skip to content

Faculty of Classics


Name Office phone Email address Job titles
Professor Stephen Oakley 01223 742995 Kennedy Professor of Latin, Fellow of Emmanuel College
Dr Rosanna Omitowoju 01223 335189 Senior Language Teaching Officer, Fellow and Director of Studies at King's College, Director of Studies at Robinson College
Professor Robin Osborne 01223 335158 (Faculty) Professor of Ancient History, Chair of the Faculty Board, Fellow at King's College
Dr Sam Ottewill-Soulsby Research Associate, Impact of the Ancient City Project, Fellow of Darwin College
Dr Sara Owen 01223 332064 Affiliated Lecturer in Classics, Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics at Fitzwilliam 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...