General Director of Georgian National Museum and the Dmanisi excavation project leader.
D. Lordkipanidze is a corresponding Member of the Georgian National Academy of Sciecnces, a foreign Member of the United States National Academy of Sciences and a Fellow of the World Academy of Art and Science (U.S.).
Prof. Dr. David Lordkipanidze's full publications' list
Georgia's Order of Honour (2000)
Award of the Prince of Monaco (2001)
French Order of "Palmes Academiques" (2002)
French Order of Honour (2006)
Rolex Award for Enterprise (2004)