Team

Principal Investigators

Prof. Dr. Felix Pirson (Erster Direktor Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Istanbul)

together with: Dr. Güler Ateş (Celal Bayar Üniversitesi Manisa) and Dr. Ulrich Mania (Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Istanbul)

Felix Pirson is a classical archaeologist and is head of the Istanbul Department of the German Archaeological Institute as well as of the Pergamon Excavation Project. Together with his two deputy excavation directors Güler Ateş and Ulrich Mania, both classical archaeologists, he leads the archaeological research within our project.

 

Prof. Dr. Brigitta Schütt (Freie Universität Berlin)

Brigitta Schütt is Professor of Physical Geography and brings her many years of experience in international geo- and landscape archaeological research to our project. 

 

 

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thekla Schulz-Brize (Technische Universität Berlin)

Thekla Schulz-Brize is Professor of Historical Building Research. With her wide experience in Hellenistic and Roman architecture in the eastern Mediterranean, she is the third main investigator of our interdisciplinary project.

 


Staff

Dr. Fabian Becker (Physical Geography | Freie Universität Berlin)

Dr. Philip Bes (Classical Archaeology | Österreichisches Archäologisches Institut – Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften) (temporarily, until 30 November 2023)

Robert Busch M.Sc. (Physical Geography | Freie Universität Berlin)

Léa Geisler M.A. (Bauforschung | Technische Universität Berlin)

Anneke Keweloh-Kaletta M.A. (Classical Archaeology | Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Istanbul)

Bernhard Ludwig M.Sc. (Field Archaeology and Landscape Archaeology | Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Istanbul)

apl. Prof. Dr. Wolf-Rüdiger Teegen (Physical Anthropology, Palaeopathology | Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München) (temporarily)

Xun Yang M.Sc. (Physical Geography | Chinese Scholarship Council | Freie Universität Berlin)

Ihsan Yeneroğlu M.A. (Bauforschung | Technische Universität Berlin)

 

Former staff members

Dr. Daniel Knitter (Physical Geography | Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel)

Julian Laabs M.Sc. (Prehistoric Archaeology | Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel)

Sandra Völkel M.A. (Classical Archaeology | Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Istanbul)


Partners

Dr. Zeki Mete Aksan (Sinop Üniversitesi)

Prof. Dr. Şerif Barış (Kocaeli Üniversitesi)

Prof. Dr. Hasan Böke (İzmir Yüksek Teknoloji Enstitüsü)

Dr. Jérémie Chameroy (Römisch-Germanisches Zentralmuseum Mainz)

Prof. Dr. Emin Çiftçi (İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi)

Dr. Anca Dan (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Paris)

Arş. Gör. Dr. Mehmet Doğan (Ege Üniversitesi Izmir)

Prof. Dr. Stefan Feuser (Universität Bonn)

Prof. Dr. Başak İpekoğlu (İzmir Yüksek Teknoloji Enstitüsü)

Arş. Gör. Dr. İsmail Kaplanvural (Kocaeli Üniversitesi)

Dr. Jörn Lang (Universität Leipzig)

Prof. Dominik Lengyel (Brandenburgisches Technische Universität Cottbus – Senftenberg)

doc. PhDr. Peter Pavúk, PhD (Charles University Prague)

Dr.-Ing. Katja Piesker (Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Architekturreferat)

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Rabbel (Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel)

Prof. Dr. Mehmet Somel (Middle East Technical University Ankara)

Öğr. Gör. Dr. Kerem Şerifaki (İzmir Yüksek Teknoloji Enstitüsü)

apl. Prof. Dr. Wolf-Rüdiger Teegen (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)

Doç. Dr. Murat Tozan (Ege Üniversitesi Izmir)

Doç. Dr. Elif Uğurlu Sağın (İzmir Yüksek Teknoloji Enstitüsü)

Nilgün Ustura (Bergama Museum Directorate)

Prof. Dr. Andreas Victor Walser (Universität Zürich)

Arne Weiser (Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin)

Dr. Kai Wellbrock (Technische Hochschule Lübeck)

We are grateful to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Turkey for the permission and support of our work.