The Chicago Demotic Dictionary (CDD)

Institutions and Scholars involved in Demotic Studies

By François Gaudard, Ph.D.




Other Directories

Abzu Directory Index includes the following further directories:


Institutions

The American University in Cairo

Duke University

École Pratique des Hautes Études

Istituto Papirologico ‘G. Vitelli’

  • Istituto Papirologico ‘G. Vitelli’
    Via degli Alfani 46/48, I 50121 Firenze, Italy.
    Voice: 0049 55 2478969
    Fax: 0049 55 2480722
    Contact: Isabelle Andorlini

The Johns Hopkins University

Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis

  • Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis, Sectie Egypte, Jubelpark 10, B-1000 Brussel.
    Fax: 32 (0)2 733 77 35

K. U. Leuven

Österreichische Nationalbibliothek

  • Österreichische Nationalbibliothek
    Papyrussammlung und Papyrusmuseum, Josefsplatz 1, A-1015 Wien.
    Collection includes Demotic papyri and ostraca.
    Voice: (0043 1) 53 410 323
    Fax: (0043 1) 53 410 323
    Email: Hermann Harrauer

Papyrologisch Instituut, Leiden

  • Papyrologisch Instituut
    Witte Singel 27, 2311 BG Leiden, The Netherlands.
    Voice: (071) 5272905
    Fax: (071) 5277600
    Email: PapInst@rulub.LeidenUniv.nl

The University of Chicago

Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

  • 1155 East 58th Street
    Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Voice: (773) 702-9512
    Fax: (773) 702-9853
    Email: Department Assistant
  • Professor Janet H. Johnson; Professor Robert K. Ritner; Professor Brian Muhs

The Oriental Institute

University of Copenhagen

Universität Heidelberg

  • Institut für Papyrologie
    D-69117 Heidelberg, Grabengasse 3-5.]
    Collection includes Demotic papyri and ostraca.
    Voice: (06221) 54-2397
    Fax: (06221) 54-3679
    Email: Dieter Hagedorn

Universität Trier

  • Fachbereich III: Ägyptologie
    Universitätsring 15, D-54296 Trier
    Voice: 0651-2012442
    Fax: 0651-2013926

Universität Tübingen

Université de Strasbourg

  • Faculté des sciences historiques, Section d'archéologie.
    Institut d’égyptologie de Strasbourg.
    MISHA - 5, allée du Général Rouvillois - CS 50008 - 67083
    Strasbourg cedex, France
    Program: Licence d'archéologie, initiation au démotique. Cours optionnel en master.
    Postdoctoral workshops: Ateliers de recherche en papyrologie égyptienne et grecque de Strasbourg (ARPÉGeS), session démotique.
    Voice: 03 68 85 61 92
    Contact: Frédéric Colin (Professor) URL: http://egypte.unistra.fr/atelier-de-recherche-en-papyrologie-arpeges/

University of Michigan

  • Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
    434 South State Street, Ann Arbor MI 48109-1390 USA.
    Collection includes: Demotic ostraca (+ 100, most unpublished), Demotic mummy labels (2, unpublished), Demotic stelae/inscriptions (10, most published) and further Demotic inscribed objects (1, published).
    Contact: Terry G. Wilfong (Assistant Curator).
    Voice: (313) 763-3559
    Fax: (313) 763-8976.

University of Oxford

University of Pennsylvania


Scholars

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Allam, Dr. Schafik (Professor)

  • Office: Ägyptologisches Institut, Universität Tübingen, Schloss, D - 72070 Tübingen, Germany.
    Voice: 7071-2974344
    Fax: 7071-551329
    Email: Schafik.Allam@uni-tuebingen.de
    Home: WeissdornWeg 14/85, D - 72076 Tübingen, Germany.
    Voice: 7071-67175
    Interests: Documentary texts, Institutions and legal history

Andorlini, Isabella

  • Istituto Papirologico ‘G. Vitelli’, Via degli Alfani 46/48, I 50121 Firenze, Italy.
    Voice: 0049 55 2478969
    Fax: 2480722

