Mazal tov to Dr. Shira Gur-Arieh!

Great news!! Shira Gur-Arieh’s PhD dissertation has been approved by BIU!

The title of the dissertation was: An Experimental, Ethnoarchaeological and Archaeological Study of Cooking Installations: Case Studies from Iron Age Southern Levant, which is an interdisciplinary study of cooking installations (and in particular, Philistine hearths) from the Iron Age Levant and related issues.

Dr. Gur-Arieh, who currently has a prestigious post-doc position at the Max-Planck Center for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, has not yet announced when she will start seeing patients…


Way to go Shira!