Prof. Erella Hovers
Ph.D. 1998, Hebrew University
- Plio-Pleistocene archaeology in East Africa
- The Middle Paleolithic of the Levant
- The evolution of symbolism and art
- Lithic technology
- Subsistence and mobility (land-use strategies) of early hominins
- Taphonomy and site formation processes
- Archaeological theory
- Man and Environment in Nahal Amud in the Upper Pleistocene
- Excavations in the Early Stone Age site of Melka Wakena, south central Ethiopia (with T. Gossa Aredo, A. Asrat, P. Renne, Elizabeth Niespolo, B. Martinez-Navarro)
- Excavation and publication of the Middle Stone Age site of Goda Buticha, southeast Ethiopia (with D. Pleurdeau, A. Leplongeon, C. Tribal, O. Pearson, Z. Assefa, A. Asrat)
- The Neandertal site of Amud Cave, Israel : excavations (1991-1994) and publication of interdisciplinary research results (with Y. Rak, W. Kimbel, R. Rabinovich, P. Goldberg, Y. Goren, M. Madella and others).
- Late Pliocene archaeology in Hadar, Northern Ethiopia: excavations (1994, 2000-2002) and publication of interdisciplinary research results (with C. Feibel, B. Martinze-Navarro, T. Goldman, C. Campisano, W. Kimbel and others).
- Excavations in the Middle Paleolithic open-air site of 'Ein Qashish'
Current: Masha Krakovsky, Chen Zeigen
Mae Goder (graudated 1997); Nira Alperson (graduated 2001); Talia Goldman (graduated 2004); Rachel Pear (graduated 2004);
Hila Ashkenazi (graduated 2005); Ravid Ekhstian (graduated 2006); Ariel Malinsky-Buller (graduated 2008); Micka Ullman (graduated 2015); Nadav Nir (graduated 2016)
Current: Laura Centi; Tegenu Gossa;
Mae Goder (graduated 2015); Ravid Ekshtain (graduated 2015); Ariel Malinsky-Buller (graduated 2015)
Photographs and Figures