Faculty & Staff


Mary Savina
Mary Savina ’72 Profile
Charles L. Denison Professor of Geology
Co-Director of Archaeology
Alex Knodell
Alex Knodell Profile
Assistant Professor of Classics
Off Campus: Fall 2017 through Spring 2018
Sudharshan Seneviratne
Sudharshan Seneviratne Profile
Benedict Distinguished Visiting Professor of Archaeology

Office Hours:  Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm; and by appointment

Emeriti Faculty

Nancy Wilkie at Meteora
Nancy Wilkie Profile
William H. Laird Professor of Classics, Anthropology, and the Liberal Arts, Emerita

A.B. Stanford University; M.A., Ph.D. University of Minnesota. Special interest in archaeology. Co-coordinator of the Archaeology Concentration. Began teaching at Carleton in 1974.


Jean Sherwin
Jean Sherwin
Administrative Assistant in Asian Languages and Literatures
Administrative Assistant in Classics
Administrative Assistant in Middle Eastern Languages
Liza Davis
Liza Davis ’16 Profile
Educational Associate in Archaeology

Other Faculty Involved in Archaeology

Austin Mason
Austin Mason Profile
Assistant Director of the Humanities Center for the Digital Humanities and Visiting Assistant Professor of History
Sarah Craft
Sarah Craft Profile
Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics