Drs. T.J.H. (Theo) Krispijn

Position:
  • Docent
Expertise:
  • Assyriology, Sumerology


Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 2911
E-Mail: t.j.h.krispijn@hum.leidenuniv.nl
Faculty / Department: Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen, Leiden Institute for Area Studies, SMES Assyriologie
Office Address: Witte Singel-complex
Witte Singel 25/M. de Vrieshof 4
2311 BZ Leiden
Room number 2.05c
Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 2911
E-Mail: t.j.h.krispijn@hum.leidenuniv.nl
Faculty / Department: Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen, Leiden Institute for Area Studies, SMES Assyriologie
Office Address: Witte Singel-complex
Witte Singel 25/M. de Vrieshof 4
2311 BZ Leiden
Room number 2.05C
Personal Homepage: hum.leiden.edu/​lias/​staff/​krispijntjh.html


Fields of interest

  • Sumerian language
  • Ancient Music
  • Early script
  • Lexical tradition of Mesopotamia
  • Religion of Mesopotamia

CV

Education

  • Semitische Talen (Doctoraal examen): Assyriology – Hebrew Language
  • Theology (Candidaatsexamen)


Employment
University Teacher Sumerian Language

Key publications

  • Th.J.H. Krispijn, "Beiträge zur altorientalische Musikforschung 1: Šulgi und die Musik", Akkadica 70 (1990), 1-27.
  • Theo J.H. Krispijn, "Musik in Keilschrift. Beiträge zur altorientalischen Musikforschung 2", in Hickmann, E. - Killmer, A.D. - Eichmann, R. (ed.) Orient Archäologie Band 10, Studien zur Musikarchäologie III, Rahden (2002), 465-479.
  • Th.J.H. Krispijn, "The Early Mesopotamian Lexical Lists and the Dawn of Linguistics", JEOL 32 (published 1993), 12-22.
  • Th.J.H. Krispijn, “The change of official Sumerian in the City-State of Lagash,” in Maekawa, K. (ed) ASJ 22 (Special Volume in Honor of Professor Mamuro Yoshikawa), Hiroshima (2005), 153-175.

Teaching

  • Sumerian Language: Introduction to the Sumerian Language , Inscriptions of Gudea; Sumerian Literary Texts, Sumerian Lexical Texts, Old-Sumerian
  • Akkadian Language: Old-Babylonian, Standard Babylonian.
  • Religion of Mesopotamia
  • Introduction to the Cuneiform Script

PhD supervision

  • Second Superviser: Lubing
  • Second Superviser: Sara Kuli

Administration and service to the profession

BA Tutor for OCMW students.

Promotional Activities:

Last Modified: 31-01-2013