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Faculty of Classics


Name Office phone Email address Job titles
Lyn Bailey 01223 335154 Librarian
Dr Timothy Barnes Unestablished Lecturer in Classics, Director of Studies in Classics at Peterhouse
Mr Franco Basso Senior Language Teaching Officer in the Faculty of Classics, Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics, Trinity Hall
Albert Bates Supervisor: Professor Caroline Vout, College: Christ's College, Thesis Title: The Mythology of Ecphrasis in Rome and Roman Greece (50 BC - 500 AD)
Professor Mary Beard 01223 335162 (Faculty) / 335712 (College) Professor of Classics
Professor Gábor Betegh 01223 767500 Laurence Professor of Ancient Philosophy
Zuri Biringer
Marco Bonaventura Supervisor: Professor Philip Hardie, College: Trinity, Thesis Title: Reading Dares Phrygius and Dictys Cretensis as Early Imperial Greek Texts and Late Antique Latin Translations
Dr Philip Boyes Research Associate, ERC ‘Contexts of and Relations between Early Writing Systems’ Project
Tony Brinkman 01223 767501 Custodian
Dr Tatiana Bur Moses and Mary Finley Research Fellow, Darwin College
Sarah Burton Senior Library Assistant, Wellbeing Advocate and Peer Supporter
Dr David Butterfield 01223 335546 Senior Lecturer in Classics (Ancient Literature), Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics, Queens' College

Latest news

Language Teaching Assistant

25 July 2021

Details of how to apply for this part time teaching post are now avilable online . Deadline Monday 23rd August 2021.

Open letter on anti-racism: a response from the Faculty Board of Classics

16 July 2021

The response to the Open Letter on anti-racism, together with an action plan outlining the Faculty’s strategy, is now available online. Read here for more details

Martin Millett elected as President of the Society of Antiquaries of London

7 July 2021

Professor Martin Millett FBA, Laurence Professor of Classical Archaeology and Fellow of Fitzwilliam College, has been elected as President of the Society of Antiquaries of London (2021-24). Founded in 1707, the Society of Antiquaries of London is an educational charity that promotes the understanding of the human past and...

Classics student Lylaah Bhalerao receives a Fulbright Award

5 July 2021

Classics MPhil student Lylaah Bhalerao (Murray Edwards 2017), has received an All Disciplines Fulbright Award to enable her to study at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York University. Lylaah has been selected from a strong applicant pool to pursue doctoral research into how to decolonise ancient...