PhD Degrees Awarded

Department of Egyptology & Assyriology
(formerly Department of Egyptology and Department of the History of Mathematics)
PhD Degrees Awarded


Date

Name

Dissertation Title-Field

Job Placement

2016

Zackary Wainer

The Series If the Moon at Its Appearance and Mesopotamian Scholarship 1st M 

2016

M Willis Monroe

Advice from the Stars: The Micro-zodiac in Seleucid Babylonia - 

Assyriology

Post-Doc, University of British Columbia

2016

Emily Russo MacIntosh

Tracking Religious Thought Through Image and Text

2015

Amanda Davis

Egyptian and Minoan Relations during the Eighteenth Dynasty/Late Bronze Age - Egyptology

 

2015

Yuzhen Guan

The Treatment of Eclipses in Early Chinese Astral Sciences - History of the Exact Sciences in Antiquity

 Research Prof. (tenure track)  Univ of Sci & Technology of China

2015

Kathryn Howley Uildriks

The Royal Pyramid Tombs of Nuri: Cultural Interaction between Nubia and Egypt in the Middle Napatan Period - Egyptology

Christ's College, Univ of Cambridge, UK

2015

Julia Troche

 Origins of Apotheosis in Ancient Egypt -

Egyptology 

Lecturer,  UCLA

2012

Sung Hwan Yoo

Patterns of ancient Egyptian child deities – Egyptology

2009

Ramadan B. Hussein

The Saite Pyramid Texts copies in the Memphite and Heliopolitan shaft-tombs: a study of their selection and layout – Egyptology

Former Senior Archaeological Supervisor at the Ministry of State for Antiquities, Egypt; currently Humboldt Foundation Fellow, University of Tübingen, Germany

2008

Toke L. Knudsen

The Siddhāntasundara of Jñānarāja: A critical edition of select chapters with English translation and commentary – History of Mathematics

Associate Professor of Mathematics, State University of New York, Oneonta

2008

Emily O'Dell

Excavating the emotional landscape of ancient Egyptian literature – Egyptology

Assistant Professor, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman

2007

Kelly-Anne Diamond

Ancient Egyptian funerary ritual: the term 3i – Egyptology

Adjunct Professor, Department of History, Villanova University

2007

Jessica Lévai

Aspects of the goddess Nephthys, especially during the Graeco-Roman period in Egypt – Egyptology

Visiting Lecturer, Bridgewater State University

2006

Micah Ross

Horoscopic ostraca from Medinet Madi – History of Mathematics

Postdoctoral Fellow, National Tsing Hua Univ Taiwan

2006

Andreas Woods

A grammatical analysis of the late Demotic take Setne II (Pappyrus BM EA 10822) – Egyptology

Assistant Professor, Department of Afro-American Studies, Howard University

2005

Clemency Williams (Montelle)

Eclipse theory in the ancient world – History of Mathematics

Senior Lecturer (tenured), Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Canterbury, New Zealand

2004

Joseph Gerard Leichter

The Zīj as-Sanjarī of Gregory Chioniades: Text, translation and Greek to Arabic glossary – History of Mathematics

2003

Mariam Ayad

The funerary texts of Amenirdis I: Analysis of their layout and purpose – Egyptology

Associate Professor of Egyptology, American University in Cairo, Egypt

2002

Setsuro Ikeyama

The Brāhmasphuasiddhānta Chapter 21 with the Commentary of Pthūdakasvāmin – History of Mathematics

1998

Robert Lopilato

The Apotelesmatika of Manetho – History of Mathematics

1995

Kim Leslie Plofker

Mathematical Approximation By Transformation of Sine Functions in Medieval Sanskrit Astronomical Texts – History of Mathematics

Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Union College

1993

Takanori Kusuba

Combinatorics and magic squares in India: A study of Nārāyana Pandita’s Ganitakaumudī Chapters 13–14 – History of Mathematics

Professor, Osaka University of Economics, Japan

1991

Stephen Evan Thompson

A lexicographic and iconographic analysis of anointing in ancient Egypt – Egyptology

Coral Springs, FL

1985

Takao Hayashi

The Bakhshālī manuscript – History of Mathematics

Professor, Science and Engineering Research Institute, Doshisha University, Japan

1985

Alexander Jones

Book 7 of Pappus’s Collection: Edition,  translation, and commentary – History of Mathematics

Professor of the Exact Sciences in Antiquity, Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York University

1975

Jacques Sesiano

The Arabic text of books IV to VII of Diophantus’ Arithmētika in the translation of Ousā ibn Lūqā, edited with translation and commentary – History of Mathematics

{Emeritus] Lecturer, École doctorale, Mathématiques, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland

1968

Peter Christopher Solon 

The Hexapterygon of Michael Crysokokkes edited, translated, and annotated – History of Mathematics

1963

Bernard Raphael Goldstein

The commentary of Ibn al-Muthanna to the astronomical tables of al-Khwarizmi – History of Mathematics

University Professor of History and Philosophy of Science and of Jewish Studies, University of Pittsburgh [Emeritus]

1963

Richard Holton Pierce

Three demotic papyri in the Brooklyn Museum – Egyptology

Professor of Egyptology {Emeritus], Department of Greek, Latin and Egyptology, University of Bergen, Norway

1960

William Duane Stahlman

The astronomical tables of Codex Vaticanus graecus 1291 – History of Mathematics

Professor of History of Science, University of Wisconsin, Madison [deceased]

1958

Caroline Nestmann Peck

Some decorated tombs of the first intermediate period at Naga ed-Der – Egyptology

Teaching Associate in Egyptology, Brown University [deceased]

1957

Asger Hartvig Aaboe

On Babylonian planetary theories – History of Mathematics

Professor of the History of Science and Medicine, Yale University [deceased]