Aaron Brody joined the faculty of Pacific School of Religion in 2002 as Assistant Professor of Bible and Archaeology and the Director of the Bade Museum. Brody holds a Ph.D. and M.A. in Near Eastern Archaeology and Hebrew Bible Studies from Harvard University, and a B.A. from the University of California at Berkeley. His field work has been conducted primarily at Tel Ashkelon and Tel Nami. His primary research interests include archaeological interpretations of the society and economy of Bronze & Iron Age cultures, maritime and deep water archaeology and archaeology, and the study of religions. Recent publications include the monograph Each Man Cried Out to His God: The Specialized Religion of Canaanite and Phoenician Seafarers.