Nicola Harrington

Post-doctoral research fellow in Egyptology, University of Sydney

Nicola is an Egyptologist who joined the University in January 2013 as a University of Sydney Postdoctoral Research Fellow. She is the author of Living with the dead: ancestor worship and mortuary ritual in ancient Egypt (2013), and contributed to Jean L. Keith’s Anthropoid busts of Deir el-Medina: catalogue raisonne (2011), as well as writing catalogue and dictionary entries, articles on Predynastic and New Kingdom material, and abstracts for the Online Egyptological Bibliography.


  • 2013–present
    Post-doctoral Research Fellow, University of Sydney


  • 2011 
    University of Oxford, D.Phil. Egyptology