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Dr. Herr

Dr. Jean-Jacques Herr

LMU Incoming Research fellow in the Peshdar Plain Project at the Alexander von Humboldt-Professorship for the
Ancient History of the Near and Middle East


Historisches Seminar der LMU
Alte Geschichte
Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1
80539 München

Visiting Address: Historicum, Schellingstr. 12, Room K501

Phone: +49 (0) 89 / 2180 - 5548

Licence in Archaeology at the University of Strasbourg (2007-2010) and Erasmus student in Classics Studies at Trinity College Dublin (2009-2010). Focus on Near Eastern Archaeology at the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne for the Master degree (2010-2012). Second Master degree at Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes (2012-2013) and funded PhD (2013-2018), a study of the excavation archives of Tell Masaikh (Syria) about the pottery and the stratigraphy of the Neo-Assyrian Period.

Academic positions: Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter am Lehrstuhl von Prof. Dr. Karen Radner (2016-2017 Mitarbeiter 65%).

Participation in excavations in Elsass (INRAP), Italy (Villa San Silvestro), Crete (Dreros), Iraqi Kurdistan (Qasr Shemamok, Dinka Settlement Complex and Gird-i Rostam), the survey in Suleimaniah Governorate (Ranya, Peshdar and Bngird districts). Since 2015, member of the Peshdar Plain Project in Iraqi Kurdistan.