Dhiban Excavation and Development Project

The Dhiban Excavation and Development Project (DEDP) investigates the archaeology, environment, and history of Dhiban, a Middle Eastern town located today in west-central Jordan. Dhiban has been settled intermittently over the past five millennia and is today the largest town on the Dhiban Plateau. Information about the Dhiban 2012 Field School is online.

2012 Dhiban Field School

Students affiliated with the Associated Colleges of the Midwest (ACM), visit: http://serc.carleton.edu/acm_face/dhiban/ index.html

All other applicants can apply through Berkeley Summer Sessions after February 1, 2012. Visit http://summer.berkeley.edu/summerabroad/dhiban for more information.

DEDP is a collaborative project involving scholars from Europe, the Middle East, and North America.

This website is a gateway to information about Dhiban’s history and archaeology, the project’s research findings, and recent news and announcements.