Dr. Matthew M. McCarty (UBC) is Assistant Professor of Roman Archaeology. His research focuses on the materiality of religious life in the Roman provinces, and particularly on the cults of Mithras. His past excavation work has been in Pompeii, Greece, and Tunisia.



Dr. Mariana Egri (Babes-Bolyai) is a Lecturer in Classical Archaeology. Her work looks at the interactions between the Mediterranean and the peoples living in the Danubian region, particularly as seen through pottery assemblages, and she has excavated extensively in Romania and abroad.


AurelDr. Aurel Rustoiu (Institute of Archaeology, Romanian Academy) is a Senior Research Fellow, whose research examines all facets of Iron Age Dacia and central Europe.