David Whitehouse is executive director of The Corning Museum of Glass. He studied archeology at Cambridge University, and from 1966 to 1973, while holding the Wainwright Fellowship at Oxford University, he directed seven seasons of excavations at Siraf on the Persian Gulf. Subsequently, he was director of The British Institute of Afghan Studies in Kabul, Afghanistan (1973-1974), and The British School at Rome (1974-1984). In 1984, Dr. Whitehouse joined The Corning Museum of Glass, where he coordinated the Corning showing of the exhibition "Glass of the Caesars" in 1987 and co-authored the accompanying catalog. He edits the Journal of Glass Studies and is the author or co-author of more than 400 books and articles.Whitehouse, David is the author of 'Corning Museum of Glass A Decade of Glass Collecting 1900-1999' with ISBN 9780810967106 and ISBN 0810967103.