Historisches Seminar der LMU
Visiting address: Historicum, Schellingstr. 12, Room K501
Phone: +49 (0) 89 / 2180 - 5596
by appointment (via E-Mail: V.Hinterhuber@lmu.de)
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.