Prof. Gil Gambash, co-director

Gil Gambash is a classical historian, studying the ancient Mediterranean. He is the former chair of the Department of Maritime Civilizations and former director of the Recanati Institute for Maritime Studies at the University of Haifa. He is the co-founder and director of the Haifa Center for Mediterranean History.

Dr. Zur Shalev, co-director

Head of the Department of General History, Faculty of Humanities, Haifa Center for Mediterranean History, University of Haifa.


Dr. David Friesem, research member

Senior lecturer of environmental history and the head of the Laboratory for Environmental Microhistory at the Department of Maritime Civilizations, University of Haifa.

Dr. Anna Gutgarts, research member

A historian of the Middle Ages, working on urban development in the Mediterranean between the 11th and 13th centuries and in the history of the Latin East. The Department of General History, Faculty of Humanities, University of Haifa.