Jacobo López Gil

Jacobo López Gil

Teacher of the course "Exploring the Biblical Land of Israel".

A Few Words About Me

When digging into the narrative of the Holy Scriptures, one can discover many hidden secrets that have been lost in translation. Jacobo teaches the course “Exploring the Biblical Land of Israel”, which introduces students to the locations where all of the famous biblical stories took place, providing a new and exciting prospective.


Jacobo holds a licentiate’s degree in Hebrew Philology from Universidad de Salamanca, and a bachelor’s degree in Islamic Studies from Freie Universität Berlin.

Professional Experience

Jacobo has experience in the field of Cultural Studies in which he has developed diverse activities, such as working for Arabic cultural centers and teaching foreigners the Spanish language and Spanish culture. Currently, his main activity is lecturing for the department of Holy Land Studies at the Israel Institute of Biblical Studies.