Dr Ada Nifosi
Lecturer in Classical and Archaeological Studies
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Office:Cornwallis North West 160
Office Hours: Tuesdays 1-2pm (or by appointment)
Ada started her academic studies in Italy. She gained a BA in Classical Archaeology at the University of Padua (2006), an MA in Egyptian Archaeology at the University of Bologna (2008) and an MPhil in Egyptian Archaeology at Bologna (2012). She submitted her doctoral thesis at the University of Kent (August 2015). Her thesis, supervised by Drs. Csaba La’da and Patty Baker, is a historical and archaeological study of the legal and social status of women and children in Graeco-Roman Egypt.
In March 2015 she was awarded with the Faculty of Humanities Research Prize for Postgraduate Research for her study of a group of Egyptian amulets at the Beaney Museum of Art and Knowledge (Canterbury).
She started teaching at the University of Kent in 2012 where she also obtained her PGCHE in 2014.back to top
Ada Nifosi teaches modules on ancient Egypt.back to top