Relics of the First Christian Nation
- Toueir, Kassem
Ebla and Its Importance In Syrian Archaeology
- Tsouparopoulou, Christina
What Can These Tiny Clay Tablets Tell Us About Ancient Drehem?
- Tubb, Jonathan N.
Recent Excavations at Tell es Sydiah
- van der Steen, Eveline
Traveling With the Bedouin: A Journey into Iron Age Transjordan
- Vaughn, Andrew
The Success of Hezekiah: A New Look at Hezekiah's Success Following Sennacherib's Campaign
- Walton, John
The Mesopotamian Background of the Tower of Babel
- Waterhouse, S. Douglas
The Hesban Tombs
- Weiss, Herold
Renewed Excavation at Capernaum, the City Jesus Loved
- Wiseman, Donald J.
Archaeology and the Book of Jonah
The Bible and Archaeology
- Wolff, Samuel
Tel Megadin: A Multi-period Site on the Carmel Coast, Israel
- Wood, Bryant
Uncovering the Truth at Jericho: A Comparison of the Archaeological and Biblical History of Jericho in the Late Bronze Age
In Search of Biblical Ai: Khirbet Mukatir
New Evidence for Israel in Egypt
More New Evidence for Israel in Egypt
- Yamauchi, Edwin
Babylon and the Bible
- Younger, Lawson
The "Lost Tribes" of Israel in the Light of Recent Discoveries
- Younker, Randall W.
New Insights on the Biblical Ammonites
Jalul Excavations: 1992 and 1994
Did David Really Exist: Sensational Finds and Controversy Over Israel's Greatest King
In the Trenches: The Battle Between Archaeology and Biblical Criticism
Adventist Contributions to Archaeology
The Jesus Tomb (with Paul Ray)
Is the Bible Historically Reliable?
Forgotten Treasures of Biblical Archaeology
Moabites, Solomon's Pools and Other Mysteries at Jalul:
Report on the 2011 Season at Tall Jalul, Jordan
New Biblical Connections Discovered at Jalul
- Zadok, Ran
The Earliest Diaspora: The Judeans in Babylonia and Their Neighbors
- Zayadine, Fawzi
Recent Excavations at the Amman Citadel and Iraq el Amir
As-Sela of Edom and the Rock of the Nabataeans
- Ziese, Mark
The Tragedies of Tell Taanek