Bagnall, Roger (Professor)

Betro, Marilina (Assistant Professor of Egyptology)

  • Office: University of Pisa, Department of Ancient History - Egyptology, Via L. Galvani 1 56100 PISA - Italy.
    Voice: +39 - 50 - 911559 /911476
    Fax: +39 -50 - 500668
    Email: Betro@sta.unipi.it

Bohak, Gideon

  • Office: Classical Studies, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109,USA.
    Voice: (313) 936-6097
    Fax: (313) 763-4959
    Email: gbohak@umich.edu
    Interests: Greco-Roman Egypt, Jews in Egypt, Demotic literature, Magic

Bohleke, Briant (Marilyn M. Simpson Visiting Lecturer of Egyptology)

  • Office: Yale University, PO Box 202717, New Haven, CT 06520-2717, USA.
    Voice: 203-432-3206
    Email: b.bohleke@yale.edu
    Interests: history & chronology; literature; astronomy/astrology

Botta, Alejandro Felix (Ph.D. cand., The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

Bresciani, Edda (Professor of Egyptology)

  • Office: University of Pisa, Department of Ancient History - Egyptology, Via L. Galvani 1 56100 PISA - Italy.
    Voice: +39 - 50 - 911558 /911476
    Fax: +39 -50 - 500668
    Email: Bresciani@sta.unipi.it

Briant, Pierre (Professeur d’histoire de l’antiquité)

  • Office: Université de Toulouse II-Le Mirail, 5 Allées Antonio Machado, Toulouse, 31058 Cedex, France.
    Home: 22 rue Caffarelli, Toulouse, 31000, France.
    Voice: (33)561631612. Télécopie: 0561631612
    Fax: (23)561631612.
    Email: briant@univ-tls2.fr
    Interests: As an historian of the Achaemenid Empire, I am interested in publications of new demotic documentation pertaining to this field.

Cannuyer, Christian (Professor)

Chauveau, Michel (Pr. Dr. Directeur d’Etudes, EPHE)

  • EPHE IVe Section, 45/47, rue des Ecoles, Paris, Ille de France, 75005, France

Clarysse Willy

  • Office: Departement Klassieke Studies - Classical Studies, Faculty of Arts, KULeuven, Blijde Inkomststraat 21, KULeuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium.
    Voice: 016/324929
    Fax: 016/324909
    Email: clarysse@onyx.arts.kuleuven.ac.be
    Home: Grote Spekstraat 53, 3020 Veltem-Beisem, Belgium. Voice: 016/604417
    Interests: Ptolemaic & early Roman period, ethnicity & interrelationship of Greek & Egyptian world, prosopography, census & taxation

Colin, Frédéric (Professor)

Criscuolo, Lucia (Professor)

  • Office: Dipartimento di Storia Antica-Università di Bologna, via Zamboni 38, Bologna, 40126, Italy
    Voice: +390512098391
    Fax: +3905122706
    Home: via Torreggiani 4, Bologna, 40128, Italy
    Email: lucia.criscuolo@unibo.it
    Interests: Ptolemaic administration and economy. I am a papyrologist and a Greek historian and I try to use as many Demotic sources as possible.

Cruz-Uribe, Eugene D. (Professor of History)

  • Office: Indiana University East, Whitewater Hall 272, Richmond, IN 47374, USA
    Voice: (520) 523-2572
    Fax: (520) 523-6777
    Email: ecruzuri@iue.edu
  • Interests: early demotic documents, especially legal contracts, demotic graffiti

Depauw, Mark (Lady Wallis Budge Junior Research Fellow)

Depuydt, Leo

  • Office. Dept. of Egyptology. Box 1899. Brown University. Providence RI, 02912-1899, USA.
    Voice: (401) 863 3132
    Fax: (401) 863-1216
    Email: ldepuydt@brownvm.brown.edu
    Home: 294 Butler Avenue, Providence, RI 02906. Voice: (401) 272 5849
    Interests: language and literature

