Victor Martínez

Victor M. Martínez is currently lecturer in the Department of Art at Arkansas State University.  He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and has been a visiting student at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”. 

He has published the terracotta sculpture from the Palatine East Excavations and is currently working on the western amphorae from the site as part of the Palatine East Pottery Project, for which he serves as associate director. 

Dr. Martínez is also co-director of the Najerilla Valley Research Project (, which seeks to document the material culture and processes of transformation from late Roman to Medieval world in the area of the upper Ebro Valley of Spain.