Assoc. Prof. Georgi Mitrev, PhD


Phone: 032/261-268, 032/261-289
E-mail: gmmitrev@yahoo.com
Address: 24 Tsar Assen Street, fl. 2, 256-a, 254-a, Plovdiv 4000, Bulgaria
Visiting hours: Tuesday 10,30-12,30

Field of the scientific qualification

Ancient History and Thracology

Education

Education: Habilitation 2013, University of Plovdiv, „The valley of the Strouma River in Antiquity" PhD: 2002, University of Plovdiv, "Religious institutions and communities in the province of Macedonia (148 BC – AD 284)" Master: 1994, University of Veliko Tarnovo,

Professional experience

Professional experience: Occupied lecturer's duties at this stage: 2013 - University of Plovdiv, Associate professor, Ancient History and Thracology, History and Archaeology Department. 2002 – 2013 - University of Plovdiv, Chef Assistant professor , Ancient History and Thracology, History and Archaeology Department . 1998 – 2002 - University of Plovdiv, Major Assistant professor , Ancient History and Thracology, History Department . 1995 – 1998 - University of Plovdiv, Assistant professor , Ancient History and Thracology, History Department . 2016 - Head of Department History and Archaeology

Memberships

Union of the scientists in Bulgaria

Have a command of languages

Russian

Publications

http://uni-plovdiv.academia.edu/GeorgiMitrev Monographs: G. Mitrev. The valley of the Strouma River in Antiquity. IPK Ecobelan – Assenovgrad, 2013. G. Mitrev. Religious institutions and communities in the province of Macedonia (148 BC – AD 284). BPS – Sofia, 2003. Studies: Scientific papers and reports: 1. The Samouil's fortress-dema and the battle of 1014. – Mecedonian review, 1993, 2, p. 75 – 88. /in Bulgarian/ 2. The subject of "the Thracian rider" as a sepulchral effigy on the monuments in the region of Middle Struma /II-III c. /. – Scientific Works PU, 34, 1, 1996 - Philology, p. 493 – 498. /in Bulgarian/ 3. Some additions to I.G.Bulg, IV, 1966, No 2252. – Scientific Works PU, 34, 1, 1996 - Philology, p. 511 - 514. /in Bulgarian/ 4. The Samouil's fortress - new data and analyses. – Сборник "Пирински край", 1996, p. 15 – 18. /in Bulgarian/ 5. To the law status of Neyne. – Epohi, 1997, 3–4, p. 66 – 70. /in Bulgarian/ 6. Religious communities in the province Macedonia related to the emperor's cult. – Jubilaeus I, 1998, p. 80 – 83. /in Bulgarian/ 7. The ‘Koinon Oreston". – Scientific Works PU, 37, 1, 1999 – Philology, p. 769 – 773. /in Bulgarian/ 8. Field archeological researches in the valley of Middle Arda 1997-1999 /preliminary announce/. – Scientific Works PU, 37, 1, 1999 – Philology, p. 831 – 833. /together with Iv.Djambov//in Bulgarian/ 9. The cult of Alexander III in the Roman province Macedonia. - Jubilaeus IІІ, 2000, p. 106 – 111. /in Bulgarian/ 10. The Egyptian cults in Ancient Macedonia during the Hellenistic and Roman epochs. – Scientific Works PU, 38, 1, 2000 – Philology, p. 659 – 670. /in Bulgarian/ 11. Expedition "Borovitsa 2000". Results, problems, perspectives. – Scientific Works PU, 38, 1, 2000 – Philology, p. 641 – 647. /together with Iv.Djambov//in Bulgarian/ 12. The names in the valley of Middle Struma and the religion as a factor of forming the names' system during I-III c. – Seminarium Thracicum, 5, Sofia 2001, p. 199-210. /in Bulgarian/ 13. "Orbelia" und "makedonische Parorbelia" in den Quellen und in der Historiographie. – In: Karasura I, Weissbach 2001, р. 257 – 262. 14. The organization of religious life in Thessaloniki during the Roman epoch. – Istorija, 2001, 4, p. 30 – 44. /in Bulgarian/ 15. Religious institutions and communities in province Macedonia /148 y. b.c.-284 y. a.c./. – Scientific Works PU, 39, 1, 2001 – Philology, p. 801 – 818. /in Bulgarian/ 16. Archeological excavations in a medieval church on the Asara hill nearby Borovitsa chalet, region of Kardzhali. – AOR 1999 – 2000, Sofia, 2001, p. 138-139. /together with N.Ovcharov, Iv.Djambov, D.Kojamanova//in Bulgarian/ 17. Field archeological travels on the land of the village Iskra, municipality of Parvomay. – AOR 1999 – 2000. Sofia, 2001, p. 135-136. /together with Iv.Djambov//in Bulgarian/ 18. The Dionysus' thiasos in the Roman the province of Macedonia – traditions and innovations. – Jubilaeus V, 2002, p. 289 – 297. /in Bulgarian/ 19. The megalith monuments in the valley of r. Borovitsa. In: Сборник доклади от юбилейна научно-практическа конференция на тема: "Науката, методиката и училището – конфликтни точки, срещи и разминавания", Smolyan 2002, p. 179-185. /in Bulgarian/ 20. CIVITAS HERACLEOTARUM. A new-found epigraphic monument under the name of the ancient town by the Rupite, region of Petrich.