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Professor Vassos Karageorghis FBA

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Appointments

Current post

  • Director, Foundation 'Anastasios G Leventis', Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Adjunct Professor, The Cyprus Institute;

Past Appointments

  • Assistant Curator, Curator, Cyprus Museum, 1952 - 1963
  • Director of Antiquities, Republic of Cyprus, 1963 - 1989
  • Regents Lecturer, University of California, Berkeley, 1967 - 1967
  • Visiting Mellon Professor, The Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, 1989 - 1990
  • Adviser to the President of the Republic of Cyprus, 1989 - 1992
  • Professor of Archaeology, Director of the Archaeological Research Unit , University of Cyprus, 1992 - 1996
  • Visiting Scholar, Harvard University, 1997
  • Director, Foundation 'Anastasios G. Leventis', Nicosia, 1989 - 2010
  • Adjunct Professor, The Cyprus Institute, 2013
  • Member of the founding committee, Cyprus Academy of Sciences, Letters and Arts , 2016

Publications

Palaepaphos–Skales: Tombs of the Late Cypriote IIIB and Cyprogeometric periods

Vassos Karageorghis and Efstathios Raptou, 2016

Excavations of 2008 and 2011

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Necropoleis at Palaepaphos from the end of the Late Bronze Age to the Cypro-Archaic period

Vassos Karageorghis and Efstathios Raptou, 2014
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Kypriaka in Crete: from the Bronze Age to the end of the Archaic period

Vassos Karageorghis, Athanasia Kanta, 2014
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Pyla-Kokkinokremos: a late 13th-century BC fortified settlement in Cyprus

Vassos Karageorghis, Athanasia Kanta, 2014

Excavation 2010-2011

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Ancient Cypriote art in the Leto and Costakis Severis Collection

Vassos Karageoghis, 2010
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Cypriot antiquities in the Phylactou Collection

Vassos Georghis, 2010
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A lifetime in the archaeology of Cyprus

Vassos Karageorghis, 2007
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Aspects of everyday life in Ancient Cyprus: iconographic representations

Vassos Karageorghis, 2006
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Other Archaeology Fellows

Professor John Baines

Egyptology: art, archaeology, writing systems, religion, literature, social forms; comparative & theoretical study of early civilisations.

Professor Ian Morris

Long-term world history; comparative archaeology; the evolution of societies; quantitative history; history & archaeology of ancient Greece.

Professor Cyprian Broodbank

Comparative world archaeology and deep history; the archaeology of the Mediterranean; Aegean prehistory; the archaeology of islands; the emergence of connectivity, particularly maritime; landscape archaeology

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