Devauchelle, Didier

  • 168, rue du Temple, F-75003 Paris, France.
    Voice: 00 33 1 42 78 40 36
    Fax: 00 33 1 42 78 40 36
    Email: 101713.2223@CompuServe.com
    Interests: language and literature

Donker van Heel, Dr. Koenraad

  • Office: Dept. of Egyptian and Coptic studies, Witte Singel 25, Leiden, 2311 BG, Netherlands.
  • Office: Vakgroep Talen & Culturen van het Nabije Oosten, Egyptologie & Koptologie, NINO, Postbus 9515, Leiden, 2300 RA, Netherlands.
    Voice: 071-5225441/5272014.
    Email: donkervanhee@rullet.leidenuniv.nl
    Home: Zijlstraat 7, 2312 MD Leiden, Netherlands.
    Interests: Early Demotic, abnormal hieratic

Dousa, Thomas (Ph.D. cand.)

  • Interests: magical, medical, religious texts

Emmel, Stephen (Professor für Koptologie)

  • Office: Institut für Ägyptologie und Koptologie, Schlaunstrasse 2, D - 48143 Muenster, Germany.
    Voice: +49 251 8324940
    Secretary: +49 251 8324537
    Fax: +49 251 8329933.
    Email: emmstel@uni-muenster.de
    Interests: Coptic studies

Felber, Heinz (wiss. Assistent)

  • Office: Äg. Institut/Äg. Museum, Universität Leipzig, Schillerstrasse 6, D-04109 Leipzig, Germany.
    Voice: +49-341-9737013
    Fax: +49-341-9737029.
    Email: felber@rz.uni-leipzig.de
    Interests: social & economic history, gender studies, Demotistische Literaturübersicht (Enchoria)

Foat, Michael E. (Professor)

  • Office: Reed College, Department of Religion, Portland, OR 97202-8199, USA.
    Voice: (503) 771-1112, ext. 7316
    Email: mfoat@directory.reed.edu
    Home: 4006 N.E. Hazelfern Place, Portland, OR 97232
    Interests: Coptic

Gaudard, François (Dr., Associate Editor, The Chicago Demotic Dictionary [CDD]; Co-Editor, The Mummy Label Database [MLD])

Gee, John (Assistant Research Professor)

  • Office: Brigham Young University, P.O. Box 7113 University Station, Provo, UT, 84602, USA
    Voice: 801-378-8269
    Fax: 801-373-5342.
    Email: john_gee@byu.edu

Groll, Sarah Israelit (Professor)

  • Office: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Department of Egyptology, Jerusalem 91905, Israel.
    Fax: 972-2-5322545
    Interests: language and literature

Gutierrez, Maria

Harel, Haleli (Miss)

Holmen, Bente (Secretary of the Carlsberg Papyrus Collection)

  • Office: The Carsten Niebuhr Institute, University of Copenhagen, Snorresgade 17-19, DK-2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark.
    Voice: +45 3532 9612
    Fax: +45 3532 8926
    Email: holmen@coco.ihi.ku.dk

Holm-Rasmussen, Torben

  • Office: The Carsten Niebuhr Institute, University of Copenhagen, Snorresgade 17-19, DK-2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark.
    Voice: +45 3532 8900
    Fax: +45 3532 8926
    Interests: History, social life

Houser Wegner, Jennifer R. (Keeper, Egyptian Section)

  • Office: University of Pennsylvania Museum, 33rd & Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA.
    Voice: (215) 898-4049
    Fax: (215) 898-0657
    Email: houser@pop.cis.yale.edu
    Interests: Wisdom Literature

Jasnow, Richard (Assistant Professor of Egyptology)

  • Office: 128 Gilman Hall, Johns Hopkins University, 3400 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA.
    Voice: (410) 516-8675 or through the Department office: (410) 516-7499
    Fax: (410) 516-5218.
    Email: rjasnow@jhuvms.hcf.jhu.edu

Johnson, Janet H. (Professor of Egyptology)

