|Dr. Kenoyer was born and raised in India. He did his B.A., M.A. and Ph.D (1983) from the University of California at Berkeley. He was a student of the late George F. Dales with whom he co-authored Excavations at Mohenjo-daro, Pakistan: The Pottery. He speaks several South Asian languages fluently and has excavated in Pakistan and India for almost twenty-five years. His particular interests include ancient technologies and crafts and he has worked with craftspeople in both Pakistan and India to replicate ancient pottery, jewelry and other objects.