The work of the department is supported by a team of Museum Assistants and administrative staff.
Assistant Keeper, Islamic Collections
Iran, Central Asia and India
Curator, Levantine Archaeology
Assistant Keeper, Early Mesopotamia collections
Keeper of Special Middle Eastern Projects
Ancient Mesopotamian (i.e. Sumerian, Babylonian and Assyrian) script, languages and cultures
Assistant Keeper, Anatolia and Prehistory
Turkish archaeological material and Prehistoric collections within the Department of the Middle East
Assistant Keeper (Curator)
Islamic and contemporary Middle East
Arts and Humanities Research Council
Collaborative Doctoral Award candidate
Modern Middle East
St John Simpson
Assistant Keeper, Iran & Arabia
Ancient Iran and Arabia
Assistant Keeper, later Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia 1500-539 B.C.
Assistant Keeper, Cuneiform collections
Jonathan N. Tubb
Keeper of the Department of the Middle East.