Jones, Alexander

  • Office: Dept. of Classics, University of Toronto, 16 Hart House Circle, University of Toronto, Toronto M5S 1A1, Canada.
    Voice: (416) 978-0483
    Fax: (416) 978-7307
    Email: ajones@chass.utoronto.ca
    Interests: astrology, astronomy, papyrology

Kamel, Amr (Librarian)

  • Office: The American University in Cairo, Rare Books & Special Collections Library, Corner of Sheikh Rihan and Mansour Streets, Bab el-Louk, Cairo, Egypt, P.O. Box 2511.
    Fax: (0020)-(2) 355-7565.
    Email: unlibsc@acs.auc.eun.eg (Library) and Amrhero@acs.auc.eun.eg

La’da, Csaba A.

  • Office: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Afdeling Oude Geschiedenis, Erasmushuis, Blijde Inkomstraat 21, B-3000 Leuven, Belgium.
    Voice: (016) 32 49 29; Departmental Secretary (016) 32 50 70 or (016) 32 49 14
    Departmental Secretary: clada@onyx.arts.kuleuven.ac.be
    Home: Residentie Townsend, Herbert Hooverplein, 13 bus 201, B-3000 Leuven, Belgium.
    Voice: (016) 23 01 33
    Interests: social and cultural history of Persian Period, Hellenistic & Roman Egypt, ethnicity, cultural interaction between ethnic groups, publishing Demotic texts

Lesko, Leonard (Professor of Egyptology)

  • Office: Department of Egyptology, Box 1899, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA.
    Voice: (401) 863-3712 or (401) 863-3132
    Fax: (401) 863-1216
    Email: llesko@brownvm.brown.edu

Macklin, Mrs. Anne

  • Home: 5, Cromhall Close, Fareham, Hants, UK.
    Fax: 44 329 513470.
    Email: anne@5fareham.prestel.co.uk
    Interests: Medical demography, Roman Egypt, Housing, Medicine, Disease, Oesteology. I am currently studying medical demography in Roman Egypt for my PhD and would be grateful for any help with research pointers.

Manning, J.G.(The William K. and Marilyn M. Simpson Professor of Classics and History Senior Research Scholar, Yale Law School)

  • Office: Department of Classics, Yale University, 311/404 Phelps Hall, New Haven, CT 06520-8266, USA.
    Voice: 415-723-4658.
    Email: joseph.manning@yale.edu
    Interests: Socio-economic history of Hellenistic and Roman Egypt; legal papyri

Martin, Cary J.(Honorary Research Fellow)

  • Office: Institute of Archaeology, 31-34 Gordon Square, London, WC1H 0PY, UK
    Voice: 44 171 373 6773
    Fax: 44 171 341 9738.
    Email: 113321.1700@compuserve.com
    Home: 14 Collingham Place, London, SW5 0PZ, UK
    Interests: Demotic Legal Texts; Saqqara/Memphite Material; Oracles; and Elephantine

McGing, Brian

  • Office: Arts Building, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland.
    Voice: 353 1 608 1092 (or 1208)
    Fax: 353 1 671 0862
    Email: bmcging@mail.tcd.ie
    Interests: Hellenistic history, Greek papyri, Jewish history

Minas, Martina

  • Office: Universität Trier, Fachbereich III: Ägyptologie, Universitätsring 15, D-54296 Trier
    Voice: 0651-2012442
    Fax: 0651-2013926
    Home: Am Weidengraben 58, D-54296 Trier
    Email: minas@uni-trier.de

Monson, Andrew (Assistant Professor of Ancient History)

  • Office: New York University, Department of Classics, 100 Washington Sq. E., Silver Center 503, New York, NY, 10003, USA
    Interests: Documents, accounts, administration, economic history

Muhs, Brian (Associate Professor of Egyptology)

  • Office: Oriental Institute, University of Chicago, 1155 East 58th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA.
    Voice: (773) 702-9533
    Fax: (773) 702-9853
    Email: bpmuhs@uchicago.edu
    Interests: Documentary texts

Nagel, Peter (Prof. Dr.)

