Persepolis: Images of an Empire

Special Exhibit

October 13, 2015 – September 3, 2017

Drones

Drones over the Desert: Archaeology and Aerial Photography

Special Exhibit (Lower Level)

November 22, 2016 – ongoing

News

Lecture by Irene Winter on "Monuments and Politics in Ancient Mesopotamia"

Dr. Irene Winter, Harvard University, will give a lecture about "The Stela and the State: Monuments and Politics in Ancient Mesopotamia" on Wednesday, November 30, 2016, at 7:00 PM in Breasted Hall of the Oriental Institute.

Posted on Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Oriental Institute Job Posting: Lead Preparator, Oriental Institute Museum

We seek applicants for the position of Lead Preparator, who reports to the Chief Curator and Deputy Director for Collections and Exhibitions. The Lead Preparator constructs, installs, and maintains the Oriental Institute Museum exhibits, including lighting and general gallery cleaning.

Posted on Sunday, November 20, 2016

Chicago House Bulletins 26 and 27 (2015-2016) Now Available

The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago announces the online publication of Chicago House Bulletins 26 and 27 (2015-2016). They are both available for complimentary download.

Posted on Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Oriental Institute Job Posting: Associate Director for Administration and Finance

The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago seek applicants for the position of Associate Director for Administration and Finance (ADAF).

Posted on Tuesday, October 25, 2016

UChicago Assyriologists Featured by the International Association for Assyriology

Assistant Professor of Assyriology Dr. Susanne Paulus and Ph.D. Student in Assyriology Andy Wilent were featured in Mār Šiprim by the International Association for Assyriology.

Posted on Thursday, October 13, 2016