Stefano de Martino

Scientific director

Stefano de Martino is full professor of Hittitology at the University of Torino. He is vice-director of the Department of Historical Studies, director of the PhD School of Humanistic Studies and coordinator of the PhD in Archaeological, Historical and Artistic Sciences of the University of Torino. From 2009 to 2011 he directed the Department of Anthropological, Archaeological and Territorial Sciences of the University of Turin; from 2005 to 2008 he was Head of the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Trieste. His researches focus on the Hittite and Hurrite cultures from a philological, historical and religious point of view. He is Director of the series EOTHEN, Collana di studi sulle civiltà dell’Oriente antico, and of the section “Letterature dell’Asia Minore” of the series Testi del Vicino Oriente antico; he is co-director of the journal KASKAL. He is a member of the scientific board of the journal Mesopotamia and the series Texte der Hethiter.