Professor John Baines FBA
Egyptology: art, archaeology, writing systems, religion, literature, social forms; comparative & theoretical study of early civilisations.
- Fellow type
- UK Fellow
- Year elected
John Baines was formerly Professor of Egyptology in the University of Oxford. He taught formerly at the University of Durham. He has held visiting appointments, in departments of Egyptology, anthropology, art history and archaeology, and Near Eastern Studies, at universities in Africa, Asia, Europe, and North America. Throughout his career he has sought to integrate the study of ancient Egypt into the wider discourse of the humanities and social sciences. He is a member of the American Philosophical Society and an honorary member of the American Oriental Society.
Professor of Egyptology Emeritus, University of Oxford; MZAW Gastprofessor, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Munich
Princeton University Old Dominion Fellow
2014 - 2014
Faculty of Oriental Studies, Oxford Professor of Egyptology
1976 - 2013
Cultural atlas of ancient Egypt
John Baines and Jaromir Malek - Published in 2000
What is Egyptology?
27 Mar 2020 Professor John Baines FBA
Professor John Baines FBA explains the study of ancient Egypt.