The excavations were conducted by the Zinman Institute of Archaeology at the University of Haifa in cooperation with the Research Center for Mediterranean Archaeology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, the National Museum in Warsaw, and the Concordia University in St. Paul, Minnesota. The project is headed by Prof. Arthur Segal and the co-directors of the Sussita expedition are Prof. Jolanta Mlynarczyk, Dr. Mariusz Burdajewicz and Prof. Mark Schuler.