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Faculty of Classics


Name Office phone Email address Job titles
Professor Renaud Gagné 01223 338130 Professor in Ancient Greek Literature and Religion, Fellow of Pembroke College, Director of Undergraduate Studies
Dr Yannis Galanakis 01223 338879 (College) Senior Lecturer in Classics (Classical Art & Archaeology), Director of Archives, Fellow and Director of Studies at Sidney Sussex College
Professor Peter Garnsey 01223 339420 Emeritus Professor of the History of Classical Antiquity, Fellow of Jesus College
Orlando Gibbs
Professor Ingo Gildenhard 01223 761005 Professor of Classics and the Classical Tradition, Fellow and Director of Studies at King's College
Jessica Glueck
Dominique Goddard Supervisor: Alessandro Launaro, College: St. John's, Thesis: Commonwares and consumer identity in Roman Italy
Solveig Lucia Gold Supervisor: Professor Gábor Betegh, College: King's, Title of Thesis (preliminary): Plato's City of Gods
Professor Simon Goldhill 01223 331257 / 335169 Professor of Greek Literature and Culture, Fellow, King's College
Oscar Goldman Department: Classics, Supervisor: Professor Emily Gowers, Thesis: Satire and the Art of Conversation
Professor Emily Gowers 335150 (Faculty); 337869 (College) Professor of Latin Literature, Fellow of St John's College
Sofia Greaves Research Assistant, Impact of the Ancient City
Joe Grimwade Department: Classics, Supervisor: Dr Ingo Gildenhard, College: Trinity Hall, Title of Thesis: 'Memory in Roman Oratory: Theory and Practice'

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...