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Dr. Zdravko Dimitrov Chief Assistant

Address: National Institute of Archaeology with Museum - Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 2 Saborna St., 1000 Sofia
Employment, academic and research positions
Since 2005 Curator, Exposition Department, National Institute of Archaeology with Museum – BAS

Education
2004 PhD, National Institute of Archaeology with Museum - BAS. Thesis: Architectural Decoration in the Province of Moesia Inferior (1st to 3rd cent. AD). Supervisor: Dr. Gergana Kabakchieva
2001-2004 PhD student, Department of Classic Archaeology, NIAM-BAS
2000 MA in Archaeology, St Kliment Ohridski Sofia University; Thesis: Nicopolis ad Istrum: Some Aspects of Urban Life in Roman Thrace. Supervisor: Dr. Gergana Kabakchieva
1993 Hristo Botev Technical High School, Sofia: engineering construction technician. Subject: Construction & Architecture

Military Service
1993-1995 Military and Topographic Institute in the town of Troyan: drawing of topographic plate-tables, topographic maps, updating and maintenance of the topographic marks and reference points on the territory of the Republic of Bulgaria, maintenance of the triangulation network of the Republic of Bulgaria.

Organizing experience
2005 investor’s supervision of renovation activities, NIAM-BAS
1996 Monarch Constructions Company, Assistant Technical Supervisor

Languages
English, German

Research
Areas of research interest:
Roman architectural decoration; architectural development in the pre-Roman and Roman period; decoration of Roman grave monuments; archaeological survey

Archaeological excavations and projects:
2005 Early Byzantine castellum near Golitsa, Assistant Director. Director: Dr. V. Dinchev
2005 Site 27 near the village of Kapitan Andreevo(rescue excavations along a railway road); Assistant Director. Director: Dr. H. Popov
2005 Tatul; Assistant Director. Director: Dr. Sc. N. Ovcharov
2004 Site 11, a late Iron age sanctuary and a late Roman house (rescue excavations along Trakia Highway); Assistant Director. Director: Dr. M. Tonkova
2004 Site 9 near the village of Yabalkovo; medieval village, late Iron age pit sanctuary and a Neolithic open-air site (rescue excavations along a railway road); Team member. Directors: Dr. M. Tonkova, K. Melamed and Prof. Dr. K. Leshtakov
2002-2003 Ulpia Oescus, a Roman colony; Team member. Director: Dr. G. Kabakchieva
1999, 2002 Nicopolis ad Istrum, a Roman city. Director: P. Vladikova
2001 Roman tumulus near the village of Svirachi; Team member. Director: Dr. G. Kabakchieva
2000-2001 Roman villa at Bruckneudorf, Austria. Director: Dr. H. Zabehlicky
2000 Late Iron age and Roman sanctuary near the village of Krepost (rescue excavations along the Trakia Highway); Team member. Director: Prof. Dr. K. Rhabadzhiev
2000 Early Christian ritual assemblage in Yuzhen Park, Sofia, part III. Director: Dr. M. Daskalov
1998 Durostorum-Drastar-Silistra Archaeological Reserve; summer field school; Director: Prof. Dr. S. Angelova
1997 Kabyle Archaeological Reserve; summer field school. Director: Prof. Dr. L. Getov
1996 Yunatsite, Chalcolithic and early Bronze age tell; summer field school. Director: Prof. Dr. K. Leshtakov

Publications:
Димитров, З., Хронология на коринтските капители с пълен апарат от Долна Мизия през римската епоха. – Археология, 2003, 4, с. 14-23.
Димитров, З., Nicopolis ad Istrum, Philippopolis, Augista Traiana – общи белези в архитектоничната украса. – Известия на РИМ Велико Търново, 2004, ХХ, 92-105.
Димитров, З. Архитектурна декорация в провинция Долна Мизия. – автореферат на дисертация за присъждане на научната и образователна степен “Доктор”. София, 2004.
Димитров, З., Капители с кошница, украсена с гладки листа от Римска Тракия. – в: Stephanos Archaeologicos in honorem Professoris Ludmili Getov = Studia Archaeologica Universitatis Serdicensis, Suppl. IV, р. 224-237, Sofia, 2005..
Димитров, З., Колонни капители от І – ІІІ в. в колекцията на АМ-Варна. - Известия на народния музей Варна, 38-39 (53-54) за 2002-2003, с. 263-307, Варна, 2005 г.
Димитров, З., Фриз-архитравни блокове от храма на Фортуна в Ескус във фонда на НАМ. – в: Известия на археологическия институт, т. ХХХІХ, под печат.
Димитров, З., Декоративни елементи в гробната архитектура на Анхиало през римската епоха. – в: Сборник с доклади от научна конференция в чест на Люба Огненова. София, 11 декември 2002, под печат.
Димитров, З., Архитектурни детайли от култови сгради в Никополис ад Иструм. – в: Сборник с доклади от научна конференция в чест на Златозара Гочева. Велико Търново, 17 ноември 2002, под печат.
Димитров, З., Връзката между елинистическата и римската архитектонична декорация в западнопонтийските градове. – в: Сборник с доклади от научната конференция в чест на проф. М.Лазаров, под печат
Димитров, З., Типология на архитектурните детайли от римската епоха. – в: Археология на България, том І, под печат.
Димитров, З., Пиластрови и антови капители от І – ІІІ в. в колекцията на АМ-Варна. – в: Известия на народния музей Варна, т. 40 (55), под печат.
Димитров, З., Архитектурни детайли от римската епоха в Сексагинта Приста. – в Известия на РИМ-Русе, под печат.
Dimitrov, Z., Ionic Capitals from Nicopolis ad Istrum. – In: The Roman and Late Roman City. The International Conference (Veliko Turnovo 26-30 July 2000), Sofia 2002, p. 99-103.
Dimitrov, Z., Fries-Architrave aus Serdica, verziert im Stil der aphrodisischen Steinmetzschule. – Archaeologia Bulgarica, 2004, 1, р. 29-44.

Reviews:
Wolfgang Korn. 50 Klassiker Archäologie. Die wichtigsten Fundorte und Ausgrabungsstätten Berlin

Invited presentations
2005 Conference in Honor of Prof. Maria Chichikova, Sofia
2005 Balkan Cultural Heritage in the Context of United Europe International Symposium, Kardzhali
2005 Valley of Thracian Kings: Research and Development, Kazanlak
2004 The Museum: Finds, Events, Persons. 8th Museum Conference at RMH V/ Tarnovo dedicated to the 120th annyversary of Todor Nikolov, Veliko Tarnovo
2004 Conference in Honor of Prof. Mihail Lazarov, Varna
2002 Conference in Honor of Prof. Zlatozara Gocheva, Veliko Tarnovo
2002 Conference in Honor of Prof. Lyuba Ognenova-Marinova, Sofia
2000 Roman and Late Antique Town International Conference – on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the first archaeological excavations at Nicopolis ad Istrum, Veliko Tarnovo



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