Catherine and William L. Magistretti Distinguished Professor of Near Eastern Studies
Department of Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures and Office for the History of Science and Technology and
Graduate Group in Ancient History and Mediterranean Archaeology
262 Social Sciences Bld
Berkeley, CA 94720-1940
Assyriology, with a focus on Akkadian scholastic texts of the second and first millennia B.C.E.
History of science, with a focus on Babylonian astronomy and astrology.
Philology, cultural history, and the impact of the philosophy of science on the historiography of ancient science, with a focus on the reception of Babylonian astronomy and astrology into the wider field of history of science.
Akkadian, Mesopotamian history, history of science and religion, ancient astronomy