Uni-Tübingen

Dr. Virginia R. Herrmann

Kontakt

Schloss Hohentübingen, Institut für die Kulturen des Alten Orients (IANES)
Burgsteige 11
Raum 229
72070 Tübingen
Tel.: +49-(0)7071-29-76773
Email: virginia.herrmannspam prevention@uni-tuebingen.de


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Akademischer Werdegang

seit Juni 2014 Head of the Junior Research Group “Forging the Political Landscape in Iron Age Turkey,” Institute for Ancient Near Eastern Studies; Co-Director, Chicago-Tübingen Archaeological Project in Samal
2019 - 2020 Consulting Scholar, University of Pennsylvania, Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Nov. 2019 Harris Distinguished Visiting Professor, Dartmouth College, Department of Anthropology
Dez. 2011 - Jan. 2015 Co-Kuratorin, Sonderausstellung "In Remembrance of Me: Feasting with the Dead in the Ancient Middle East", Oriental Institute Museum, University of Chicago (Chicago, Illinois, USA)
Jan. - März 2014 Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, Dartmouth College (Hanover, New Hampshire, USA)
Juli 2012 - Juni 2014 Visiting Scholar, Department of Anthropology, Dartmouth College (Hanover, New Hampshire, USA)
Project: Urban Plans and Sociopolitical Change at Iron Age Sam’al (Zincirli Höyük, Turkey)
Juli 2011 - Sept. 2012 Postdoctoral Research Project Professional, Ashkelon Excavations, Oriental Institute, University of Chicago and Semitic Museum, Harvard University
Juni 2011 PhD in Near Eastern Archaeology, University of Chicago
Dissertation: Society and Economy under Empire at Iron Age Sam’al (Zincirli Höyük, Turkey)
2005 MA in Near Eastern Archaeology, University of Chicago
2002 BA in Classics and Old World Art and Archaeology, Brown University

Forschungsschwerpunkte

  • Vorderasiatische Archäologie
  • Alte Levante, Anatolien und Mesopotamien
  • Türkei, Syrien, Israel/Palästina
  • Neu-Assyrisches Reich
  • Reichsarchäologie
  • Monumente und kulturelles Gedächtnis
  • Antiker Städtebau
  • Haushaltsarchäologie
  • Toten- und Ahnenkult

Publikationen

Edited Volumes

2018        

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Journal Articles

In press        

  • Herrmann, V.R. and J.D. Schloen. “Middle Bronze Age Zincirli: The Date of ‘Hilani I’ and the End of MB II.” Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research 385.

2019        

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Book Chapters

Peer-Reviewed Chapters
In press        

  • Herrmann, V.R. “Style, Materiality, and the 'Resource Turn': A Case Study from the Luxury Arts of the Iron Age Levant,” in RessourcenKulturen: Konzepte und Andwendungen. Edited by S. Teuber et al.    

2019    

2018        

2014  

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Other Chapters

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2019    

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2016    

  • Herrmann, V.R. and J.D. Schloen. "Assyrian Impact on the Kingdom of Sam'al: The View from Zincirli," in The Provincial Archaeology of the Assyrian Empire. McDonald Institute Monographs. Edited by J. MacGinnis, D. Wicke, and T. Greenfield. Cambridge: McDonald Institute for Archeological Research, pp. 265–74.
  • Schloen, J.D. and V.R. Herrmann. “Zincirli Höyük Excavations 2015,” in Kazı Sonuçları Toplantısı 38, vol. 3, 173–186.
  • Lang, M., M. Abbt, G. Bigga, J.T. Herrmann, V.R. Herrmann, K. Körner, F. Schwabe, and D. Svoboda. “A Swabian in the Orient. In the Footsteps of Julius Euting.” Keep the Revolution Going: Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Conference on Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology. Edited by S. Campana, et al. Oxford: Archaeopress, pp. 1027–32.

2014        

 

Popular Publications

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2014