William W. Orrange (wO)

Staff profile
Processed January 2020

In the storage room at Mozan (click to enlarge)

Curriculum vitae

December 23, 1935 Born, North Tonawanda, New York, USA
1957B.A. Classics, Canisius College, Buffalo, New York, USA
1960-61Graduate studies in Classics, University of California, Los Angeles
xxxArchaeology courses, Stanford University Continuing Studies Program and UCLA Extension: Byzantine, Biblical, Etruscan, Minoan/Mycenaean, Mesopotamian

Archaeological field work

1998Student excavator (Stanford), Roman site, Le Grand Saint Bernard, Switzerland.
1998Student excavator (University of Virginia), 19th century plantation, Poplar Forest, Virginia, USA
1999Student excavator (UC San Diego), Bronze Age site, Wadi Fidan, Jordan
2000Student excavator (Etruscan Society), Etruscan sites at La Piana and Malignano, Italy
2001Excavation supervisor, Roman site, Pisidian Antioch, Turkey
2002Excavation supervisor, Bronze Age through Hellenic site, Tel Qarqur, Syria
2004-presentDirector of photographic archive, Urkesh/Mozan Archaeological Project

Tasks at Mozan

  • Organization and maintenance of photographic archive in the field
  • Processing digital photos and videos and linking them to the field record
  • Coordination with unit directors in the field
  • Legacy work with pre-digital photographic record
  • Artifact storage supervisor