Professor emeritus of Papyrology
Fields of interest
Ancient History (in particular Chronology & Metrology)
Greek Language & Literature
The edition of unpublished Greek papyri, in particular the Greek texts coming to light in the Dakhleh Oasis (Western Desert of Egypt). Furthermore, prof. Worp is working on texts from the papyrus collection from Montserrat Abbey, Spain, and from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, MI, USA.
|1972 - 2005||Assistant, later Associate Professor of Papyrology at the University of Amsterdam|
|2001 - ...||Member of the Royal Dutch Academy of Sciences|
|2002 - 2008||Extraordinary Professor of Papyrology at the University of Leiden|
Professor dr. Klaas Worp retired from Leiden University in 2008, but remains active as professor emeritus.