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Faculty of Classics


Name Office phone Email address Job titles
Daniel Hanigan Praeceptor in Classics at Corpus Christi College, Supervisor: Professor Tim Whitmarsh, Thesis Title: Virtual Voyages: Greek Periplography and the Roman Empire
Professor Philip Hardie 01223 761545 Senior Research Fellow, Trinity College, Honorary Professor of Latin
Dr Myrto Hatzimichali 01223 747301 (College) / 335160 (Faculty) Senior Lecturer in Classics (Ancient Philosophy), Fellow and Director of Studies at Homerton College
Professor John Henderson 01223 331317 Emeritus Professor of Classics, Fellow of King's College.
Nathaniel Hess
Isobel Higgins
Alison Holroyd Stewardship Coordinator
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
Stephen Howe 01223 335154 Assistant Librarian
Professor Richard Hunter 01223 355150 (Faculty) / 338410 (College) Regius Professor of Greek, Fellow of Trinity College
Mr Henry Hurst Emeritus Reader in Classics, Fellow of Churchill College

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...