– Arheologija, 2002, 4, p. 25-32. /together with T.Tarakov/ /in Bulgarian/ 21. Historical geography of the valley of the r. Struma during the Antiquity according to the new-found Latin inscription in the Rupite, region of Petrich. – Scientific Works PU, 40, 1, 2002 – Philology, p. 527 – 533. /in Bulgarian/ 22. Archeological research in the region of the village Iskra, municipality of Parvomay /preliminary results/. – Scientific Works PU, 40, 1, 2002 – Philology, p. 507 – 513. /together with Iv.Djambov, P.Kaloferova//in Bulgarian/ 23. New field research in the Eastern Rhodopi. – Epohi, 1998 (2003), 3 – 4, p. 111 – 128. /together with Iv.Djambov, P.Kaloferova/ /in Bulgarian/ 24. Religious institutions and communities in the province of Macedonia /148 b.c.-284 a.c./, Sofia, 2003. /in Bulgarian/ 25. Civitas Heracleotarum: Heracleia Sintica or the Ancient City at the Village of Rupite (Bulgaria). – Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik (ZPE) 145, 2003, p. 263-272. 26. Religious communities of the Thracian Heros in the Roman province Macedonia. – Epohi, 1998 (2003), 3 – 4, p. 193 – 201. /in Bulgarian/ 27. Cultural and historical heritage in Plovdiv and the region /together with Iv. Djambov. P. Kaloferova/ – Scientific Works PU, 41, 1, 2003 – Philology, p. 487 – 493. /in Bulgarian/ 28. New archeological research in the village Iskra, municipality of Parvomay. – In: Юбилейна конференция с международно участие "100 години музейно дело в Карловско. 20 години археологически разкопки на средновековната крепост "Аневско кале", Plovdiv, 2004, p. 158-165 /together with P.Kaloferova//in Bulgarian/ 29. Two new-found basilicas by the village of Iskra, region of Plovdiv. – In: Черно море между изтока и запада. Река Дунав мост между народи и култури. ІХ Понтийски четения, Varna, 2004, p. 291-294. /together with Iv. Djambov. P. Kaloferova//in Bulgarian/ 30. Probing archeological research of "St. Vrach" by the village of Iskra, municipality of Parvomay. – AOR 2003. Sofia, 2004, p. 189-190. /together with Iv. Djambov. P. Kaloferova//in Bulgarian/ 31. The institution of the koinon in Upper Macedonia – preconditions and characteristic particularities of its distribution – Epohi, 2004, 3 – 4, p. 127 – 134. /in Bulgarian/ 32. Written and archeological proofs of Heracleia Sintica and the valley of Middle Struma during the ancient epoch – In: Cultural texts of the past. Mediators, symbols and ideas. Book I. Texts of History, History of Texts. Sofia, 2005, p. 121-126. /in Bulgarian/ 33. Factors for the establishment and the propagation of the eastern cults in Ancient Macedonia. – Scientific Works PU, history, 1, 1, 2006, p. 61-72. /in Bulgarian/ 34. Ancient monuments of Heracleia Sintica and the region /together with S. Ivanov/ – Scientific Works PU, history, 1, 1, 2006, p. 73-80 /in Bulgarian/ 35. On Skotoussa and „Scotusaei liberi" from the Valley of the Struma/Strymon River (SW Bulgaria). – Arhaeologia Bulgarica, XII, 2008, 2, 47-58. 36. The Thracian Skaioi. - Epohi, 16, 2008 (2012), 3 - 4, p. 75 – 86. /in Bulgarian/ 37. Numismatic Evidence of the Cult of a God Kabiros in the Roman Province of Macedonia. – In: Vasilka Gerasimova-Tomova. In memoriam. Sofia, 2012, p. 273-282. /in Bulgarian/ 38. Towards the question of the creation of the Macedonian koinon during the emperors' age. – In: Studia Classica Serdicensia, 2, 2013, p. 287-292. /in Bulgarian/ 39. Characteristic features in the spread of the Phoenician and Syrian cults in ancient Macedonia. – In: Научна конференция с международно участие „Държавата, обществото и историята", Пловдив, 23-24 октомври 2009. София, 2014, с. 48-54. /in Bulgarian/ 40. The Valley of the Strouma River in Antiquity. Advances in Bulgarian Science ‘ 2014, Sofia 2015, p. 5-17. 41. On the Borders and Urban Territory of Heraclea Sintica. - In: Papers of the American Research Center in Sofia. HERACLEA SINTICA: FROM HELLENISTIC POLIS TO ROMAN CIVITAS (4TH C. BC – 6TH C. AD). Proceedings of a Conference at Petrich, Bulgaria, September 19-21, 2013. Volume 2. Sofia, February 2015. 42. Several notes related to the epitaph of Brisoulas from Petra and Goazeira. – at the printer's. Books: 1. G. Mitrev, S. Ivanov, Researches in the Stroumeshnica valley. І. BON - Blagoevgrad, 2011, 138 р., ISBN 978-954-395-067-6 2. Iv. Djambov, St. Popov, G. Mitev, Rum. Ivanov, Ros. Ivanov. Archaeological excavations near village Iskra by Parvomaj. IPK Ecobelan – Asenovgrad, 2012, 152 p., ISBN 978-954-8812-52-8

