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Department of Hebrew and Semitic Languages

Department Chairman Prof. Livnat Zohar

Office of department Chairman

Phone: 

972-3-5318226

Faxsimile: 

972-3-7384192

Department of Hebrew and Semitic Languages at Bar-Ilan University offers courses in Hebrew, other Semitic languages and Assyriology.
Studies in Hebrew are aimed at qualifying students in the following fields, among others: Biblical Hebrew, Mishnaic Hebrew, Medieval Hebrew, traditions of Hebrew, Modern Hebrew, Hebrew and Jewish languages; phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, discourse analysis, lexicology, lexicography, contact linguistics, sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, onomastics.
In the Semitic languages various dialects of Aramaic are taught, including Biblical Aramaic, Jewish Palestinian Aramaic and Jewish Babylonian Aramaic, in addition to other ancient Semitic languages. Studies in Assyriology include studies of Akkadian and Sumerian in cuneiform and in transliteration.

Faculty

Name Academic Rank
Cohen-Gross Dalia
Work phone: 03.531.8228
Fax: 03.7384169
Senior Teacher
Darshan Noga
Work phone: 03.5317993
Lecturer
Dilmon Rakefet
Work phone: 03-531-8226
Teacher
Ford James Nathan
Work phone: 03.5317345
Senior Lecturer
Ilani Noga
Work phone: 03.531.8228
Fax: 03.535.1233
Senior Teacher
Klein Jacob
Work phone: 03.5318472
Fax: 03.5351233
Professor Emeritus
Livnat Zohar
Work phone: 03.531.8668
Fax: 03.535.1233
Associate Professor
Moshavi Adina
Work phone: 03.5317345
Senior Lecturer
Muchnik Malka
Work phone: 03.5318226
Fax: 03.6483627
Associate Professor
Ryzhik Michael
Work phone: 03.5318669
Associate Professor
Sadan Tsvi
Work phone: 03-5318821
Senior Lecturer
Schwarzwald Ora R.
Work phone: 03.531.8226
Fax: 03.7384192
Professor Emerita
Sharvit Shimon
Work phone: 03.531.8226
Fax: 03.535.1233
Professor Emeritus
Shemesh Rivka
Work phone: 03.5318226
Senior Lecturer
Sokoloff Michael
Work phone: 03.531.8670
Fax: 03.535.1233
Professor Emeritus
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