Thomas Schneider

Thomas Schneider, PhD, is a professor of Egyptology and Near Eastern Studies in the Department of Classical, Near Eastern and Religious Studies at UBC. He earned his degrees from the University of Basel and has published widely in his main areas of research—Egyptian interconnections with the Near East and North Africa, and Egyptian history and chronology. He is currently completing a monograph on the history of Egyptology in Nazi Germany. In 2014, Professor Schneider was awarded a UBC Killam Faculty Research Fellowship from the lzaak Walton Killam Memorial Fund for Advanced Studies, Senior Category.