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Faculty of Classics


Name Office phone Email address Job titles
Daniel Hanigan Praeceptor in Classics at Corpus Christi College, Supervisor: Prof. Tim Whitmarsh, Title of Thesis: The Politics of Form in Imperial Greek Periplography
Professor Philip Hardie 01223 761545 Senior Research Fellow, Trinity College, Honorary Professor of Latin
Arthur Harris Lloyd-Dan David Research Fellow, Darwin College & Needham Research Institute
Dr Myrto Hatzimichali 01223 747301 (College) / 335160 (Faculty) Senior Lecturer in Classics (Ancient Philosophy), Fellow and Director of Studies at Homerton College
Patrick Hayes Supervisor: Prof. Robin Osborne, College: Darwin, Title of Thesis (preliminary): A Study of Hellenistic Political Borders and their Formation c. 250-150 BCE
Professor John Henderson 01223 331317 Emeritus Professor of Classics, Fellow of King's College.
Isobel Higgins Supervisor: Prof. Tim Whitmarsh, College: King's, Title of Thesis: Embodied Time in Nonnus' Dionysiaca
Sólveig Hilmarsdóttir Supervisor: Prof. James Clackson, College: Jesus College, Title of Thesis (preliminary): The Language of Latin Epistolography - Social status and its connection to the language of Roman writers
Professor David Holton 01223 335048 Emeritus Professor of Modern Greek
Professor Geoff Horrocks 01223 335164 (Faculty) / 338696 (College) Emeritus Professor of Comparative Philology, Fellow of St John's College
Professor Richard Hunter 01223 355150 (Faculty) / 338410 (College) Emeritus Regius Professor of Greek, Fellow of Trinity College
Mr Henry Hurst Emeritus Reader in Classics, Fellow of Churchill College

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...