List of Papyrologists

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Papyrology is the study of ancient papyri. There are 63 papyrologists currently on my list. The first papyrologist on my list was born in 1754 and was named Neils Iversen Schow.

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One papyrologist was born between 1700 and 1799.

Twenty-four papyrologists were born between 1800 and 1899, only three of which were born prior to 1850.

Thirty-eight papyrologists were born between 1900 and the present.

The current list is as follows;

1754-1830 – Founder of Papyrology, Niels Iversen Schow (Danish)

1809-1875 – Charles Marie Wladimir Brunet de Presle, né Brunet (French)

1832-1902 – August Adolf Eisenlohr (German)

1846-1917 – Caspar René Gregory (German/American)

1856-1924 – Friedrich Preisigke (German)

1862-1927 – Ermenegildo Pistelli (Italian)

1862-1944 – Ulrich Wilcken (German)

1863-1914 – Siegfried Sudhaus (German)

1866-1937 – Gustav Adolf Deissmann (German)

1868-1938 – Otto Lagercrantz (Swedish)

1869-1926 – Bernand Pyne Grenfell (English)

1869-1949 – Pierre Jouguet (French)

1870-1938 – Grigol Tsereteli (Georgian)

1871-1934 – Arthur Surridge Hunt (English)

1873-1954 – William Linn Westermann (American)

1873-1960 – Wilhelm Schubart (German)

1877-1952 – Medea Norsa (Italian)

1882-1956 – John de Monins Johnson (English)

1883-1940 – Christian Cornelius Jensen (German)

1884-1943 – Alfred Dillwyn “Dilly” Knox (English)

1885-1915 – Jean Maspero (French)

1885-1943 – Paul Collomp (French)

1888-1946 – Germaine Rouillard (French)

1888-1982 – Edgar Lobel (Romanian/English)

1898-1987 – Leiv Amundsen (Norwegian)

1900-1996 – Elinor Mullett Husselman (American)

1905-1980 – Herbert Chayyim Youtie (American)

1905-1988 – Robert Orwill Fink (American)

1909-1990 – Colin Henderson Roberts (English)

1909-2004 – Louise Canberg Youtie (American

1911-1983 – Sir Eric Gardner Turner (English)

1911-2005 – Naphtali Lewis (American)

1911-2009 – Orsolina Montevecchi (Italian)

1912-1974 – John Wintour Baldwin Barns (English)

1912-1992 – Danielle Bonneau (French)

1915-1990 – James Frank Gilliam (American)

1915-2004 – Álvaro d’Ors (Spanish)

1917-1978 – Alexander Fuks (German/Israeli)

1920-2012 – Jean Bingen (Belgian)

1922-2001 – Dr. Josep O’Callaghan Martínez, SJ (Spanish)

1925-2008 – Anna Świderkówna (Polish)

1928-1991 – Kurt Treu (German)

1930-2017 – Joseph Mélèze-Modrzejewski (Polish/French)

1935-present – Herwig Maehler (German)

1936-present – Peter John Parsons (English)

1937-present – Paola Pruneti (Italian)

1943-2004 – Gerald Michael Browne (American)

1945-present – Guido Bastianini (Italian)

1945-present – Jean Gascou (French)

1947-present – Roger Shaler Bagnall (American)

1948-present – Robert Hübner (German)

1952-2004 – Carsten Peter Thiede (German)

1957-present – Dirk D. Obbink (American)

1964-2004 – Dominic Alexander Sebastian Montserrat (English)

1965-present – Jean-Luc Fournet (French)

1971-present – Petra Marieke Sijpesteijn (Netherlands)

1978-present – Alin Sucio (Romanian)

alive – Brian McGing

alive – Ann Ellis Hanson (American)

alive – Jennifer Sheridan Moss (American)

alive – Dominic Rathbone (English)

alive – Annie Bélis (French)

alive – Hélène Cuvigny (French)

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Please email me or comment on this article if you have information that you would like to see added to this article.

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References;

(1) – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Papyrologists

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