Brad Erickson is a third year Ph.D. student in religious studies at UNC – Chapel Hill who focuses on the archaeology and texts of ancient Syro-Palestine. Brad is interested in the construction and on-line presentation of 3D, virtual space, specifically ancient synagogues and ancient cities. Before attending UNC, Brad graduated from Centre College in 2009 with a double major in History and Religious Studies. In 2012, he received a Masters of Divinity from Duke Divinity School. Brad has spent the last five summers working on the Huqoq Archaeological Project in the Galilee of Israel.