Area A

Assistant Supervisor

Dr. Carroll M. Kobs

Assistant Dig Director and Ceramics Registrar, Tall al-Hammam Excavation Project (TeHEP), Jordan



2013, Ph.D.; Archaeology and Biblical History; Trinity Southwest University.

2008, M.A,; Archaeology and Biblical  History; Trinity Southwest University.

2006, Certificate; Archaeological Square Supervisor Training; Trinity Southwest University Field School.

1983, B.A.; Interdepartmental Major Sec; Trinity University, San Antonio, TX.


Scholarly Pursuits:

Asst. Dig Director, TeHEP, Jordan, 2013, 2012.

Ceramics Registrar, TeHEP, Jordan, 2010 to present.

Square Supervisor, Abel Beth Maacah, Israel, 2013.

Field Supervisor, TeHEP, Jordan, 2011.

Square Supervisor, TeHEP, Jordan, 2006-2010.

Asst. Ceramics Registrar, TeHEP, Jordan, 2008 – 2009.

Volunteer, TeHEP, Jordan, 2005.

Volunteer, Arbeia Roman Fort Excavation, South Shields, England, 2001.



2014       Data and Insights from the Tall al-Hammam Excavation Project 2005-2013: Seven Seasons of Ceramics and Eight Seasons of Objects. (Dissertation in press)


2013       Collins, S., C.M. Kobs, and P. Silvia (2013) The Tall al-Hammam Excavation Project Field Manual. New Mexico: TSU Press.

2013       Collins, S., K. Tarawneh, C.M. Kobs, and G.A Byers (2013) The Tall el-Hammam Excavation Project: End of Season Activity Report—Season Eight: 2013 Excavation, Exploration, and Survey. Filed with the Jordan Department of Antiquities 8 March 2013.

2011       Kobs, C.M., S. Collins, H. Aljarrah, and H. Bonnette (2011) A Plaque Figurine at Tall al- Hammam, Season Six (2011). Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan 55:609- 621.