Activities

Scientific projects: 1. Historical archeological researches of Preperek complex by the village of Gorna Krepost, region of Kardzhali. - PU. 2. Historical and archeological researches in the valley of the r. Borovitsa /Eastern Rhodopi/. - PU. 3. Historical and archeological researches of cult centers and objects from the ancient and Middle ages in the Eastern Rhodopi . - PU. 4. Ethno-religious processes in the Rhodopi during the ancient and Middle ages. - PU. 5. The Thracian sanctuares in the Rhodopi. – PU. 6. Cultural historical heritage in the Bulgarian lands IV-XIV c. /Plovdiv and the region of Plovdiv/. - PU. 7. The Eastern cults in Ancient Macedonia. – PU. 8. Ethno-religious process in the region of Philipopol/ Plovdiv/ during IV-XIV c. – PU. 9. Ethno-religious process in the Middle Strouma River in Antiquity. - PU. 10. Historical and archeological researches in the Rhodopi and the Strouma River. - PU.

Graduates and PhD

Graduates: A. Tomlekov, The Dionysiac oracle in Thrace /problems of the historical and archaeological certificates and of the localization/, 2003 – master. B. Violeta Hristova, The religious life in Philipopolis during the Roman era, 2005 – master. C. Boncho Seyrekov, Residential life in the Middle Struma valley in Antiquity and the Middle Ages, 2005 – master. D. Emilia Vasileva, The cults of the ancient Greek goddesses in the province of Thrace during the Roman era, 2013 - master. E. Ilia Karatanchev, Urbanization processes in the Middle Struma in Antiquity and the Middle Ages, 2014 – master.

Other Activities

1996-2006 Director of studies of the Students' historical archeological club in the University of Plovdiv.