Welcome to the Hyksos Enigma!

We are happy to announce the first Egyptological ERC Advanced Grant: ‘The Enigma of the Hyksos’ under the direction of Manfred Bietak starting from 1st of January 2016 under the auspices of the Austrian Academy of Sciences. The second host institution for bioarchaeological research is the Bournemouth University – UK, under the direction of Prof. Holger Schutkowski.

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May 18, 2017

Subcontract SC4 finalised

As this project encompasses comparative studies and works cross-disciplinary, additional expert knowledge is required. Not only do we have several new members of staff coming to work at the Academy, but we also have people working on subcontracts to provide insight into comparative studies. Hence we are very lucky that Hanan Charaf Mullins PhD is […]

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New positions advertised

We are continuing our recruitment process and publishing various positions by utilising different channels: the Post Docs and one PhD, for the Research Tracks RT2, RT4, RT5 & RT6. The applications we receive have seen the publication of job ads on Euraxess, the Austrian Academy of Sciences career site but also on our project website. […]

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April 21, 2017

10th ICAANE VIENNA Austrian Academy of Sciences/1

The Theatersaal was absolutely packed, people were even standing at the rear, which shows again how much interest this project has generated. It was also an opportunity fot the BU’s PI – Prof. Schutkowski to meet people from the archaeological world and get acquainted with a number of great experts. Besides the workshops update meetings […]

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