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Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

Director of the five year People and Environment Project including the Workmen's Huts in the Theban Mountains  (WHTM) Project 1.8.2008-31.7.2013.

Description of research and teaching

Researcher and co-ordinator of the Deir Abu-Hennis Project (ongoing)

Description of research and teaching

Researcher of the Jaroslav Cerný Collection publication project of the Náprstek Museum, Prague

Description of research and teaching

Participating researcher of the Náprstek museum's archaeological Wad Ben Naga Project in Sudan 

Description of research and teaching

As Associate professor (Docent) responsible for the planning of the UH Egyptology curriculum

Description of research and teaching

As Associate Professor (Docent) teaching most of the courses included in the advanced studies and for all thesis supervision

Curriculum vitae

Post-doc researcher, Deir el-Medina Database Project 2001-2004, University of Leiden, The Netherlands 

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications 2005 2018

Algol as Horus in the Cairo Calendar: the possible means and the motives of the observations

Porceddu, S., Jetsu, L., Markkanen, T., Lyytinen, J., Kajatkari, P., Lehtinen, J. & Toivari-Viitala, J., 5 Oct 2018, In : Open Astronomy. 27, 1, p. 232-263 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Acessories

Toivari-Viitala, J., 2014, The Deir el-Medina and Jaroslav Cerný Collection. Onderka, P., Navratilová, H., Toivari-Viitala, J., Hallmann, A., Hilbig, A., von Stülpnagel, K-H. & Svoboda, H. (eds.). Prague: National Museum Prague, 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

A Lady of a Hut in the Theban Mountains

Toivari-Viitala, J., 2014, The Workman's Progress: Studies in the Village of Deir el-Medina and other documents from Western Thebes in Honour of Rob Demarée. Haring, B., Kaper, O. & van Walsem, R. (eds.). Leuven: Peeters, Vol. 28. p. 233-236 4 p. (Egyptologische Uitgaven).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Arkeologisten kaivausprojektien esittelytilaisuus

Translated title of the contribution: Event for presenting archaological fieldworkToivari-Viitala, J., 2014, In : Kirjuri. 1/2014, p. 23-23 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

Deir el-Medina Studies: Helsinki June 24–26, 2009 Proceedings

Toivari-Viitala, J. (ed.), Vartiainen, T. (ed.) & Uvanto, S. (ed.), 2014, Helsinki: Finnish Egyptological Society. 198 p. (The Finnish Egyptological Society - Occasional papers; vol. 2)

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

Projects 2003 2079

Archaeological Expedition to Wad Ben Naga

Onderka, P., Onderka, P., Toivari-Viitala, J., Perunka, V., Dufková, M., Barochová, J., Vaškových, M., Loeben, C. E. & Rihák, S.

13/10/200931/12/2079

Project: Research project

People and Environment. A multidisciplinary study on human agency, housing constructions, and social and ritual space in Egypt 1550-1069 BC with special focus on the Station de Repos area including an archaeological documentation subproject The Workmen's Huts in the Theban Mountains (WHTM).

Toivari-Viitala, J., Toivari-Viitala, J., Nuutinen, E. J., Nieminen, S., Berg, P., Perunka, V. M., Paulin-Grothe, E., Onderka, P., Winfer, J., Ramadan, A., Abu Safa, A., Ezz El-Din Ismail, A., Alsheimer, T., Eklund, A., Leppänen, S., Koivistoinen, T., Maaranen, N., Hemminki, K. & Hatim, M.

01/08/200831/07/2013

Project: Research project

Publication of the National Museum Jaroslav Černý Collection

Onderka, P., Onderka, P., Toivari-Viitala, J., Perunka, V., Navrátilová, H., Landgráfová, R., Demarée, R., Haring, B. & von Stülpnagel, K.

01/01/200801/02/2016

Project: Research project

Personal names at Deir el-Medina

Toivari-Viitala, J., Toivari-Viitala, J., Jauhiainen, H., Groot, A., Berg, P., Leppänen, S. & Virtaniva, P.

01/07/200431/12/2007

Project: Research project

Activities 2000 2015

jury member for scientific book award 2015 - tiedekirjaraadin jäsen TSV (External organisation)

Jaana Toivari-Viitala (Chair)
Dec 2015Mar 2016

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in national/international committee, council, board

presentation of paper - about seeing dreams in ancient Egypt

Jaana Toivari-Viitala (Participant)
28 Mar 2015

Activity: Other activity typesTypes for other activities - Other

Deir el-Medina and the Theban Necropolis in Contact: Describing the interactions within and outside the community of workmen

Jaana Toivari-Viitala (Chair)
28 Oct 2014

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

3rd FIME colloquium: Concord, Conflict and Coexistence: Religion and Society in the Middle East and North Africa 5.-7.2014

Jaana Toivari-Viitala (Speaker: Presenter)
5 Jun 20147 Jun 2014

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Deir el-Medina and the Theban Necropolis in Contact: Describing the interactions within and outside the community of workmen

Jaana Toivari-Viitala (Speaker: Presenter)
26 Oct 201429 Oct 2014

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars