Bachelor of Arts in Classics cum laude, Davidson College, 1989. Master of Philosophy in Classical Archaeology, Oxford University, England, 1992. Doctor of Philisophy in Classical Archaeology, Oxford University, England, 1997.
Tutor Oxford University, England, 1993-1997. Assistant professor art history Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, 1997-1998, University Virginia, Charlottesville, since 1998. Assistant professor classics University Oklahoma, 2000—2001.
Assistant Balboura Survey, Lycia, Turkey, 1992-1993, Knossos excavation, Greece, 1995, Chios excavation, Greece, 2000.
Member British Institute Archaeology (Ankara, Turkey), Archaeol. Institute American, British School Athens, Oxford Archaeol. Society (life), Greek Archaeology Group (coordinator 1995-1996), Eta Sigma Phi (president 1988-1989), Tau Sigma Delta (faculty honorary member Virginia Polytechnic Institute 1998).