James C. WrightDirector, Nemea Valley Archaeological Project
Bryn Mawr College
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Bryn Mawr PA
James C. Wright is Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences of Bryn Mawr College and Professor in the Department of Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology. He is a gradaute of Haverford College (B.A. 1968) and Bryn Mawr College (M.A. 1972, Ph.D. 1978). He has participated in excavations in England, Italy and Greece. Since 1983 he has directed the Nemea Valley Archaeological Project (Greece). His special areas of research are the Aegean Bronze Age and Classical Greek civilization. He has held a Fulbright Fellowship to Greece and an Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship to Germany and has received grants from the American Council of Learned Societies, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Geographic Society, and the Institute for Aegean Prehistory. He is a representative on the Managing Committee of the American School of Classical Studies Athens, Greece; is active on committees of the Archaeological Institute of America; and is also a member of the Society for American Archaeology and the American Anthropological Association.