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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December 4, 2017

ADDITIONAL POSTDOC RESEARCH ASSISTANT @ BOURNEMOUTH UNIVERSITY

We are happy to announce another position within our project, which has been made possible by our co-beneficiary, Bournemouth University. For more information log on to their website or contact Prof. Dr. Holger Schutkowski. https://www1.bournemouth.ac.uk/post-doctoral-researcher-fixed-term-3 (Quote: FST213/505310). Key Area/Responsibility: Research Track 7 (Bioarchaeology I – Human Remains) Main Responsibilities of the role include undertaking palaeopathological […]

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ASOR 2017 ‘THE ENIGMA OF THE HYKSOS II’ WORKSHOP

The team hosted a workshop within this year’s American School of Oriental Research Conference at the Westin Waterfront Hotel in Boston. The core team of Prof. Bietak, Silvia Prell, Anna-Latifa Mourad and Nina Maaranen was joined by other researchers and their contributions, namely Christine Lilyquist (Metropolitan Museum of Art), Aleksandra Ksiezak (University of Toronto), Ezra […]

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Postdoc RT7 – Dr. Christina Stantis

Finally our long awaited second person joined the Bournemouth University (BU) team. Welcome on board of the Hyksos vessel, Christina! She gained her PhD at the University of Otago, NZ under the supervision of Prof. Hallie Buckley/Dr. Rebecca Kinaston and a MSc in Paleopathology at Durham University, UK. Besides working as a research assistant, she […]

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