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

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

  • 5828 South University Ave., Room 301
    Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Voice: (773) 702-9512
    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

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

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

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)

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

 

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

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)

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

Lippert, Sandra (PhD)

  • Office: Équipe Égypte Nilotique et Méditerranéenne, Laboratoire Archéologie des sociétés méditerranéennes (UMR 5140), Université Paul-Valéry Montpellier 3, Route de Mende, 34199 Montpellier Cedex 5, France.
    Email: sandra.lippert@cnrs.fr

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

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

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)

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

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

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

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

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