Prof. Aren Maeir

Email
Aren.Maeir@biu.ac.il
Office
Laboratory of the Tell es-Safi/Gath Archaeological Project, basement of the Jewish Studies Building (building 410)
Reception Hours
By appointment by email: arenmaeir@gmail.com
CV
Research

BA in archaeology and Jewish history (Hebrew University, 1986); PhD in archaeology (Hebrew University, 1997); Post-doctorate (MIT, 2003).

Research Areas:

  • Archaeology of the Land of Israel and its environs in the Bronze and Iron Age (Biblical Archaeology);
  • The Philistines and their culture;
  • Relations between Israel and Aram in the biblical period (Head of the Minerva Center for Israel and Aram Relations in the Biblical Period aramisrael.org)
  • The Tell es-Safi/Gath Archaeological Project (https://gath.wordpress.com/);
  • Ancient Jerusalem (Head of the Ingeburg Rennert Center for the Study of Jerusalem)
  • Archaeological Science
  • Relations of trade and culture in ancient times;
  • Western Pacific cultures (Oceania);
  • Associate editor of Israel Exploration Journal

 

 

 

Publications

Last Updated Date : 11/01/2023