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Faculty of Classics


Name Office phone Email address Job titles
Professor Renaud Gagné 01223 338130 Professor of Ancient Greek Literature and Religion, Fellow of Pembroke College, Director of Undergraduate Studies
Dr Yannis Galanakis 01223 338879 (College) Associate Professor in Classics (Classical Art & Archaeology), Director of Archives, Fellow and Director of Studies at Sidney Sussex College
Quinton Gardiner Supervisor: Dr Frisbee Sheffield, College: Corpus Christi, Title of Thesis (preliminary): Wonder in Plato and Aristotle
Professor Peter Garnsey 01223 339420 Emeritus Professor of the History of Classical Antiquity, Fellow of Jesus College
Orlando Gibbs Supervisor: Dr David Butterfield, College: Trinity, Title of Thesis: A commentary on Plautus, Mostellaria
Professor Ingo Gildenhard 01223 761005 Professor of Classics and the Classical Tradition, Fellow and Director of Studies at King's College
Jessica Glueck Supervisor: Prof. Tim Whitmarsh, College: St John's, Title of Thesis: Traditions of Tenderness: Gender, Sensibility, and the Classics in Eighteenth-Century Britain
Dominique Goddard Supervisor: Dr Alessandro Launaro, College: St. John's, Title of Thesis: Commonwares and Consumer Identity in Roman Italy
Professor Simon Goldhill 01223 331257 / 335169 Professor of Greek Literature and Culture, Fellow, King's College
Professor Emily Gowers 335150 (Faculty); 337869 (College) Professor of Latin Literature, Fellow of St John's College
Aidan Gray Supervisor: Prof. Renaud Gagné, College: Lucy Cavendish, Title of Thesis (preliminary): τὰ ἄλλα κτήνεα: Animals in the Religious Life of Early Greece
Lorcan Greene Supervisor: Prof. Ingo Gildenhard, College: King's, Title of Thesis (preliminary): Ovid's Metamorphoses and the Platonic Corpus
Grace Gunning Supervisor: Dr Rebecca Lämmle, College: Newnham, Title of Thesis (preliminary): Choral Narrative and Audience Experience in Tragedy

Latest news

Soundmarks Project

12 February 2024

Soundmarks, an art/archaeology collaboration between Rose Ferraby, Cambridge Archaeologist, and Rob St John using sound and visual art launches at DIG in York. In 2019 the pair created work exploring and animating the sub-surface landscape of Aldborough Roman Town in North Yorkshire, UK. Soundmarks Aldborough was re-shown...

Vacancy: Assistant Professor in Latin literature

8 February 2024

The Faculty of Classics is seeking to appoint an Assistant Professor in Classics (Latin literature) from 01 September 2024. The role is open to those, at any stage in their career, with a primary research interest in Latin literature. The successful candidates will have, or be expected to develop, a record of world-class...

Publication: The New Documents in Mycenaean Greek

24 January 2024

The Faculty of Classics is proud to announce the publication of The New Documents in Mycenaean Greek , edited by John Killen FBA, the Emeritus Professor of Mycenaean Greek. More than a dozen leading Mycenologists have contributed chapters and sections to this seminal work in two volumes, comprised of more than 1100 pages...

Launch of the Faculty of Classics portal on the Cambridge Digital Library

15 January 2024

The Cambridge Digital Library has launched a dedicated Faculty of Classics portal . The first two collections feature digitized archival material from the Papers of Alan J. B. Wace, Laurence Professor of Classical Archaeology 1934-1944. Digital Thessaly features Alan Wace’s notebooks and photographs from his 1908-1910...