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Dr. Schiestl

Dr. Robert Schiestl

Research and teaching staff of the
Alexander von Humboldt-Professorship for the
Ancient History of the Near and Middle East


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

Visiting Address: Historicum, Schellingstr. 12, room K323

Phone: +49 (0) 89 / 2180 - 5461

Studied Egyptology and History at the University of Vienna: Magister 1996; PhD 2003.

Academic positions: Austrian Academy of Sciences (1996-2003 and 2009; Special research area "The Synchronisation of Civilisations in the Eastern Mediterranean in the Second Millennium BC"), FU Berlin (2003-2008), and Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Cairo (2010-2013); director of the survey project "Regional survey around Tell el-Fara'in (Buto)" in the Egyptian Nile delta (2010-2015).

Since August 2015 part of the research staff of Prof. Dr. Karen Radner.