Department of Sumerology 2018-07-03T16:46:11+03:00

DEPARTMENT OF SUMEROLOGY

Academic Staff

Prof. Dr. İrfan ALBAYRAK

Akademik Kişisel Bilgileri

ialbayrak@ankara.edu.tr

+9(0 312)310 32 80/1174

Prof. Dr. Sebahattin BAYRAM

Akademik Kişisel Bilgileri

bayrams@ankara.edu.tr

+9(0 312)310 32 80/1191

Prof. Dr. Salih ÇEÇEN

Akademik Kişisel Bilgileri

cecen@ankara.edu.tr

+9(0 312)310 32 80/1153

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hakan EROL

Akademik Kişisel Bilgileri

herol@ankara.edu.tr

+9(0 312)310 32 80/1703

Asst. Prof. Dr. Murat ÇAYIR

Akademik Kişisel Bilgileri

cayir@ankara.edu.tr

+9(0 312)310 32 80/1172

Res. Asst. Ömer KAHYA

Akademik Kişisel Bilgileri

kahyao@ankara.edu.tr

+9(0 312)310 32 80/1022

Head of the Department

Prof. Dr. Salih ÇEÇEN

+9(0.312) 310 32 80 / 1153

cecen@ankara.edu.tr

Department of Sumerology is a philology branch within Ancient Languages and Cultures Department of Ankara University Faculty of Languages, History and Geography. Department of Sumerology carries out studies on cultures and languages of communities, which lived in Anatolia and Mesopotamia regions between ±3300-0 BC. The department also researches main subjects such as primarily invention of cuneiform, changes in cuneiform in different stages and communities which used cuneiform. Babylonian and Assyrian dialects of Acadian, which is a Semitic language, is also studied besides Sumerian Language. Detailed researches are carried out by using original documents on Ancient Assyrian cuneiform and language, which was used in Assyrian Trade Colonies Period when writing was introduced to Anatolia. Objective of the sub-department is training researchers, who know target languages, in order to explain ancient history of Anatolia.

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