Nicholas D. Cahill
Professor and Simona and Jerome Chazen Distinguished Chair in Art History
Director, Sardis Expedition, Harvard University, since 2008

Contact Information:
Office: 202 Elvehjem
Phone: 608-263-8980

Office Hours:
Wednesdays 3:00-5:00 and by appointment.

B.A. University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, 1981
M.A. University of California-Berkeley, 1984
Ph.D. University of California-Berkeley, 1991

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Areas of Research and Teaching: "Greek and Roman art and archaeology; Near Eastern and especially Anatolian art and archaeology; Greek city planning and social organization; Archaic Greece; Interrelations between Greece and the Near East; Achaemenid Persia; Greek epigraphy”

On Faculty since 1993.

Courses taught:
Selected Publications:

Household and City Organization at Olynthus (Yale University Press, 2002).

"Lydian Houses, Domestic Assemblages and Household Size", Near Eastern Archaeology, 2002.

"Olynthus and Greek Town Planning", Classical World 93.5 (2000).