Institute of Archaeology Institute of Archaeology
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
About the Institute Academic Programs Departments & Units People Excavations Events & Seminars Exhibits Publications Library
Prehistoric Archaeology
Archaeology of the Biblical Period
Classical Archaeology
Civilizations of the Ancient Near East
People
Visiting Scholars

Computerized Archaeology
Restoration & Conservation
Photography
Graphic Documentation
Collections
Daphna Tzoran

Daphna Tsoran

E-mail: daphnat@savion.huji.ac.il

Academic education:

1991 B.A., Hebrew University of Jerusalem (archaeology and History of Art)
2013 Diploma in Curatorial and Museum Studies, Tel Aviv University
Graduate student (M.A.) in archaeology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem


Exhibition Curator:

  • “The Early Days, The 70th Anniversary of The Museum for Jewish Antiquities, Institute of Archaeology”, Institute of Archaeology Exhibition Hall, The Hebrew University,
    2011- Today
  • The Mount Scopus Botanical Garden Preservation Project Research:
    Nicanor Burial Cave Exhibition in the Mount Scopus Botanical Garden
    preservation project, Ran Morin, 2008
“The Early Days, The 70th Anniversary of The Museum for Jewish Antiquities, Institute of Archaeology”, Institute of Archaeology Exhibition Hall, The Hebrew University, 2011- Today The Mount Scopus Botanical Garden Preservation Project Research: Nicanor Burial Cave Exhibition in the Mount Scopus Botanical Garden preservation project, Ran Morin, 2008

Assistant Curator:

  • “The Story of Masada”
    - Institute of Archaeology Exhibition Hall, The Hebrew University, 1993
    - Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, 1994
    - BYU Museum of Art, Provo, Utah, USA, 1997
    - The Max and Iris Stern Gallery, The Hebrew University, 2002

  • “House of the Bronzes: A Treasure of Metal Objects from the Fatimid Period in Tiberias”,
    - Institute of Archaeology Exhibition Hall, The Hebrew University, 1999

  • “The Hasmonean Winter Palaces in the Jericho Valley",
    - The Max and Iris Stern Gallery, The Hebrew University, 2000

  • “From Scythopolis to Beisan: Excavations in Ancient Bet Shean”,
    - The Max and Iris Stern Gallery, The Hebrew University, 2005

  • “From Abraham to Jesus”,
    - Travelling Exhibition, USA, 2006
    - The Masada Museum, 2007

  • “The Birth of Christianity: A Jewish Story”,
    - The Houston Museum of Natural Science, Houston, Taxas, USA, 2008

  • “The Dead Sea Scroll and the Bible: Ancient Artifacts, Timeless Treasures”
    - The Milwaukee Pablic Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, 2009
    - SouthWestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Taxas, USA, 2012