SYGIS - Jebel Bishri
The Finnish Project in Syria

Project Leader: Minna Lönnqvist, PhD

Home Institution of the Project

Western edge of Jebel Bishri

University of Helsinki
Institute for Cultural Research
Department of Archaeology
P.O.B. 59 (Unioninkatu 38 F)
00014 University of Helsinki

minna.lonnqvist[a] mobile:
+ 358-(0)50-350 3875

Co-operating Parties

Syrian Antiquities Department, Syria

Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
Institute of Geodesy -
Institute of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

University of Helsinki, Finland
Faculty of Humanities
Institute for Asian and African Studies

University of Oulu, Finland
Faculty of Humanities
Archaeology Laboratory

University of Uppsala, Sweden

University of Bergen, Norway

University of Copenhagen, Denmark

University of Halle-Wittenberg, Germany


The Academy of Finland

NordForsk (Nordic research board)

Sponsored by Nokia