A Conversation with Dr. Zahi Hawass
Distinguished Scholar in Residence
Dr. Zahi Hawass is a world-renowned archeologist and the former Minister of Antiquities in Egypt; and the director of ongoing excavations at Giza, Saqqara, and the Valley of the Kings. He has made a number of major discoveries over the course of his career, including the tombs of the pyramid builders at Giza and the Valley of the Golden Mummies at Bahariya oasis. Dr. Hawass has appeared on television specials on the National Geographic Channel, The History Channel and Discovery Channel and others.