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Max Kramer

Max Kramer

Undergraduate Administrator

Enquiries Office (G.01a)
Faculty of Classics
Sidgwick Avenue

Office Phone: 01223 335151


Max Kramer grew up in Morpeth in the North East of England. Following a degree in Classics at Balliol College, Oxford and a year working as a Pastoral Assistant he studied the Theology & Religious Studies Tripos and an MPhil in Old Testament at St John’s College, Cambridge.

In the Classics faculty Max works closely with the Academic Secretary for Undergraduate Affairs and the Chief Secretary to administer the running of the Classical Tripos. He is also responsible for working with the Faculty's Schools Liaison Officer to develop and deliver the Faculty's Access & Outreach work through events at Cambridge and beyond. Part of this work involves managing the Faculty's new Outreach website ( and our social media presence on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.

Max is Secretary of the Faculty's Student-Staff Joint Committee and Access & Outreach Working Party and editor of the Faculty's annual Newsletter.

Max is also an Affiliated Lecturer in the Faculty of Divinity, where he teaches Greek, Hebrew, and Latin to Graduates and Undergraduates, and studies the relationship between Classical and Jewish and Christian culture.

Upcoming events

Happy Families?

Oct 25, 2016

Museum of Classical Archaeology

Archaeology Seminar

Oct 25, 2016

Faculty of Classics, Room 1.04

Literature Seminar

Oct 26, 2016

Faculty of Classics, Room 1.04

Strike a Pose

Oct 27, 2016

Museum of Classical Archaeology

Plato, Charmides

Oct 27, 2016


Upcoming events

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Vacancy - Research Associate, ‘Contexts of and Relations between Early Writing Systems’ Project (CREWS)

Oct 20, 2016

Applications are sought for a Research Associate who will be a member of the ‘Contexts of and Relations between Early Writing Systems’ (CREWS) project, led by the Principal Investigator Dr Philippa Steele.

How to write a Greek Dictionary

Oct 06, 2016

Watch the film about the Faculty's Greek Lexicon Project, working towards a a new dictionary of Ancient Greek.

New Discovery

Sep 20, 2016

Professor Jack Davis and Dr Sharon Stocker (Department of Classics, University of Cincinnati), ‘Sometimes All That Glitters Is Gold: The Tomb of the Griffin Warrior at Pylos’, 5 pm on Monday 10 October in Room LG.17, Faculty of Law, Sidgwick Site. To reserve your place please reply to by Monday 3 October.

Temporary University Lectureships in Classics (Ancient History)

Aug 31, 2016

Applications are welcome for two temporary lectureships in Classics (Ancient History) from 01 January 2017. Please see the Jobs & Vacancies page for further information.

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