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Professor of Archaeology and Egyptology
Salima Ikram

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Contact information / Work

American University in Cairo
Department of Sociology, Anthropology, Psychology and Egyptology

Education

PhD, Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK, 1993.
MPhil, Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK, 1987
AB, Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, USA

Competences

Arabic
English
French
German
Italian
Spanish
Urdu

Work history

Professor of Egyptology, Department of Sociology, Anthropology, Psychology and Egyptology, American University in Cairo, 2006- Present
Associate Research Fellow, Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York University, 2008
Consultant, Kom Ombo Museum, 2009
Consultant, Museum of Egyptian Civilization, 2008 - 2009
Consultant, Center of Science and Industry (COSI), Columbus, Ohio, 2006-2009
Ancient Egypt, An Introduction. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2010
Area Editor, Blackwell’s Encyclopedia of the Ancient World. A printed and online encyclopedia, 2009-2010
Tomb in Ancient Egypt, with A. M. Dodson. London: Thames and Hudson, 2008

Awards

VEWA (Association of Educative and Scientific Authors) to attend a rock art conference in Brussels, 2010
Research Grant, American University in Cairo,(archival work for Kharga Oasis), 2010
Conference Grant, American University in Cairo (ICAZ and CIPEG), 2010