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Intern
    Lehrstuhl für Ägyptologie

    Curriculum Vitae

    Dr. Mohamed Ismail Khaled

    Date of birth     13/12/1978
    Nationality        Egyptian  

    Education

    1999 Bachelor of Arts in Archaeology, Faculty of Arts, Archaeology Department, Menia University
    2001 Post Graduate Diploma in the History of Art, Faculty of Archaeology, Cairo University
    2005–2009 Awarded a Ph.D. Scholarship from Czech ministry of education, Charles University (Ph.D. dissertation; The Royal Funerary Domains in the Old Kingdom, New Evidence from the Causeway of the Pyramid Complex of Sahura)

     Professional Experience

    1999 – 2002 Inspector of Antiquities for the Supreme Council of Antiquities in the office of the Undersecretary for Giza and the Cairo Monuments
    2000 Assistant of the Senior Editor of American University Press in Cairo – helped with the publishing of the book, “The Hidden Treasures of the Egyptian Museum” by Dr. Zahi Hawass
    2000-2001 Member of the Egyptian Antiquities Information System (EAIS) – worked on the Geographic Information System (GIS) using satellite images to locate and map Egyptian antiquity sites
    2002 Assistant of the Senior Editor of White Star Publishing in Italy – helped with the publishing of the book, “Treasures of the Pyramids” edited by Dr. Zahi Hawass
    2003 Assistant of the Senior Editor of National Geographic in Washington DC – helped with the publishing of the book, “The Curse of the Pharaohs” by Dr. Zahi Hawass
    2003 Assistant of the Senior Editor of Harry N. Abrams publishing in New York – helped with the publishing of the book, “Secrets from the Sand” by Dr. Zahi Hawass
    2004 Assistant of the Senior Editor of American University Press in Cairo helped with publishing of the book, “Mountains of Pharaohs”, by Dr. Zahi Hawass
    2004 Assistant of the Senior Editor of Thames & Hudson Ltd. Publishing in England – helped with the publishing of the book, “Giza and the Pyramids” by Dr. Zahi Hawass and Dr. Mark Lehner
    2003–2004 Responsible for the technical aspects of all SCA publications in Arabic and English. Including scientific editing, photo selection and layout. Overseer of 15 employees in the Research Department
    2002–2005 Director of the Scientific Research Department of the Supreme Council of Antiquities (SCA) and the Assistant to the Secretary General of the SCA
    2014–2016 On Scientific leave
    2009–present General Director of the Department of Permanent committees and Foreign Missions Affairs at Ministry of Antiquities (MA). Responsible for the work of all Foreign Missions working and excavating in Egypt
    2014–2016 Postdoctoral Research Scholarship of Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung at Universität Würzburg, Institut für Altertumswissenschaften, Lehrstuhl für altägyptische Kulturgeschichte in ptolemäisch- römischer Zeit. Germany
    2016–2018 Coordinator of the Development and Site Management Project of Pyramids at Giza Plateau.
    2017–2018 Scientific Supervisor of the Scientific Publication Department at the Ministry of Antiquities.
    2018–present Scientific Member at Universität Würzburg, Lehrstuhl für Ägyptologie. Germany.

     Field Work

    2004; 2012 Seasons Assistant of the Field Director of the excavation at Abusir. The discovery of the Abusir Blocks from the causeway of Sahure
    2013–present Director of the excavation at Abusir. The discovery of the Abusir Blocks from the causeway of Sahura.

    Grants and Fellowships

    2006–2009 Grant No.    335/2006/A-HN/FF    (Faculty of Philosophy-Charles University in Prague. Czech Republic). Scenes of the Royal Funerary Domains from the causeway of Sahura
    04/2012 Visiting Scholar fellowship at the Department of the department of the Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations and the Yale Egyptological institute, Yale University, United States of America (USA)
    2012–2014 Grant No. AZ 04/F/12 (Gerda Henkel Stiftung) Research Grant (The Royal Funerary Domains in the Old Kingdom)
    2014–2016 Alexander von Humboldt Post-Doc Fellow at Würzburg University, Germany
    2015 Grant from Thyssen Stiftung for organizing a conference “Geography and Economy of the Ancient Nile Delta, held at University Würzburg, from 26th -29th, November 2015, Germany
    2016–2017 Alexander von Humboldt Return Fellowship Alumni
    2016–2018 Grant from Stiftungsfonds für Postgraduates der Ägyptologie, (The Relief of the Funerary Domains Procession of Sahura: New discovery from the Causeway)
    2018–2019 Grant from Antiquities Endowment Fund (AEF) by the American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE), project: Pyramid complex of Sahura: Protection, Restoration & Documentation
    2018–2021 Project funded by (DFG) Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, project: Excavating the Egyptian State and Economy in the Late Third Millennium BCE: A New Investigation of the Causeway of Sahura at Abusir, Würzburg University, Germany

    Honors

    2000 8th International Congress of Egyptologists Award (ICE VIII)
    2002 Centennial Celebration of the Egyptian Museum Award (SCA)
    2014 Corresponding Member of the German Archaeological Institute (DAI)

