Dr. Avshalom Karasik

Avshalom Karasik

Research Interests: Typology and Classification of Ceramics, Computer Applications in Archaeology, Technological Aspects of Pottery Production, Typology and standardization of Royal Judean Storage Jars, Bronze and Iron ages at the Levant, The Bar-Kochva Revolt.

Ongoing Projects:

  • Excavations of Tel Dor, directed by Prof. Ilan Sharon (Hebrew University) and Dr. Ayelet Gilboa (Haifa University)
  • Survey at Kharuba: A village site near Modi'in where, according to the Talmudic tradition, the Bar-Kochva rebellion was originated.