Tuesday, October 4, 2016

About

Pottery Reading (2015) discussing the style of the pot.

I am a Canadian archaeologist with my Ph.D. from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland in New Testament Theology. My dissertation was entitled “The Influence of Ancient Near Eastern Vassal Treaties on the Seven Prophetic Messages in Revelation with Special Reference to the Message to Smyrna.”  It is published by Gorgias Press under the title The Seven Messages of Revelation and Vassal Treaties: Literary Genre, Structure, and Function. Gorgias Dissertations Biblical Studies 41. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias Press, 2009).

I have been a field supervisor with the Tall el-Hammam (Sodom?) Excavation Project in Jordan since 2005. In 2005-06 I worked with the ArcImaging team, as the Director of Operations for the Mount Ararat Archaeological Research Expedition conducting Noah's Ark research.

I have been teaching for Liberty University Online, Rawlings School of Divinity since 2009 as an Assistant Professor and Subject Matter Expert (SME in Archaeology). I am also a field supervisor at the Tall el-Hammam (Sodom?) excavations in Jordan and Square Supervisor of the Shiloh excavations in Israel. I am on the board of directors of the Near East Archaeological Society (NEAS). I am also an associate member of the Associates for Biblical Research and publish articles in various archaeology Journals. I have written several books on theology and archaeology available through Amazon.com and published through my company Electronic Christian Media.