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Faculty of Classics


Name Office phone Email address Job titles
Professor Paul Cartledge 01223 335163 (Faculty) A.G. Leventis Senior Research Fellow, Clare College, Emeritus A.G. Leventis Professor of Greek Culture
Zack Case Department: Classics, Supervisor: Tim Whitmarsh, College: King's, Title of thesis: Aristophanes and Hyper-Democracy
Edoardo Chiattelli Supervisor: Dr Torsten Meissner, College: Darwin, PhD Thesis Title (preliminary): The Augment in Greek and Indo-European: A Reconsideration"
Professor James Clackson 01223 339415 (College) Professor of Comparative Philology, Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics, Jesus College
Beth Clark Project Administrator, Impact of the Ancient City, Wellbeing Advocate
Professor Robin Cormack 01223 740032 Invited Lecturer, Faculty of Classics, Senior Academic Visitor, Wolfson College, Professor Emeritus, History of Art, University of London

Latest news

Corbett Lecture 2021, “Sympathy and the Problem of Nature”

6 October 2021

Professor Brooke Holmes, Princeton University, will deliver this year’s Corbett Lecture in G19 on Thursday October 21 at 5.00 p.m.

Collaboration between the Faculty of Classics and the University of Ghana

20 October 2021

We are proud to announce that the Faculty of Classics has established a collaborative link with the University of Ghana, generously funded by the Cambridge-Africa ALBORADA Research fund. Developing new connections with Ghana promises to open up new possibilities for research and teaching, which will be beneficial for both...


19 October 2021

The podcast for Aldborough Roman Town , written and presented by Dr Rose Ferraby, is now available. See the project page for more information .

Onassis Foundation endowing a fellowship for the creation of a new post in Classics

12 October 2021

A new University post linked to Newnham will continue a College tradition of teaching, research, and taking Classics out into the wider world that goes back more than a century to Jane Harrison. Newnham College, Cambridge is launching the Onassis Classics Fellowship in order to secure a permanent position for the teaching...