Dr. Marwan Fayaz Abu Khalef is a practicing archeologist specializing in Islamic Art. Currently, Dr. Khalef serves as the Director of the Institute of Art and Archeology and lectures at Al Quds University.
Dr. Doron Bar is a cultural-geographer, working of holy space and pilgrimage sites. He teaches at the Department of Theory and History in Bezalel and at the Schechter Institute of Jewish Studies.
Moshe Caine is a practicing photographer and multimedia producer specializing in digital imaging, virtual reality and interactive communications. He is a senior lecturer in the Department of Photography and Digital Imaging at the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem and Head of the Department of Interactive Communications at the Hadassah College Jerusalem.
Architect David Guggenheim is a practicing architect specializing in conservation and renewal projects. He is a senior lecturer, in the Department of Architecture at Bezalel, Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem. He serves on many professional-academic bodies in Israel and abroad including the ICOMOS Scientific Committee on Vernacular Architecture.
Ms. Rawan Haddad is responsible for the day-to-day administrative duties of the JSSD team. Ms. Haddad holds a diploma in Administration and has many years of experience with JSSD in a variety of fields including public relations and project coordinator.
Architect Osama Hamdam is a practicing architect, specializing in the conservation and restoration of historical sites. He current serves as the Director of the Mosaic Center in Jericho and as a lecturer in the Department of Conservation and Restoration at Al Quds University.
Mr. Mohammad Jaradat is a practicing archaeologist, specializing in applying archaeological databases and geographic information systems to the field of antiquities.
Ms. Elizabeth Koch serves as Project Coordinator for the PUSH project.
Mr. Khaled Nassar is the General Director of the Jordan Society for Sustainable Development and an ecologist and environmental management specialist. He served at the Royal Society for Conservation of Nature as the central ecologist for nature reserves in Jordan and is considered one of the key biodiversity and natural heritage consultants in Jordan.
Dr. Yusuf Natsheh is a specialist in Islamic Architecture and the architectural heritage of Jerusalem's Old City. Dr. Natsheh is a lecturer at Al Quds University.
Professor Michael Turner is a practicing architect, currently teaches in the Department of Architecture at Bezalel, Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem holding the UNESCO Chair in Urban Design and Conservation Studies. He serves on many professional-academic bodies including being the incumbent chairman of the Israel World Heritage Committee.
Dr. Mohammed Waheeb holds a PhD in Archeology and Tourism and currently serves on the faculty of the Queen Rania Institute of Tourism and Heritage at the Hashemite University. Dr. Waheeb is considered one of the foremost experts on archeology and tourism in the region and has published numerous articles and books concerning Jordan's archeological and cultural heritage. Dr. Waheeb discovered and directed the excavation of the Bethany Beyond the River Baptism Site for six years. Dr. Waheeb is a board member for the Jordan Society for Sustainable Development.