Dr. Iris Groman-Yaroslavski is an adjunct lecturer at the Archaeology department and research fellow at Zinman Institute of Archaeology in University of Haifa. She is an archaeologist that specializes in the prehistoric periods of the Near East and the Head of the first use-wear analysis laboratory in Israel. Her specialty is also in the field of experimental archaeology as a tool for reconstruction ancient technologies and traditions. Her laboratory provides teaching platforms with the largest reference collection of experimental tools in Israel. Her laboratory also offers analytical services for a variety of project and research questions for projects outside the University of Haifa.