Project members

Professor Jørgen Christian Meyer
Project leader
University of Bergen
Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion

Subject: Palmyra and the surrounding territories, historical period
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Dr. Michel al-Maqdissi
Directeur, Direction Générale des Antiquités et des Musées
Ministère de la Culture, Damascus

Dr. Walid El-Assad
Directeur des Musées de Palmyre

Associate professor Dr. Nils Anfinset
University of Bergen
Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion,
Subject: Palmyra and the surrounding territories, prehistoric period
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Postdoctoral fellow Dr. Eivind Heldaas Seland
University of Bergen
Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion,
Subject: Palmyra between Orient and Occident
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PhD-student Torbjørn Preus Schou
University of Bergen
Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion,
Subject: Preclassical Palmyra in regional context
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Dr. Roberta Tomber
British Museum
Subject: Palmyra and the Red Sea
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Professor Vincent Gabrielsen
University of Copenhagen
Saxo-Institute
Subject: Palmyra and Hellenism
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Associate Professor Marina Prusac Lindhagen
University of Oslo
Museum of Cultural History
Subject: Palmyrene sculpture
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Prof. emeritus Finn O. Hvidberg-Hansen
University of Aarhus
Subject: Epigraphy

Dr. John Møller Larsen
Postdoctoral fellow, University of Aarhus
Subject: Epigraphy
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PhD-candidate Elisabeth Katzy
University of Tübingen
Institut für die Kulturen des Alten Orients
Subject: Pottery
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Dr. Kristina Hesse
University of Uppsala
Subject: Bronze Age Palmyrena
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