Prof. Aaron Burke

"Climate Change and the Origins of Amorite Cultures in the Ancient Near East"

Professor Burke will be joining our Stanford AIA Chapter on Friday, April 16, 2021 at 7:00pm, via Zoom
Lecture is free and open to the public.

Aaron Burke is with the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Culture at UCLA, and holds his degrees from Wheaton College (B.A.) and the University of Chicago (Ph.D.). His areas of specialization are the archaeology of ancient Israel and the Levant, warfare in the ancient Near East, Phoenicians, historical geography, and cultural heritage management. He has conducted fieldwork in Israel, Turkey, and Egypt, and is currently the Co-Director of the Jaffa Cultural Heritage Project excavations.

For more information on Professor Burke:

Professor Burke's University site, Deparatment of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, UCLA