Prof. Zissu Boaz
- 2003 - 2004 Postdoctoral Research, Calgary Institute for the Humanities, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
- 2002 - 2003 Postdoctoral Studies, Ancient History and Mediterranean Archaeology, University of California at Berkeley, USA.
- 1997 - 2002 Ph.D, Summa Cum Laude, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel.
- (Dissertation Title: Rural Settlement in the Judaean Hills and Foothills from the Late Second Temple Period to the Bar Kokhba Revolt), supervised by Prof. Dan Barag.
- 1992 - 1996 M.A. Summa Cum Laude, Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel.
- (Dissertation Title: The Necropolis of Jerusalem in the Second Temple Period: New Discoveries, 1980-1995), supervised by Prof. Dan Barag.
- 1988 - 1991 B.A. Magna Cum Laude, Archaeology & Interdisciplinary Program in History and Geography, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel.
- The archaeology of Israel during the Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantine periods.
- Historical geography of Jerusalem and Judea.
- Settlement patterns, private and public architecture and planning in the Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantine Near East.
- Classical and Byzantine material culture, with an emphasis on the research of the coins, pottery and glass finds.
- Archaeological recording and surveys methods.
- Architecture, art, archaeology and stratigraphy of man-made caves.
- Ancient agricultural technology in the Near East.