Ross K. Nichols is a biblical researcher, author, and educator. He has travelled extensively to Israel over the past decade, leading tours and conducting biblical research. He has participated in several archaeological excavations and has mapped and surveyed the desert regions associated with the biblical narratives with a particular emphasis on the quest to identify the locations mentioned in the wilderness itineraries of the Pentateuch. He is a Vice President of United Israel World Union and his weekly classes in Biblical studies are live-streamed to a growing, global audience. He is a regular guest on the Bible discussion podcast, Truth2U, with Jono Vandor. Most notably, Ross is the author of The Moses Scroll and a popular blog related to emerging Shapira research.