Michael Decker

Maroulis Professor of Byzantine History and Orthodox Religion

CONTACT information and CV

Office: SOC 260
Phone: 813.974.6209
Fax: 813.974.6228
Curriculum Vitae


Ph.D., Oxford University, 2001


The Byzantine Dark Ages. Bloomsbury Academic, 2016.

Works in Progress

The Cambridge Handbook to Byzantine Archaeology. Cambridge University Press, under contract.

The History and Archaeology of Sicily, 535-1061 AD

Sasanian Warfare, 4th-7th centuries

A translation of and commentary on the Arabic Chronicle of al-Azimi (12th century)

Research Interests

Agricultural Economy and Society of the late antique Levant
Oxford Archaeological Survey, Anderin, Syria
Overland Trade in the Economy of the late Antique Levant