Corinth Excavations Director- Christopher A. Pfaff

Christopher Pfaff (B.A. Ohio Wesleyan University, M.A. University of Minnesota, M.A. and Ph.D. Institute of Fine Arts of New York University) specializes in the study of Greek art and architecture. He is the author of The Argive Heraion, I: The Architecture of the Classical Temple of Hera (Princeton: American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 2003), and he has written several articles on the Archaic architecture and Early Iron Age finds of Corinth. He has served as the Director of the Corinth Excavations of the American School since 2017, while also holding the position of Associate Professor in the Department of Classics at Florida State University. He has thus far written three reports on the current excavations (two published in Hesperiain 2020 and 2021, and one forthcoming). Beyond his work at Corinth he is currently preparing a monograph (jointly authored with Carol Lawton) on the architectural sculpture of the Classical Temple of Hera at the Argive Heraion.