  • Office: Universität Trier, Fachbereich III: Ägyptologie, Universitätsring 15, D-54296 Trier
    Voice: 0651-2012442
    Fax: 0651-2013926
    Home: Grubenstraße 26, D-53179 Bonn.

Oates, John F. (Professor of Ancient History; Director, Duke Papyrus Archive; Director, Duke Data Bank of Documentary Papyri)

  • Office: Department of Classical Studies, Duke University, 236 Allen, Box 90103, Durham NC 27708-0103, USA.
    Voice: (919) 684-6902 or (919) 684-5753
    Fax: (919) 681-4262
    Email: joates@acpub.duke.edu
    Interests: Demotic documents of the Ptolemaic period

O’Brien, Alexandra (Ph.D. cand., University of Chicago)

Pierce, Richard Holton (Professor of Egyptology)

  • Office: Department of Greek, Latin and Egyptology, University of Bergen, Sydnesplassen 7, N-5007 Bergen, Norway.
    Voice: 55 58 22 86
    Fax: 55 58 91 91
    Email: richard.pierce@kla.uib.no
    Interests: Demotic legal texts and grammar

Porten, Professor Bezalel

  • Office: Department of Jewish History, Hebrew University, Jerusalem 91905, Israel.
    Voice: 972-2-5883568 or 972-2-6733262(home)
    Fax: 972-2-5322545
    Email: msporten@pluto.mscc.huji.ac.il
    Interests: demotic parallels to Aramaic documents

Quack, Prof. Dr. Joachim Friedrich (Professor of Egyptology)

  • Office: Ägyptologisches Institut, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität, Marstallhof 4, Heidelberg, 69117, Germany
    Voice: +49 (0) 6221 54 2532
    Email: joachim_friedrich.quack@urz.uni-heidelberg.de
    Interests: Literary, religious, medical, magical and divinatory texts; grammar.

Ray, John David (Herbert Thompson Reader in Egyptology)

  • Office: University of Cambridge, Faculty of Oriental Studies, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge CB3 9DA, UK.
    Voice: 44 1223 335854
    Fax: 44 1223 335837
    Email: jdr1000@cus.cam.ac.uk
  • Selwyn College, Cambridge CB3 9DQ, UK.
    Voice: 44 1223 335854
    Fax: 44 1223 335837
    Interests: dreams and incubation, social & intellectual topics, immigrant communities, comparative philology, especially vocalisation

Ritner, Robert K. (Professor of Egyptology)

Rutherford, Ian (Reader in Greek)

  • Office: Dpt of Classics, FOLSS, Reading University, Reading, RG6 2AH, UK
    Voice: 011441189861480
    Fax: 011441189316661.
    Email: i.c.rutherford@reading.ac.uk

Ryholt, Kim (Research fellow)

  • Office: The Carsten Niebuhr Institute, University of Copenhagen, Snorresgade 17-19, DK-2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark.
    Voice: +45 3532 8911
    Fax: +45 3532 8926
    Email: ryholt@coco.ihi.ku.dk
  • Carlsberg Papyri
    Interests: Literature, grammar

Salmenkivi, Erja (graduate student; Research assistant - Greek papyri, Academy of Finland)

  • Office: Department of Classical Philology, University of Helsinki, Finland.
    Voice: +358-9-19123688
    Fax: +238-9-19122161
    Email: esalmenk@cc.helsinki.fi
    Home: PB 4 (Vuorikatu 3A), 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland
    Interests: Ptolemaic & Early Roman social and cultural history

Sellew, Philip (Associate Professor)

  • Department of Classical and Near Eastern Studies, University of Minnesota, 330 Folwell Hall, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN 55455, USA.
    Voice: 612-625-2026
    Fax: 612-624-4894
    Email: selle001@maroon.tc.umn.edu
    Interests: Coptic

Shisha-Halevy, Ariel (Professor)

  • Office: Department of Linguistics, Humanities, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mt. Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel.
    Fax: +972-2-5322545
    Email: ferretti@cc.huji.ac.il
    Home: Voice: +972-2-6780157

Smith, Mark

  • Office: The Oriental Institute, Pusey Lane, Oxford OX1 2LE, UK.
    Voice: 01865 278200.
    Email: orient@vax.ox.ac.uk
    Interests: Demotic literary and religious texts, Demotic lexicography

Sosin, Joshua D.

