SURA's Follow-up Committee

Because their input is invaluable for the progress and the achievement of SURA's objectives

the following committee members have been carefully chosen on the basis of their expertise and experience in the field of Egyptology and Digital Humanities.

Follow-up committee

Luc Delvaux

is the curator of the Egyptian Collection of the RMAH. He is an expert in Egyptian statuary and the art of the New Kingdom, but also has a keen interest in the history of the collections at the RMAH.

Els Angenon

is head of the Department of Digital Collections at the RMAH. She is in charge of the RMAH's central collections database MuseumPlus-RIA/Carmentis and has a solid experience in all aspects of digital collections management.

Laurent Bavay 

is professor of Egyptology at the Université Libre de Bruxelles and the former director of the Institut Français d'Archéologie Orientale (IFAO) in Cairo. He is also a principal investigator of the EOS project "Pyramids and Progress".

Peter Der Manuelian

is Barbara Bell professor of Egyptology at Harvard University and director of the Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East (HMANE). He is also an expert in the application of digital technologies and resources to research and teaching. He is the founding director of the internationally acclaimed Digital Giza Project which is the online central repository for all documentation, including historical photos, with regard to the Giza Plateau.

Carolien Van Zoest

is publications officer at the Netherlands Institute for the Near East (NINO). She supervised the digitisation of the ca. 1600 glass slides kept in the archives of the NINO.

About SURA's research team