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Richard Bussmann

Professor of Egyptology

Institute of African Studies and Egyptology
50923 Cologne

Office: Meister-Ekkehart-Str. 7, first floor, room 1.04

Tel: +49 (0)221 470 5842 (main office: -3876)

Recent Publications

  • Bussmann, R. 2018. Die Pyramide von Zawyet Sultan: lokale Perspektiven. Sokar 36, 6-19.
  • Bussmann, R. 2017. Personal piety: an archaeological response. In Miniaci, G., Betrò, M., Quirke, S. (eds), Company of images: modelling the imaginary world of Middle Kingdom Egypt (2000-15000 BC). Proceedings of the International Conference of the EPOCHS Project held 18th-20th September 2014 at UCL, London., 71-91. Leuven: Peeters.
  • Bussmann, R. 2015. Egyptian archaeology and social anthropology. Oxford Handbooks Online 2015 (April), 31 pages. DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199935413.013.24.

Research interest

  • Social archaeology of ancient Egypt
  • Urbanism in North-Eastern Africa
  • Cross-cultural comparison of early complex societies

Contact hours

  • Tue, 2pm-3pm or by appointment