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Sharon Herbert Named Distinguished Professor at University of Michigan

We are delighted to share that Sharon Herbert, President of the Albright Institute’s Board of Trustees, has been honored with a Distinguished Professorship at the University of Michigan. This is one of the university’s top honors and is a great tribute to Sharon’s many accomplishments within and beyond the university. We congratulate her on this well-deserved […] Read more


The William F. Albright Institute of Archaeological Research in Jerusalem is pleased to announce the winner of the fifteenth annual competition for the Sean W. Dever Memorial Prize. This award offers $650 for the best published article or paper presented at a conference by a Ph.D. candidate in Syro-Palestinian or Biblical Archaeology. Authors may be […] Read more