Professor Naguib Kanawati

Professor Naguib Kanawati

Professor Naguib Kanawati

Professor Naguib Kanawati

Professor of Egyptology

Professor Kanawati is an egyptologist with a special interest in the Old Kingdom. In 1981 he established the Rundle Foundation for Egyptian Archaeology and in 1989 he established the Australian Centre for Egyptology and remains its Director.

In 1997 Professor Kanawati was elected Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities and in 2003 he received the Centenary Medal ‘for services to the Australian society and the humanities in the study of archaeology.’

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