Contact Us

* The Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations' In-Person Office Hours are suspended until further notice. You can reach the Department's administrative offices via email or phone.

Office Hours:

Fall & Winter hours:  Monday to Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm
Summer hours: July 5 to September 3, Monday to Thursday, 8:45am – 5:00pm & Friday 8:45am - 2:00pm
The office is closed on all statutory holidays.

General Inquiries:

General inquiries (Office of the Chair):
Graduate program inquiries:
Undergraduate program inquiries:

Department Contacts:

Tim Harrison
Chair and Graduate Chair

Walid A. Saleh
Associate Chair, Graduate

Abdel-Khalig Ali
Associate Chair, Undergraduate

Carly Gubasta
Assistant to the Chair and Undergraduate Assistant
Room 200
(416) 978-3306

Michael Godwin
Graduate Administrator
Room 200A
(416) 978-3181

In-Person Office Hours: Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 10 AM to 2 PM

Maria Leonor Vivona
Business Officer
Room 200D
(416) 978-0555

In-Person Office Hours: Tuesdays 10 AM to 2 PM

Stanley Klassen
Archaeology Lab Technician & Collections Manager
Room 418
(416) 978-1135

In-Person Office Hours: Mondays through Fridays 9 AM to 5 PM

Victoria Jiyoung Sheen
Communications and Administrative Assistant
Room 203
(416) 946-3461

In-Person Office Hours: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 10 AM to 2 PM

Mailing Address:

Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations
University of Toronto
4 Bancroft Avenue, 2nd floor
Toronto, Ontario Canada M5S 1C1

Fax: (416) 978-3305

Map and Directions: