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Ph.D. Student, SPHERE, Laboratoire de Philosophie et Histoire des Sciences (UMR 7219, CNRS & Université Paris Diderot - Paris 7)


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Thesis: The Making of a Scribe: How Rounding Numbers was Expressed in the Scribal Curriculum and Adapted for Administrative Purposes

Advisor: Christine Proust

Research Interests

Cuneiform mathematics in the Old Babylonian period
Calculation practices in the Old Babylonian period
Technical language in administrative accounting
Crafts and craft archives


2010: MA (DEA), Yale University, Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations
Research Topic: Old Babylonian Society and Economy
2006: BA (Maîtrise), University of Minnesota—Twin Cities, Department of Classical and Near Eastern
Research Topic: Ancient Mediterranean Studies
2001: Diploma, Defense Language Institute, Foreign Language Center
Research Topic: Spanish Language and Latin American Society

Publications (2010-2011)

Indexes, in William W. Hallo, The World’s Oldest Literature: Studies in Sumerian Belles-Lettres, Culture and History of the Ancient Near East, 35, Leiden: Brill (2010).

The Scents of Larsa: A Study of the Aromatics Industry in an Old Babylonian Kingdom. Cuneiform Digital Library Journal (In Press, 2012).