• Professor of Archaeology in the Department of Archaeology and Ancient Near Eastern Civilizations, Tel Aviv University
  • Director of the Megiddo Expedition and Co-Director of the European Research Project “Reconstructing Ancient Israel: The Exact and Life Sciences Perspective (2009-2014)
  • Author of The Archaeology of the Israelite Settlement (1988), Living on the Fringe (1995), The Bible Unearthed (2001), David and Solomon (2006 – the latter two with Neil Asher Silberman) and The Forgotten Kingdom (2013, won of the Prix Delalande Guérineau, 2014, of the Institut de France, l'Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres)
  • Laureate of the Dan David Prize in the Past Dimension, Archaeology (2005); named Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French Minister of Culture (2009); Doctorate Doctorate honoris causa from the University of Lausanne (2010); 'correspondant étranger' of the French Académie des Inscriptions et Belles Lettres

 
Fieldwork
Director of the Megiddo Expedition
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Projects
Reconstructing Ancient (Biblical) Israel: The Exact and Life Sciences Perspective, with Steve Weiner of the Weizmann Institute of Science, funded by the European Research Council, Advanced Grants
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Events
Doctor honoris causa, the University of Lausanne
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