|Occupation||Archaeologist, senior fellow at the W. F. Albright Institute of Archaeological Research|
Shimon Gibson is a British-born archaeologist living in Israel.
Gibson obtained a PhD on Landscape Archaeology in the southern Levant from the Institute of Archaeology, University College London. He is currently a Senior Associate Fellow at the W.F. Albright Institute of Archaeological Research in Jerusalem, and an adjunct Professor of Archaeology at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
Gibson is the editor of The Illustrated Dictionary & Concordance of the Bible.
Shimon Gibson was the lead archeologist excavating the wilderness cave of John the Baptist in 2000 and wrote 'The Cave of John the Baptist'. http://www.bib-arch.org/reviews/review-cave-of-john-the-baptist.asp
Gibson has appeared in a number of biblical archaeology documentaries.
- Shimon Gibson, Harper Collins author biography, accessed Dec 23, 2011
- Albright Institute, list of fellows, accessed Dec 23, 2011
- Bible-Era Mystery Vessel Found -- Code Stumps Experts
- Shimon Gibson - Director
- Archeologists: Shimon Gibson
- Shimon Gibson from HarperCollins Publishers
- Why Was Jesus Killed? Shimon Gibson’s Take
- IMDB Shimon Gibson
- Archaeological Encyclopedia of the Holy Land
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