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Bible Department
The Faculty of Humanities
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus
Jerusalem, 9190501

Department Head and Consultant to Undergraduate Students: Prof.NIli Wazana

Consultant to Graduate Students: Prof. Michael Segal 

Departmental Secretary: Ms. Anat Haim Jani
Telephone: +972-2-5883605
Room 4603
Office hours: Sun 11:30-14:30, Mon-Thur 10:00-13:00




Prof. Michael Segal

michel segal
Father Takeji Otsuki Professor of Biblical Studies
Dean Faculty of Humanities
Rabin Building, Room 1103. Office Hours: Monday 13:15-14:15

Research interests: Textual criticism of the Hebrew Bible, including biblical Dead Sea Scrolls and ancient translations; early Jewish biblical exegesis; Jewish literature of the Second Temple period, including late biblical books, Apocrypha, Psedepigrapha, and the Dead Sea Scrolls.

Additional academic responsibilities:

  • Editor, Hebrew University Bible Project
  • Editor, Textus, vols. 23-
  • Chair, Academic Committee, Orion Center for the Study of the Dead Sea Scrolls and Associated Literature