Cécile Michel Biography – University of Copenhagen

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Cécile Michel


Director of Research at the CNRS (National Centre of Scientific Research, Nanterre, France).

Cécile Michel is an assyriologist with a wide range of interests (cuneiform archives, economy and trade, society and gender studies, material culture, chronology, writing, history of mathematics, etc.) among which are textiles.

She has collaborated with the Centre for Textile Research since its beginning, was Visiting Professor in 2008, and coordinates, together with M.-L. Nosch, an International Project of Scientific Cooperation (CNRS-DNRF, 2012-2014).