Prof. Michal Artzy


Department of Maritime Civilizations

Research field: Bronze Age

Prof. Artzy is the head of the Leon Recanati Institute for Maritime Studies, and a professor in the departments of Maritime Civilizations and Archaeology. She is presently involved in coastal and underwater archaeology, especially of the Carmel Coast, where she has been working on anchorages in the Bronze Age and their international networks. She is co-directing the excavations at Tel Akko, concentrating on its landscape in antiquity and its anchorages and harbors, using geo-morphologic and geo-physical approaches.