About Dr. Romano

Dr. Romano is the Nicholas and Athena Karabots Professor of Greek Archaeology, School of Anthropology, University of Arizona. He is a member of the GIDP Committee in Remote Sensing and Spatial Analysis.

Dr. Romano has been involved in archaeological work in Greece for 45 years and is a specialist in the Ancient Olympic Games, Greek and Roman cities and sanctuaries, ancient surveying, and modern cartographic and survey techniques to reveal and study ancient sites. He has directed the Corinth Computer Project since 1988, and he is the Director of the Archaeological Mapping Lab. Since 2004, Dr. Romano is the Field Director and Co-Director of the Mt. Lykaion Excavation and Survey Project.

Nicholas and Athena Karabots Professor of Greek Archaeology

Director, Archaeological Mapping Lab

Archaeological Mapping Lab

Haury Anthropology Building, Room 408A

School of Anthropology
University of Arizona

1009 East South Campus Drive
P.O.Box 210030
Tucson, AZ 85721-0030 U.S.A.

Research Projects


  • A.B., Art and Archaeology, Washington University, St. Louis, 1969
  • M.A. (with Honors), Physical Education, University of Oregon, 1972
  • Ph.D., Classical Archaeology, University of Pennsylvania, 1981