Pub. date: 2006 | Online Pub. Date: September 15, 2007 | DOI: 10.4135/9781412952453 | Print ISBN: 9780761930297 | Online ISBN: 9781412952453 | Publisher:SAGE Publications, Inc.About this encyclopedia
Vörös, Gyõzõ (1972–)
Gyõzõ Vörös is an Egyptologist belonging to the new generation of Hungarian archaeologists. In spite of his young age (born in Pécs, Hungary, January 15, 1972), he became very accomplished and well known on an international level. Vörös has spent most of his professional life in Egypt, where he was working for the government of Egypt (1994–2004). Since 2004, he has led an excavation for the government of Cyprus. He graduated from Lóránd Eötvös University of Sciences, Department of Egyptology, Budapest (1988–1993). He had two major scholarships, one in Rome (Gregoriana) and one in Jerusalem (Hebrew University). He also graduated from Péter Pázmány Catholic University, Faculty of Theology, Budapest (1990–1993). Because architecture is a major part of his interest, he continues his studies at Budapest University of Technology, Faculty of Architecture. Vörös holds an MA in Egyptology (1994) and a PhD in History of Architecture (2001). The title of his ...