Ever since our first issue, leading scholars have graced BAR’s editorial advisory board and contributed their perspectives to shaping the magazine. This year we’re pleased and proud to welcome eight more members to this distinguished body.
Jane M. Cahill: leading scholar of Iron Age Jerusalem and senior staff member of Yigal Shiloh’s City of David excavations.
James H. Charlesworth: George L. Collord Professor of New Testament Language and Literature at Princeton Theological Seminary.
Sidnie White Crawford: professor of Hebrew Bible and chair of the department of classics and religious studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
John F. Kutsko: executive director of the Society of Biblical Literature.
Jodi Magness: Kenan Distinguished Professor for Teaching Excellence in Early Judaism at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
Amihai Mazar: Eleazer Sukenik Chair in the Archaeology of Israel at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and director of the ongoing excavations at Tel Rehov in the Beth-Shean Valley.
Eilat Mazar: research fellow at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and director of the City of David excavations.
Samuel D. Turner: philanthropist and supporter of BAR projects, including dig scholarships and excavations.