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Dr. Hinterhuber

Dr. Veronica Hinterhuber


Historisches Seminar der LMU
Alte Geschichte
Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1
80539 München

Visiting address: Historicum, Schellingstr. 12, Room K501

Room: K501
Phone: +49 (0) 89 / 2180 - 5596

Office hours:
by appointment (via E-Mail:

Studied Egyptology and Sudanarchaeology at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, study visit in Rome (2003). Magister 2006. DAAD-scholarship for Luxor/Egypt (2010/2011); PhD in Archaeology and Cultural History of Northeast Africa 2021 (Dissertation: »Kiosks and entrance colonnades – festival architecture during the 25th Dynasty in Egypt and Nubia with focus on Kushite Thebes«).
Academic positions: German Archaeological Institute, Headquarters, Berlin (2006–2011/2012, 2014–2016); Austrian Academy of Sciences/Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Egyptology (2011); Ludwig-Maximilian University of Munich, Egyptology (2017–2022).
Since March 2022 part of the research staff of Prof. Dr. Karen Radner.

Field work: Sudan (Musawwarat es Sufra, Hamadab, Sai Island, Ginis E) and Egypt (Luxor).

Main areas of research: Archaeology and Cultural History of Northeast Africa; Sudan, Egypt, Ethiopia, Eritrea in the 1st millennium BC, Kushite Egypt, Napatan and Meroitic periods of the Kingdom of Kush, Cultural Transfer between Egypt and Kush and vice versa, Sacral/Festival Architecture and Religious Festivals in Kushite Thebes and Late Period Egypt.