Team

Principal Investigators

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

together with: Dr. G√ľler AteŇü (Celal Bayar √úniversitesi Manisa) and Dr. Ulrich Mania (Deutsches Arch√§ologisches 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 G√ľler AteŇü and Ulrich Mania, both classical archaeologists, he leads the archaeological research within our project.

 

Prof. Dr. Brigitta Sch√ľtt (Freie Universit√§t Berlin)

Brigitta Sch√ľtt is Professor of Physical Geography and brings her many years of experience in international geo- and landscape archaeological research to our project. Daniel Knitter is in charge for the modeling aspects of the project, integrating the results from archaeology and geography.

 

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 | √Ėsterreichisches Arch√§ologisches Institut ‚Äď √Ėsterreichische 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-R√ľdiger Teegen (Physical Anthropology, Palaeopathology | Ludwig-Maximilians-Universit√§t M√ľnchen) (temporarily)

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

Ihsan Yenerońülu M.A. (Bauforschung | Technische Universit√§t 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 √úniversitesi)

Prof. Dr. Ňěerif BarńĪŇü¬†(Kocaeli √úniversitesi)

Prof. Dr. Hasan B√∂ke (ńįzmir Y√ľksek Teknoloji Enstit√ľs√ľ)

Dr. Jérémie Chameroy (Römisch-Germanisches Zentralmuseum Mainz)

Prof. Dr. Emin √áift√ßi (ńįstanbul Teknik √úniversitesi)

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

ArŇü. G√∂r. Dr. Mehmet Dońüan¬†(Ege √úniversitesi Izmir)

Prof. Dr. Stefan Feuser (Universität Bonn)

Prof. Dr. BaŇüak ńįpekońülu (ńįzmir Y√ľksek Teknoloji Enstit√ľs√ľ)

ArŇü. G√∂r. Dr. ńįsmail Kaplanvural (Kocaeli √úniversitesi)

Dr. Jörn Lang (Universität Leipzig)

Prof. Dominik Lengyel¬†(Brandenburgisches Technische Universit√§t Cottbus ‚Äď Senftenberg)

doc. PhDr. Peter Pav√ļk, PhD (Charles University Prague)

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

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

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

√Ėńür. G√∂r. Dr. Kerem Ňěerifaki (ńįzmir Y√ľksek Teknoloji Enstit√ľs√ľ)

apl. Prof. Dr. Wolf-R√ľdiger Teegen¬†(Ludwig-Maximilians-Universit√§t M√ľnchen)

Doç. Dr. Murat Tozan (Ege Üniversitesi Izmir)

Do√ß. Dr. Elif Uńüurlu SańüńĪn (ńįzmir Y√ľksek Teknoloji Enstit√ľs√ľ)

Nilg√ľn Ustura (Bergama Museum Directorate)

Prof. Dr. Andreas Victor Walser¬†(Universit√§t Z√ľrich)

Arne Weiser¬†(Hochschule f√ľr Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin)

Dr. Kai Wellbrock¬†(Technische Hochschule L√ľbeck)

 

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