Dr. Delphine Driaux, B.A. M.A.

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin

Senior postdoc researcher Research project: Representations and Reality of Poverty in Ancient Egypt, funded by the FWF (grant no. V-883).

Telefon: +43-1-4277-40911

E-Mail: delphine.driaux@univie.ac.at

Eintrag im Personalverzeichnis

Academic Background

2016-2020

University Research Assistant in Egyptian Archaeology, Institut für Ägyptologie, Universität Wien

Winter 2015

Fieldwork and Research Grant granted by the Egypt Exploration Society.

2014-2015

Fernand Braudel-IFER Post-Doctoral Fellowship, funded by the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013 ? MSCA-COFUND) ? in collaboration with the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research ? University of Cambridge.

2010

PhD in Egyptology. Université Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV).

2006-2007

Lavoisier Doctoral Research Fellowship, granted by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2004

DEA in Egyptology (Postgraduate degree in Egyptology - M. Phil equivalent). Université Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV).

2003

Masters degree in Archaeology. Université Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV).

2002

Bachelors degree in History. Université Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV).

2001

Bachelors degree in Archaeology. Université Rennes II, Haute-Bretagne.

Research Interests

  • Ancient Egyptian urban archaeology
  • Architecture and town planning in ancient Egypt
  • Poverty and the poor in ancient Egypt
  • Water technology and management in Antiquity (especially in ancient Egypt)
  • Archives related to early excavations in Egypt

Fieldwork Experience (Egypt)

Since 2016

Middle Egypt Projet: el-Sheikh Fadl, directed by Prof. Christiana Köhler (University of Vienna).

since 2014

Mission Archéologique Française de Taposiris Magna / Plinthine, directed by Prof. Marie-Françoise Boussac (French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs − Université Paris Ouest Nanterre).

Winter 2014

Amara West (Northern Sudan), directed by Dr. Neal Spencer (British Museum).

2012-2013

Amarna Project: South Tombs Cemetery, directed by Dr. Anna Stevens and Prof. Barry Kemp (McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research − University of Cambridge).

since 2012

Amarna Project: Great Aten Temple, directed by Prof. Barry Kemp (McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research − University of Cambridge).

Spring 2012

Deir el-Medina Study Season, directed by Dr. Cédric Gobeil, (Institut français d'archéologie orientale).

Spring 2011

Luxor Town Mound. Study Season, directed by Ana Tavares (Ancient Egypt Research Associates (AERA) and ARCE).

Spring 2010

Mission archéologique de Tell el-Herr, directed by Prof. Dominique Valbelle, (Université Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV) − UMR 8167).

Spring 2007

Tell el-Dab?a Archaeological Mission, directed by Prof. Manfred Bietak and Dr. Irene Forstner-Müller, (Austrian Archaeological Institute, Cairo).

Winter 2006-2007

Mission archéologique sur la chapelle d'Osiris Coptite dans le temple de Karnak, directed by Dr. François Leclère, (Université Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV) − Centre Franco-Égyptien d'Étude des Temples de Karnak).

2006-8, 2011

Giza Plateau Mapping Project (GPMP), directed by Dr. Mark Lehner, (Ancient Egypt Research Associates).

Publications

Books

2017

Driaux D., Arnette M.-L., لقطات من مصر. كنوز فوتوغرافية من المعهد الفرنسى للآثار الشرقية (Instantanés d'Égypte. Trésors photographiques de l'Institut français d'archéologie orientale. Version abrégée, en arabe - traduction E. Adly), Bibliothèque Générale 52, Cairo, 2017.

2016

Driaux D., Arnette M.-L., Instantanés d'Égypte. Trésors photographiques de l'Institut français d'archéologie orientale, BiGen 50, Cairo, 2016.

 

 

 

Edited books

in press

Wild H. †, La tombe de Néfer-hotep (I) et Neb-Néfer à Deir el Médîna [N° 6] et autres documents les concernant, (volume édite, augmenté et présenté par Delphine Driaux), Mémoires de l'Institut Français d'Archéologie Orientale 103.1, Cairo (In press, 2022).

 

 

Contributions to books

 

2021

Driaux D., "L'Institut français d'archéologie orientale au temps de Marcelle Baud", in L'Égypte de Marcelle Baud 1890-1987. L'archéologie au feminin et en dessins, Pourçain-sur-Sioule, 2021, p. 52-70.

Driaux D., "Water for an Egyptian City", in A. Stevens (ed.), Amarna: A guide to the ancient city of Akhenaten, Cairo, 2021, p. 149-150.

2013

Ziegler Chr. (dir.), Les tombes hypogées de Basse Époque, Les Fouilles du Louvre à Saqqara 2, Paris.

 

 

Articles in Proceedings

2020

Driaux D., "Représentation et perception sociale de la maigreur dans l'Égypte ancienne", in E. Galbois et S. Rougier-Blanc (eds.), Maigreur et minceur dans les sociétés anciennes. Grèce, Orient, Rome, Scripta Antiqua 132, Bordeaux, 2020, p. 81-92.

 

 

Articles

2020

Driaux D., "Toward a Study of Poor and Poverty in Ancient Egypt - Preliminary Thoughts", Cambridge Archaeological Journal 30:1, 2020, p. 1-19.

DOI: doi.org/10.1017/S0959774319000258

2018

Köhler E.C., Driaux D., Marchand S., Holm T., Capirci A., "Preliminary Report about the new Investigation of a Late Period Tomb with Aramaic Inscription at El-Sheikh Fadl / Egypt", Ägypten und Levante 28, 2018, p. 55-84.

Autumn 2016

"Bouriant at Amarna: an almost forgotten French mission", Egyptian Archaeology 49, Autumn 2016, pp. 10-15.

March 2016

Water Supply of Ancient Egyptian Settlements: the Role of the State. Overview of a Relatively Equitable Scheme from the Old to New Kingdom (ca. 2543-1077 BC), Water History 8.1, pp. 43-58. DOI 10.1007/s12685-015-0150-x

2015

Kemp B., Bertram M., Driaux D., Hodgkinson A., Jedraszek S., Kelly S., "Great Aten Temple", in B. Kemp, "Tell el-Amarna, 2014-15", Journal of Egyptian Archaeology 101, pp. 5-17.

2014

Kemp B., Bertram M., Driaux D., Hodgkinson A., Kelly S., "Great Aten Temple", in B. Kemp, "Tell el-Amarna, 2014", Journal of Egyptian Archaeology 100, 2014, pp. 1-14.

2013-2014

Driaux D. & Tavares A., "Esquisse d'une mosaïque urbaine. Villes et villages de Gîza à l'Ancien Empire", Égypte, Afrique & Orient 72, Dec. 2013 − Jan.-Feb. 2014, pp. 3-14.

2012

Les aménagements sanitaires. Un "luxe" de la maison égyptienne, Égypte, Afrique & Orient  66, Jul.-Aug. 2012, pp. 49-58

2011

Le Grand Puits de Deir al-Medîna et la question de l'eau: nouvelles perspectives, Bulletin de l'Institut Français d'Archéologie Orientale 111, pp. 129-141

Book Reviews

2015

Driaux D., review of H. Franzmeier − Ein Brunnen in der Ramses-Stadt. Zur Typologie und Funktion von Brunnen und Zisternen im pharaonischen Ägypten. (Forschungen in der Ramses-Stadt, 7). Gerstenberg Verlag, Hildesheim, 2010. In Bibliotheca Orientalis LXXII, No. 1-2, Jan.-Apr. 2015, col. 71-76.