Dr Rob DemaréeStudied Egyptology at the Universities of Leiden, Copenhagen, Oxford and Amsterdam. Assistant curator at the Museum of Antiquities, Leiden from 1958-1962. Afterwards worked as a publisher for many years. Lecturer at the Institute of Egyptology, Leiden University, since 1984, specializing in hieratic and socio-economic history. Currently working on the publication of papyri in Turin, ostraca in the London, Cairo, Brussels and several other collections, and graffiti from several places (Thebes, Saqqara, Edfu, Hierakonpolis and Deir Abu Hinnes). Joined the Leiden excavations in 2002.