Erez Ben Yosef
Expert in Ancient/Medieval Period
University of California--San Diego
Erez Ben Yosef is a Professor in the Department of Archaeology at Tel Aviv University and the head of the archaeological expedition to the ancient copper mines of Timna ("Solomon's Mines"). Dr. Ben-Yosef has authored multiple research papers on archaeometallurgy, archaeomagnetism and Iron Age archaeology. His scholarly interests include archaeological sciences, biblical archaeology, geo-archaeology and more, and also the role of archaeology in shaping modern Israel. He received his Ph.D. from the University of California at San Diego (2010).