David Ussishkin is an Israeli archaeologist. Now retired (2005) as Professor of Archaeology at Tel Aviv University, Ussishkin has directed and co-directed important excavations at a variety of sites, including Lachish, Jezreel and Megiddo.
In 1968 he undertook the first complete survey of the First Temple period rock-cut tombs in ancient Israel atop which the village of Silwan was built.
- The conquest of Lachish by Sennacherib, Institute of Archaeology, 1982
- Excavations at Tel Lachish, 1978-1983: Second preliminary report , Makhon le-arkheÊ¾ologyah Reprint series - Tel Aviv University, Institute of Archaeology), 1983
- Studies In The Iron Age Pottery Of Israel: Typological, Archaeological And Chronological Aspects, with Orna Zimhoni, O. Zimhoni, and Lily Singer-Avitz, 1997
- Megiddo Iii, Set: The 1992-1996 Season (Monograph Series of Sonia & Marco Nadler, Institute of Archaeology) with Israel Finkelstein and Baruch Halpern, 2000
- The Renewed Archaeological Excavations at Lachish (1973-1994), Volumes I-V, 2005
- Kefar-ha-Shiloah: °ir-ha-kevarim mi-tekufat ha-melukhah