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Faculty of Classics

 
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
Professor Mary  Beard
Professor of Classics
01223 335162 (Faculty) / 335712 (College)
Professor  Gábor  Betegh
Laurence Professor of Ancient Philosophy
01223 767500
Dr David  Butterfield
Senior Lecturer in Classics (Ancient Literature)
Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics, Queens' College
01223 335546
Professor James  Clackson
Professor of Comparative Philology
Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics, Jesus College
01223 339415 (College)
Mr Nicholas  Denyer
Senior Lecturer in Classics (Ancient Philosophy)
Fellow and College Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, Trinity College
01223 338569 (College)
Dr  Rebecca  Flemming
Senior Lecturer in Classics (Ancient History)
Fellow of Jesus College
Joukowsky Lecturer (Archaeological Institute of America): 2020-2021
01223 761560 (College), 335158 (Faculty)
Dr Renaud  Gagné
University Reader in Ancient Greek Literature and Religion
Fellow of Pembroke College
Director of Undergraduate Studies
01223 338130
Dr Yannis  Galanakis
Senior Lecturer in Classics (Classical Art & Archaeology)
Director of Archives
Fellow and Director of Studies at Sidney Sussex College
01223 338879 (College)
Dr Ingo  Gildenhard
University Reader in Classics and the Classical Tradition
Fellow and Director of Studies at King's College
01223 761005
Professor Simon  Goldhill
Professor of Greek Literature and Culture
Fellow, King's College
01223 331257 / 335169
Professor Emily  Gowers
Professor of Latin Literature
Fellow of St John's College
335150 (Faculty); 337869 (College)
Dr Myrto  Hatzimichali
Senior Lecturer in Classics (Ancient Philosophy)
Fellow and Director of Studies at Homerton College
01223 747301 (College) / 335160 (Faculty)
Regius Professor of Greek
Fellow of Trinity College
01223 355150 (Faculty) / 338410 (College)
Professor Christopher  Kelly
Professor of Classics and Ancient History
Master of Corpus Christi College
01223 766709 (College)
Dr Rebecca  Laemmle
Senior Lecturer in Classics (Greek Literature).
Fellow of Pembroke College
Dr Alessandro  Launaro
Senior Lecturer in Classics (Classical Art & Archaeology)
Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics at Gonville and Caius College
01223 761004 (Faculty) / 764573 (College)
Dr Leah  Lazar
Unestablished Lecturer in Classics
Dr Torsten  Meissner
Senior Lecturer in Classics (Philology & Linguistics)
Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics at Pembroke College
01223 766307
Professor Martin  Millett
Laurence Professor of Classical Archaeology
Fellow of Fitzwilliam College
01223 335161
Professor Stephen  Oakley
Kennedy Professor of Latin
Fellow of Emmanuel College
01223 742995
Dr Rosanna  Omitowoju
Senior Language Teaching Officer
Fellow and Director of Studies at King's College
Director of Studies at Robinson College
01223 335189
Professor Robin  Osborne
Professor of Ancient History
Chair of the Faculty Board
Fellow at King's College
01223 335158 (Faculty)
Dr Sara  Owen
Affiliated Lecturer in Classics
Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics at Fitzwilliam College
01223 332064
Dr John  Patterson
Senior Lecturer in Classics (Ancient History)
Fellow and Director of Studies at Magdalene College
Director of Studies at Lucy Cavendish College
01223 335169
 Ludovico  Pontiggia
Language Teaching Officer
College Research Associate, Clare College
Dr Antonia Marie Reinke
Language Teaching Officer
Director of Studies (Part I), Sidney Sussex College
Dr Frisbee C C  Sheffield
University Lecturer in Classics
Fellow and Director of Studies at Downing College
Dr Nigel  Spivey
Senior Lecturer in Classics (Classical Art & Archaeology)
Fellow, Emmanuel College
01223 335192 (Faculty), 743014 (College)
Dr Rupert  Thompson
Senior Lecturer in Classics (Philology and Linguistics)
Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics at Selwyn College
University Orator
01223 335649
Dr Helen  Van Noorden
Wrigley Fellow, Senior Lecturer and Director of Studies in Classics at Girton College
Affiliated Lecturer in the Faculty of Classics
01223 767500 (Faculty), 760350 (College)
Professor Caroline  Vout
Professor of Classics
Director of the Museum of Classical Archaeology (from January 2021)
Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics at Christ's College
From Michaelmas 2019 until 2024, Carrie is also the Byvanck Chair of Classical Archaeology/Art History at the University of Leiden
01223 767501 (Faculty), 334923 (College)
Professor James  Warren
Professor of Ancient Philosophy
Fellow in Philosophy, Corpus Christi College
01223 339996
Dr Charles  Weiss
Senior Language Teaching Officer
Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics at Clare College
01223 335194 (Faculty), 333265 (College)
Dr John  Weisweiler
University Lecturer in Classics
Fellow and Director of Studies at St John's College
Professor Tim  Whitmarsh
A.G. Leventis Professor of Greek Culture
Academic Secretary (Graduate)
Director of Studies at St John's College
Dr Christopher  Whitton
Reader in Latin Literature
Fellow, Director of Studies in Classics & Director of Music at Emmanuel College
01223 334252
Dr Hannah  Willey
Lecturer in Classics (Ancient History)
Fellow & Director of Studies in Prelim and 1A Classics at Murray Edwards
Dr  Nicholas  Zair
Senior Lecturer in Classics (Classical Linguistics & Comparative Philology)
01223 338 238

Latest news

Ancient Greek ‘pop culture’ discovery rewrites history of poetry and song

8 September 2021

New research into a little-known text written in ancient Greek shows that ‘stressed poetry’, the ancestor of all modern poetry and song, was already in use in the 2 nd Century CE, 300 years earlier than previously thought.

Roman York beneath the streets: Research Associate

17 August 2021

The Faculty invites applications for a Research Associate on the new AHRC funded Roman York beneath the streets project. The closing date is Monday 20 September 2021. See here for more details .

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...