  • Office: Department of Classical Studies, Duke University, 236 Allen, Box 90103, Durham NC 27708-0103, USA.
    Voice: (919) 684-5753
    Email: jds15@acpub.duke.edu
    Interests: documents, social, economic and institutional history.

Tait, W. John (Edwards Professor of Egyptology)

  • Office: Institute of Archaeology, UCL, 31-34 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PY UK
    Voice: (+44 171) 504 2887
    Fax: (+44 171) 383 2572.
    Email: j.tait@ucl.ac.uk
    Home: 25 Hartford Road, Huntingdon, Cambs PE18 6RE, UK
    Interests: social history, literary and scribal traditions, lexicography

Thissen, Heinz J. (Prof. Dr.)

  • Office: Seminar für Ägyptologie, Universität zu Köln, Köln, Germany, D - 50923.
    Voice: 0221-4703876
    Fax: 0221-4705079.
    Email: Heinz.Thissen@Uni-Koeln.DE
    Home: Bertolt-Brecht.Str. 67, D - 50374 Erftstadt
    Voice: 0049 - 221 - 44246
    Fax: 0049 - 221 - 430832
    Interests: literary texts, lexicography, onomastics, Greco-Egyptian relations

Underwood, Matt (graduate student)

  • Office: (Egyptology), School of History, Philosophy & Politics, Macquarie University, NSW 2109, Sydney, Australia.
    Fax: +61-(2) 850-8852
    Email: munderwo@laurel.ocs.mq.edu.au
    Interests: language, administrative texts.

Vinson, Dr. Stephen (Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Studies)

  • Office: Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Indiana University, Memorial Hall M019, Bloomington, IN 47405-7005, USA
    Voice: (812) 856-6736
    Email: vinsons@indiana.edu
    Interests: social & economic history, ships & seafaring

Vleeming, Prof. Dr. Sven P.

Wilfong, Terry G. (Assistant Curator)

  • Office: Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, University of Michigan, 434 South State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1390, USA.
    Voice: (313) 936-2593
    Fax: (313) 763-8976
    Email: twilfong@umich.edu
    Interests: Coptic, archaeological contexts of Demotic texts, encouraging Demotic-related submissions to BASP

Winnicki, Jan Krzysztof (Professor)

  • Office: Department of Papyrology, Institute of Archaeology, Warsaw University, ul. Krakowskie Przedmiescie 26/28, 00-927 WARSZAWA 64 Poland.
    Voice: (48)(22)620-03-81call for extension phone 388
    Fax: (48)(22)826-90-30.
    Email: inspapyr@plearn.edu.pl
    Home: ul.Komorska 4 m. 199, 04-161 WARSZAWA, Poland

Winter, Erich (Prof. Dr. (Emeritus))

  • Office: Universität Trier, Fachbereich III: Ägyptologie, Universitätsring 15, D-54296 Trier
    Voice: 0651-2012442
    Fax: 0651-2013926
    Home: In der Olk 35, D-54317 Gusterath
    Email: winter@uni-trier.de

Zauzich, Prof. Dr. Karl-Theodor

  • Office: Institut für Ägyptologie, Residenz, Südflügel, Würzburg, Germany, D-97070
    Voice: 0931-312818
    Home: Ölspielstrasse 41, Sommerhausen, Germany, D-97286

Zeidler, Dr. Jürgen

  • Office: Universität Trier, Fachbereich III: Ägyptologie, Universitätsring 15, D-54296 Trier, Germany
    Voice: 0651-2012442
    Fax: 0651-2013926
    Home: Am Weidengraben 86/C33, D-54296 Trier.