Mgr. et Mgr. Veronika Dulíková, Ph.D.

Veronika Dulíková   veronika.dulikova(at)
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Veronika Dulíková graduated in History – Museology at the Silesian University in Opava; in Egyptology – Islamic history and culture at the Charles University in Prague, where she acquired her PhD. in Egyptology. She is interested in history, archaeology, and above all in society, material culture, prosopography, administration and Complex Network Analyses in the Old Kingdom. She has created a database of officials from the Memphite region, their titles and family relations (Maat-base). This database project was launched in the year 2006 and has been running continuously since. She applies the method of Complex Network Analysis to the Old Kingdom society within the interdisciplinary aimed project of Egyptological and cybernetic research team. Since 2010 she is a member of archaeological missions in Egypt (Abusir).



2008–2016: PhD. at the Charles University in Prague (PhD. thesis The Reign of King Nyuserre and Its Impact on the Development of the Egyptian State. A Multiplier Effect Period during the Old Kingdom, supervisor Miroslav Bárta)

2003–2008: MA in Egyptology at the Charles University in Prague (M.A. thesis: The Institution of Vizierate in the Old Kingdom, supervisor Miroslav Bárta)

1998–2005: MA in History at the Silesian University in Opava (M.A. thesis: Obraz měst Bzence a Vracova v urbáři z roku 1604. Na pozadí situace na bzeneckém panství, supervisor Irena Korbelářová)


Grants and awards

2017   Bolzano prize

2016–2018   “Complex network methods applied to ancient Egypt data in the Old Kingdom (2700–2180 BC)”, Czech Science Foundation, No. 16-07210S, main researcher: Miroslav Bárta, Veronika Dulíková, Radek Mařík


Selected bibliography

  • Dulíková, V., “Some notes on the title of ’Vizier‘ during the Old Kingdom, especially on the hieroglyphic phallus-sign in the vizier’s title”, in: M. Bárta – F. Coppens – J. Krejčí (eds). Abusir and Saqqara in the year 2010. Proceedings of the conference held in Prague (May 31 – June 4, 2010), Prague 2011, 327–336.
  • Dulíková, V., “One of the minor gods: A case study on Khentytjenenet, an Old Kingdom deity of the Memphite necropolis”, Prague Egyptological Studies 17/2016, 34–44.
  • Bárta, M. – Dulíková, V., “Divine and Terrestrial: The Rhetoric of Power in Ancient Egypt (the case of Nyuserra)”, in: Coppens, F. – Janák, J. – Vymazalova, H. (eds.). 7. Tagung zur Königsideologie / 7th Symposium on Egyptian Royal Ideology: Royal versus Divine Authority. Acquisition, Legitimization and Renewal of Power, Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz 2015 [KSGH 4,4], 31–48.
  • Dulíková, V., “Ztracená a zapomenutá opavská kolekce egyptských nálezů. Příběh egyptiak z vykopávek proslulého Flinderse Petrieho” (The lost and forgotten Opava’s collection of Egyptian finds. The story of objects from digging conducted by famed Flinders Petrie), Časopis Slezského zemského muzea, série B, 60/2011, 71–83.
  • Dulíková, V. – Odler, M. – Březinová, H. – Havelková, P., “A burial with a stamp seal depicting a Bes-like figure from Abusir”, Prague egyptological studies 15, 2015, 67–74.
  • Odler, M. – Dulíková, V., “Social context of the Old Kingdom copper model tools”, World Archaeology 47/1, 2015, 94–116.
  • Vymazalová, H. – Dulíková, V., “New Evidence on Princess Sheretnebty from Abusir South”, Archiv orientální / Oriental Archive 82/2014, 1–19.

Complete bibliography can be found here.

Updated 4.3.2017

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