Elena Asero (eA)

Staff profile
Processed on May 22, 2009

Curriculum vitae

Born October 14th 1966 Italy
October 1980-June 1985Secondary-school diploma. State Institute of Tourist "C. Varalli" of Milan.
October 1997-June 2001Degree to Archaeology and Art of History of the Ancient Near East. University of Venice.
October 2004 - presentSpecialization post-University. Curriculum archaeological - 17 subjects divided as follows: 6 archaeologies (History of the Ancient Near East , Egypt, Hellenistic and Islamic Asia, 4 histories (Ancient Near Orient , Egypt and Near Orient Hellenistic) and 7 linguistics and philological (sumerian, akkadian, Aramaic egyptology, hittitology and old Persian). Centro Studi Del Vicino Oriente of Milan.

Archaeological field work

July 2000The Institute of Archaeology of Tel Aviv University e The Pennsylvania State University. Member of archaeological dig to Megiddo in the M area, where are the Late Bronze tombs .
May 2002Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in cooperation with Reasearcher National Center. Member project geophysical survey of the Italian Archaeological Mission of Pyrgos-Cyprus of the CNR.
July-August 2008Mozan / Urkesh Archaeological Project - IIMAS - The International Institute for Mesopotamian Area Studies

Academic Writings

August-October 2000Comité Interuniversitaire de Recherche sur Chypre - Université de Nancy II Nancy - Francia. Title of the research: "The economic role of Cyprus in its relationship with the Syrian Cost in pre-classical times".
June 2001"Iconography and composition of Ashurbanipal's sculptures at Niniveh (668 - 627 B.C.)", graduation thesis. Degree to Archaeology and Art of History of the Ancient Near East. Supervisor prof. Elena Rova, Prof. Lucio Milano. University of Venice.

Tasks at Mozan

2008Participated in field excavations. Analyzed pottery and described objects in the lab. Worked on the Global record for units J6 to prepare them for publishing.

Data authored for the Urkesh Global Record

Entries in J6
Files in J6