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Job Posting: Field Director of the Epigraphic Survey

The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago seeks a Field Director for the Epigraphic Survey, the Institute’s permanent epigraphic expedition based at Chicago House in Luxor, Egypt. Reporting to the Director of the Oriental Institute, the Field Director leads an international team of professional photographers, artists, Egyptologists, conservators, archivists, and support staff dedicated to the Survey’s core mission of preserving Egypt’s monumental heritage through high-quality documentation, scholarly publication, conservation, and restoration.

Posted on Friday, January 20, 2023

Now Available "Excavations at the Palatial Complex: Kerkenes Final Reports 2"

The OI Publications department announces that Excavations at the Palatial Complex: Kerkenes Final Reports 2 by Geoffrey D. Summers, with contributions by Susanne Berndt, Ahmet Çinici, Yılmaz Selim Erdal, Evangelia Pişkin, Noël Siver, and Françoise Summers; introduction by Nicholas D. Cahill; and Turkish summary by Güzin Eren is now available for purchase and download.

Posted on Monday, December 26, 2022

Job Posting: Assistant Professor of Egyptology

The Oriental Institute and the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations of the University of Chicago invite applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Egyptology with an expected start date of July 1, 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Posted on Friday, October 14, 2022