Deputy director of VIAS, Egyptologist.
Research interests: Ceramic analysis and material culture. Late Bronze Age, chronology and cultural interconnections in the Eastern Mediterranean. Development of archaeological methods. Ancient Egyptian Art.
Fieldwork in Egypt (Tell el-Daba, Karnak North, and other sites).
Principal investigator of the SFB SCIEM 2000, project Cyprus (1999-2011).
Guest professor in Uppsala (Sweden) 2010-2013.
Currently: field work in Karnak/Egypt (cooperation IFAO).