Co-author of Stone Garden Guide to Armenia and Karabagh, (ISBN 0967212081) by Matthew Karanian and Robert Kurkjian. Associate Dean at the American University of Armenia. Other books: "Out of Stone," (pub. 1999, co-author with Robert Kurkjian) and "Edge of Time: Traveling in Armenia and Karabagh," (first ed. pub. 2001, second ed. pub. 2002, co-author with Robert Kurkjian).