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Joseph Lindon Smith: The Persepolis Paintings

Special Exhibit

January 27 – August 28, 2022

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Job Posting: Part-Time Lecturer, Ancient Middle Eastern Studies

The Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations and the College of the University of Chicago seek an experienced teacher to work with MA students in the two-year Master’s Program in the Center for Middle Eastern Studies (CMES).

Posted on Sunday, June 19, 2022

Chicago Magazine features the OI Museum’s special exhibition

Chicago Magazine features the OI Museum’s special exhibition, Joseph Lindon Smith: The Persepolis Paintings, in their list of the top ten events to visit in Chicago this April.

Posted on Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Job Posting: Associate Director and Chief Curator of the Oriental Institute Museum (OIM)

The Oriental Institute, University of Chicago, seeks applicants for the position of Associate Director and Chief Curator of the Oriental Institute Museum (OIM). The ideal candidate has progressively responsible leadership experience in a museum with staff management, collections care, and special exhibition projects combined with academic qualifications in an ancient Middle Eastern field of specialty. A PhD is preferred. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. The full posting is at https://uchicago.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/External/job/Hyde-Park-Campus/Associate-Director-and-Chief-Curator-of-the-Oriental-Institute-Museum_JR15879-1.

Posted on Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Now Available OIP 147, Tell Abada: An Ubaid Village in Central Mesopotamia by Sabah Abboud Jasim

The OI Publications department announces that OIP 147, Tell Abada: An Ubaid Village in Central Mesopotamia by Sabah Abboud Jasim, is now available.

Posted on Friday, March 4, 2022