Dr. Gregg E. Gardner

Gregg E. Gardner
Visiting Lecturer
Associate Professor and Diamond Chair in Jewish Law and Ethics Department of Classical, Near Eastern, and Religious Studies The University of British Columbia

Research interests and projects

  • Material Culture of Jews and Judaism in the Hellenistic, Roman, and Byzantine Periods (4th century BCE through 7th century CE)
  • Archaeology of Israel in the Hellenistic, Roman, and Byzantine Periods
  • Horvat Midras Excavation Project
  • Household Religion
  • Material Religion
  • The Rabbis and Archaeology
  • Ancient Ethnic-Religious Diversity
  • Economic History of the Greco-Roman Mediterranean
  • Economic Theory and Ancient History
  • Second Temple era and Classical Rabbinic Literature
  • Wealth, Poverty, and Charity in Rabbinic Literature and Jewish Antiquity