Find a research supervisor in Egyptology, Cuneiform and Ancient Near Eastern studies

Staff in the Department of Classics, Archaeology and Ancient History who supervise PhD/MA by Research in the area of Egyptology, Cuneiform and Ancient Near Eastern studies.

Dr J. Cale Johnson

Dr J. Cale Johnson

Senior Lecturer in Assyriology

  • Sumerian literature
  • Technical disciplines and compendia in antiquity
  • Mesopotamian administrative and legal history

Dr Claus Jurman

Lecturer in Egyptology

Ancient Egyptian history, society, culture and art, especially concerning Egypt during the 1st millennium BC

Dr Leire Olabarria

Dr Leire Olabarria

Lecturer in Egyptology

I am a Lecturer in Egyptology with an interest in the application of social and cultural anthropology to the study of ancient Egypt. My work focuses on kinship and marriage in the Middle Kingdom and on the social construction of monumental spaces. I am also a field archaeologist and have been working at the site of Dayr el-Barsha in Middle Egypt since 2012.

Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology staff research supervision areas