Eric M. Meyers

Bernice and Morton Lerner Emeritus Professor in Judaic Studies

External address: 
230C Gray Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90964, Durham, NC 27708-0964
(919) 660-3517


  • Ph.D., Harvard University 1969

Meyers, EM. "From the Maccabees to the Dead Sea Scrolls." In Reclaiming Jewish History, The Proceedings of Colloquium 1997,97-124. The Society for Humanistic Judaism, Farmington Hills, MI. and Milan Press, 2001.

Meyers, EM, Seger, JD, and al, E. "An ASOR Mosaic: A Centennial History of the American Schools of Oriental Research." In ASOR Centennial Vol,3-24. ASOR Publications, 2001.

Meyers, EM, and Meyers, CL. "Sepphoris; Diocaesarea." In Dictionary of Archaeology,edited by S Gibson,454-56. 2001.

Meyers, EM. "Jewish Culture in Greco-Roman Palestine." In Cultures of the Jews: A New History,edited by D Biale,138-79. Random House/Shocken, 2001.

Meyers, EM. "The Dating of the Gush Halav Synagogue: ’Response to Jodi Magness’." In Judaism in Late Antiquity, part 3, vol. 4, Where we stand: Issues and Debates in Ancient Judaism,edited by Avery-Peck and J Neusner,49-70. Leiden: E.J. Brill, 2000.

Meyers, EM. "Galilëa, Herodeion." In Religion in Geschichte und Gegenwart,455-1675. Vierte Auflage, 2000.

Meyers, EM. "Caesarea, Chorazin." In Religion in Geschichte und Gegenwart,2677 and 2931-2677 and 2931. Vierte Auflage, 2000.

Meyers, EM. "Ceramics Chronology and Historical Reconstruction." In The Archaeology of Jordan and Beyond,edited by JAS Festschrift, LE Stager, JH Greene, and MD Coogan,344-51. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2000.

Meyers, EM. "Shelomith 2." In Women in Scripture: A Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women in the Hebrew Bible, Apocrypha, and New Testament,edited by CL Meyers and E al,154-5. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 2000.

Meyers, EM. "The American Schools of Oriental Research." In The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls,20-22. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000.


Meyers, EM, and Chancey, M. "How Jewish was Sepphoris in Jesus’ Time?." Biblical Archaeology Review 26 (2000): 18-61. (Academic Article)

Meyers, EM. "The Pools of Sepphoris - Ritual Baths or Bathtubs?." Biblical Archaeology Review 26 (2000): 46-61.