    Professional International Conferences

    2005 "Notes on the name of the Domain I3gt", in the conference „Abusir and Saqqara in the Year 2005", held in Prague "June 27th–July 5th 2005", Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic
    2006 "Site Management and Saving Our Heritage", Brno, Czech Republic, 5.7.2006–10.7.2006
    2007 "Old   kingdom   Funerary   domains:   Question   of   dating!",   in   the conference, Chronology and Archaeology in Ancient Egypt, (The Third and the early Second Millennium B.C.), held in Prague (June 11–14, 2007), Prague (2008)
    2010 "New  discoveries  from  Abusir":  in  the  conference  of  "Abusir  an Saqqara in the Year 2010" held in Prague "May 31st–June 4th 2010", Prague, Czech Republic
    2012 "The Egyptian Expedition at Abusir: The Funerary Domains of Sahura: New Evidence": in the conference, "Altägyptische Geographie", held in Fribourg, "29th–30th November 2012", Switzerland
    2013 "Sahura Causeway- Rediscovered!": in the conference "The 64th Annual Meeting of the American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE)", held in Cincinnati, "13th–21st April 2013", United State of America
    2015 "The Donation of the Royal Funerary Domains in the Old Kingdom": in the conference of  "Abusir  and  Saqqara  in  the  Year  2015" held  in Prague "June 22nd–June 27th 2015", Prague, Czech Republic
    2015 "The Delta in the time of Sahura, new discoveries": in the conference of “The Geography and Economy of the Ancient Nile Delta" held in Würzburg Universität, "November 26th–November 29th 2015", Würzburg, Germany
    2017 Delta at the time of the Fifth Dynasty”: in the conference “Delta and Sinai 2. Current Research”, held The Department of Egyptian and Near Eastern Archaeology, Institute of Archaeology, Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland, 29th September–1st October, Kraków, Poland
    2017 Forgotten blocks from Abusir, Recent Discoveries”: in the conference “XI. Templetagung, The Discourse between Tomb and Temple”, held in Charles University, May 24th–May 27th 2017, Prague. Czech Republic
    2017 Recent discoveries from the Causeway of Sahura at Abusir”: in a workshop “The rise and development of the solar cult and architecture in Ancient Egypt”, held in Czech Academy of Science, December 15th 2017, Prague. Czech Republic

    Committee Appointment

    2000 Member of the organizing committee of the 8th International Congress
    2002 Member of the Committee of Hidden Treasures Exhibit for the Centennial Celebration of the Egyptian Museum. Traveled throughout Egypt with a committee of 5 persons to select the artifacts for   the exhibit. Consulted on the artifact display and renovations of the basement of the Egyptian Museum
    2004 Member of the permanent executive committee of Akhenaton Museum in Menia, Middle Egypt
    2009–2011 Coordinator of the High Committee of the Project of the Children Museum at Heliopolis
    2009–present  Member of the Committee of Reviewing the work of the Archaeological Missions excavating in Egypt
    2009–present   Member of the permanent committee of Egyptian, Islamic and Coptic Antiquities at Supreme Council of Antiquities
    2016–2018 Member of the High Committee of the Giza Plateau development project
    2016–2018 Member of the Foreign Exhibition committee at the Ministry of Antiquities
    2017–2018 Head of the committee responsible for supervising the training of inspectors at the ministry of Antiquities
    2017-2018 Member of the Scientific Publication committee of the Ministry of Antiquities
    2017-2018 Head of the committee responsible for preparing Archaeological Atlas book for school pupils for the Egyptian Ministry of Education
    2018–present Member of the organizing committee of the 12th International Congress of Egyptology (ICE XII)

    Education Outreach and Lectures

    2008 Lecture, The Pyramids of Ancient Egypt, Cairo University, Faculty of Arts, Department of History
    2009 Teacher, Ancient Egyptian Economy, the Supreme Council  of Antiquities Adult Education Program
    2010 Teacher, Introduction to the Ancient Egyptian Art, the Supreme Council of Antiquities Adult Education Program
    2011 Lecture for the Macedonian Archeologists, Funerary Furniture in Ancient Egypt, the Supreme Council of Antiquities
    2011 Lecture, The Funerary Domains of Sahura, New Evidence, The Polish Center of Mediterranean Archaeology. Heliopolis, Cairo
    2012 Series of Lectures for the graduate and undergraduate students, New Discoveries from Abusir, Yale Egyptological institute, Yale University, USA
    2012 Public Lecture, Egyptian Cultural Heritage and the Egyptian Revolution. The Council on Middle East Studies the MacMillan Center, Yale University, USA
    2013 Lecture in the Egypt Exploration Society, Recent Discoveries from the Causeway of Sahura at Abusir, The British Council, Agouza, Cairo
    2014 Public Lecture, The Causeway of Sahura at Abusir-Rediscovered, Bagno di Romagna, Italy
    2014 Lecture, The pyramid complex of Sahura: History of Exploration, The Institut für die Kulturen des Alten Orients (IANES) Abteilung für Ägyptologie, Universität Tübingen, Germany
    2015 Lecture, Ludwig Borchardt: The forgotten blocks from the Pyramid Complex of Sahura at Abusir, The Institut für Ägyptologie und Koptologie der Universität München, Germany
    2015 Lecture, The Rediscovery of the Causeway of Sahura at Abusir, The Institut für Altertumswissenschaften, Lehrstuhl für altägyptische Kulturgeschichte in ptolemäisch-römischer Zeit, Universität Würzburg, Germany
    2016 Teaching Egyptology Seminars for school children at the Akademie für Innovative Bildung und Management (AIM), Heilbronn-Franken, Germany
    2018 Lecture, Recent discovery from the Causeway of Sahura at Abusir, The American Research Center in Egypt, January 10th 2018, Cairo. Egypt