Academic staff
Researcher interests: Plio-Pleistocene archaeology in East Africa. The Middle Paleolithic of the Levant. The evolution of symbolism and art. Lithic technology. Subsistence and mobility (land-use strategies) of early hominins. Taphonomy and site formation processes. Archaeological theory. Technological organization and decision making among prehistoric hunter-gatherers. Archaeology of cognitive evolution.
FACULTY / SCHOOL: Faculty of Humanities
Contact Business Development: Tamir Huberman

Selected Publications

ariel malinskybuller, Erella Hovers
one size does not fit all group size and the late middle pleistocene prehistoric archive (2019)| Journal of Human Evolution| Read more
david friesem, gili greenbaum, Erella Hovers, marcus feldman, oren kolodny
was inter population connectivity of neanderthals and modern humans the driver of the upper paleolithic transition rather than its product (2018)| Quaternary Science Reviews| Read more
anna belfercohen, Anna Belfer-Cohen, Erella Hovers
are lithics and fauna a match made in prehistoric heaven (2018)| The 81st Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology| Read more
asfawossen asrat, david pleurdeau, Erella Hovers, osbjorn pearson, yin lam, zelalem assefa
engraved ostrich eggshell from the middle stone age contexts of goda buticha ethiopia (2018)| Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports| Read more
alon barash, ariel malinskibuller, daniella baryosef mayer, ella been, gregorio oxilia, Erella Hovers, jeanjacques hublin, joel roskin, lihi levin, mareike cordula stahlschmidt, michalle soudack, nadav nir, Naomi Porat, netta mitki, noam greenbaum, nuha agha, omry barzilai, ravid ekshtain, reuven yeshurun, ruth shahackgross, stefano benazzi, yoel rak
the first neanderthal remains from an open air middle palaeolithic site in the levant (2017)| Scientific Reports| Read more
alice leplongeon, david pleurdeau, Erella Hovers
research data supporting late pleistocene and holocene lithic variability at goda buticha southeastern ethiopia implications for the understanding of the middle and late stone age of the horn of africa (2016)| | Read more
alice leplongeon, david pleurdeau, Erella Hovers
variability in the middle stone age of the horn of africa a technical tradition of southeastern ethiopia (2016)| The 81st Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology| Read more
gideon hartman, Erella Hovers, jeanjacques hublin, michael richards
isotopic evidence for last glacial climatic impacts on neanderthal gazelle hunting territories at amud cave israel (2015)| Journal of Human Evolution| Read more
Erella Hovers, Irina Segal, ravid ekshtain, shimon ilani
the use of geochemical analysis and visual methods for understanding raw material acquisition around amud cave israel (2015)| The 80th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology| Read more
asfawossen asrat, david pleurdeau, Erella Hovers, zelalem assefa, zeresenay alemseged
results of the second field season of the south east ethiopia cave survey project test excavations survey rock art and speleothems (2009)| | Read more

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