Orient Department
Founded in 1996, the DAI Orient Department is headquartered in Berlin with offices in Baghdad, Damascus, and Sana'a. Geographically, the research focus is on the Near East as well as the neighboring contact zones. The temporal scope reaches from the foundations of ancient Near Eastern cultures through modern times.


Claudia Niel
Podbielskiallee 69-71
14195 Berlin
+49 (0)30 187711-178