Research Unit Islamic Archaeology
Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
Institut für Orient- und Asienwissenschaften
Abt. Islamwissenschaft und Nahostsprachen
Forschungseinheit Islamische Archäologie
Brühler Straße 7
53119 Bonn
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Prof. Walker

Prof. Dr. Bethany J. Walker


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Julia Maczuga, M.A.

Doctoral Student

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PhD Thesis: "Islamization and social transformation in Transjordan: the study of pre-modern Arabic graffiti in archaeological contexts"

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Bethany J. Walker


  • Since 07/2019 PhD Studies in Islamic Archaelogy, University of Bonn
  • 09/2016 - 04/2019 MA studies in Archaelogy, University of Warsaw, Warsaw 

      title of thesis: "The process of Christianization of Arabis in Byzantine period"

  • 09/2015 - 09/2017 MA in Oriental Studies, University of Warsaw, Warsaw 

      title of thesis: "The representations of royal woman from Napatan period" 

  • 09/2013 - 12/2013 Bachelor of Oriental Studies (speciality Arabic language), University of Warsaw, Warsaw


Work Experience

09/2018 - 02/2019 assistant for UNESCO students from Arabic countries, Polish Center of Mediterrean Archaelogy, Warsaw

06/2012 - 09/2012 assistant of the production in Mirafo textile factory, MIRAFO company the producer of textiles, Lódz, Poland


  • Arabic epigraphy
  • Christian-Muslim relationship
  • monasticism in Byzantine world



  • Polish Center of Mediterrean Archaeology Schoolarship, Ciro, April - May 2018 (library studies)
  • Erasmus scholarship, University of Bonn, October - January 2017/2018 (Islamic Archaeology)
  • Polish Center of Mediterrean Archaeology Schoolarship, Cairo, April 2017 (library studies)
  • Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange, Armenia, September 2014, 2015, 2016 (field work)
  • Bourghiba Language School Certificate, Tunnis, June-August 2014


Field Work

  • Petra Deir, Jordan, November 2018 (ephigraphic studies)
  • Ghazali, Sudan, February 2018, January 2017 (documentation of pictorial graffiti)
  • Gonio-Apsaros, Georgia, July 2015, 2016 (participant of excavations)
  • Metsamor, Armenia, September 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 (participant of excavations)



  • graphic programes (Corel Draw, Inkscape)
  • File Maker Pro (for data base)
  • Microsoft programmes 



  • Polish (Native)
  • English (Fluent)
  • German (Good)
  • Arabic (Good)
  • Russian (Good)
  • Persian (Average)