Professor Amelie Kuhrt FBA

My areas of expertise lie in the social, cultural and political history of the ancient Middle East (c.3000-100 BC), especially the Assyrian, Babylonian, Persian and Seleucid empires.

Elected 2001

UK Fellow
2001
Classics

Current post

Professor Emeritus of Ancient Near Eastern History, University College London

Past appointments

University College London Professor Emeritus of Ancient Near Eastern History, University College London

Jan 1997 -

University College London Lecturer, Reader, Professor of Ancient Near Eastern History

Jan 1979 -

Publications

Achaemenid history (vols II-IV, VI and VIII) 1987-1994

From Samarkhand to Sardis 1993

The ancient Near East, c.3000-330 BC (2 vols) 1995

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