Lab Director - J. Theodore (Ted) Peña

Ted Peña serves as Director of the RMCL.  He is Professor of Roman Archaeology in the Department of Classics at UC Berkeley, where he is also  a member of the Faculty of the Graduate Group in Ancient History  and Mediterranean Archaeology and an affiliate of the Archaeological Research Facility.  

His research interests include the archaeology of Roman and pre-Roman Italy, Roman ceramics, the Roman economy, ceramic analysis, material culture studies and text-based archaeology.  

He currently directs two research projects - the Palatine East Pottery Project and the Pompeii Artifact Life History Project.

Email:  tpena@berkeley.edu