Directors

MOHSEN KAMEL
MOHSEN KAMELEgyptologist
PhD from UCLA; Joint Field Director AERA, Giza; extensive experience excavating in Egypt and supervising field schools over twenty years; worked with Amarna Royal Tombs Project in the Valley of the Kings 1999-2002.
PIERS LITHERLAND
PIERS LITHERLANDEgyptologist
M.A. (P.P.E.) Oxford University; M Phil (Egyptology) Cambridge University; founder and Director-General of NKRF; chief sponsor of the Amarna Royal Tombs Project 1999-2001; Director of AERA.
GEOFFREY MARTIN
GEOFFREY MARTINEgyptologist and Epigrapher
Edwards Professor of Egyptology Emeritus UCL; Field Director, Cambridge Expedition to the Valley of the Kings; Field Director, Amarna Royal Tombs Project; extensive work in Egypt over fifty years notably on the Memphite Tomb of Horemheb; Fellow of Christ’s College, Cambridge.
NIGEL MCGILCHRIST
NIGEL MCGILCHRISTArt Historian
Lectured at University of Rome, worked for the Ministero dei Beni Culturali (the Italian Ministry of Arts); established the Anglo-Italian Institute in Rome; Dean of European Studies for a consortium of American Universities; author of McGilchrist’s Greek Islands.

Team Members

JUDITH BUNBURY
JUDITH BUNBURYGeologist
Fellow – St Edmund’s College, Cambridge; Departmental Teaching Fellow in Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge; extensive work at Karnak (with the Franco- Egyptian Centre [CNRS] and John Hopkins University); Memphis and Saqqara area (UCL)); the Giza Pyramids (AERA); Edfu (British Museum) and Kom Firin; member of the MacDonald Research Institute; Honorary Senior Research Associate of the Institute of Archaeology (UCL).
STEPHEN GODDARD
STEPHEN GODDARDPhotographer
MA Exeter University. Has worked in Japan, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Greece and Egypt.
GRAHAM SMITH
GRAHAM SMITHGeologist
MA Durham; Ph D Cambridge University.

WW 2014 to 2015 logo

Hanan Mahmoud, archaeologist

Rabee Eissa, archaeologist

Nermeen Aba Yazeed, ceramicist

Sherif Abd Al-Monam, ceramicist

Ahmed Gabr, osteologist

Mohamed Abd Al-Baset, surveyor

Amr Zakaria, surveyor

Yasser Mahmoud, photographer

Soha Kamel, archivist