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Faculty of Classics

Dr Carol  Atack
Director of Studies in Classics, Bye-fellow and assistant tutor, Newnham College.
Research Fellow in Classics
Sidney Sussex College
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Classical Archaeology
Morgan Fellow, Downing College
Research Fellow, Peterhouse
Professor  Paul  Cartledge
A.G. Leventis Senior Research Fellow, Clare College
Emeritus A.G. Leventis Professor of Greek Culture
01223 335163 (Faculty)
Professor Robin  Cormack
Invited Lecturer, Faculty of Classics
Senior Academic Visitor, Wolfson College
Professor Emeritus, History of Art, University of London
01223 740032
Mr Nicholas  Denyer
Senior Lecturer in Classics (Ancient Philosophy)
Fellow and College Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, Trinity College
01223 338569 (College)
Professor James  Diggle
Emeritus Professor of Greek and Latin
Fellow of Queens' College
01223 335527
Professor  Pat  Easterling
Emeritus Regius Professor of Greek
Dr Elizabeth Key Fowden
Senior Research Associate in the Faculty of Classics
Senior Researcher, Impact of the Ancient City, ERC Advanced Grant
Affiliated Researcher in the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
OJM College Post-doctoral Associate, Jesus College
Professor Peter  Garnsey
Emeritus Professor of the History of Classical Antiquity
Fellow of Jesus College
01223 339420
Professor Philip  Hardie
Senior Research Fellow, Trinity College
Honorary Professor of Latin
01223 761545
Lloyd-Dan David Research Fellow, Darwin College & Needham Research Institute
Professor John  Henderson
Emeritus Professor of Classics
Fellow of King's College.
01223 331317
Professor David  Holton
Emeritus Professor of Modern Greek
01223 335048
Professor Geoff  Horrocks
Emeritus Professor of Comparative Philology
Fellow of St John's College
01223 335164 (Faculty) / 338696 (College)
Emeritus Regius Professor of Greek
Fellow of Trinity College
01223 355150 (Faculty) / 338410 (College)
Mr Henry  Hurst
Emeritus Reader in Classics
Fellow of Churchill College
Professor John  Killen
Emeritus Professor of Mycenaean Greek
Junior Research Fellow, St John's College
Ms Ninetta  Leone
Affiliated Researcher
Professor Sir Geoffrey  Lloyd
Emeritus Professor of Ancient Philosophy and Science
01223 311545
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics, Queens' College
Mary and Moses Finley Fellow, Darwin College
Acting Director of Studies at Magdalene and Lucy Cavendish Colleges
Early Career Research Fellow in Philosophy, Corpus Christi College
Research Associate, 'Roman York beneath the streets' project
Bye-Fellow, Fitzwilliam College
Director of Studies for Archaeology, Fitzwilliam College
Professor MM  McCabe
Professor of Ancient Philosophy Emerita, King's College London
Honorary Fellow of Jesus College
Research Associate (VIEWS)
Professor Martin  Millett
Emeritus Laurence Professor of Classical Archaeology
Life Fellow of Fitzwilliam College
01223 335161
Dr Jana  Mokrisova
Research Associate
ERC project: Migration and the Making of the Ancient Greek World
Research Fellow, Clare College
Professor Michael  Reeve
Emeritus Kennedy Professor of Latin
Dr Robert A. Rohland
Junior Research Fellow in Classics, Title A
Trinity College
Affiliated Lecturer, Faculty of Classics
Bye-Fellow in Classics, Downing College
Professor Malcolm  Schofield
Emeritus Professor of Ancient Philosophy
Fellow of St John's College
01223 338644
Junior Research Fellow, Jesus College
Professor David  Sedley
Emeritus Laurence Professor of Ancient Philosophy
Fellow of Christ's College
01223 334910
Research Associate (VIEWS project)
Professor Anthony  Snodgrass
Emeritus Laurence Professor of Classical Archaeology
01223 339345
Principal Investigator of Visual Interactions in Early Writing Systems
Senior Research Fellow at Magdalene College
Director of Studies at Wolfson College
01223 335096
Research Fellow, Peterhouse
Dr Dorothy J. Thompson
Retired Newton Trust Lecturer in Ancient History
Fellow of Girton College
01223 354588
Professor Andrew  Wallace-Hadrill
Director of Research
Honorary Professor of Roman Studies
W.H.D Rouse Junior Research Fellow, Christ's College
Dr Jingyi Jenny  Zhao
ISF Research Fellow, Clare Hall/Needham Research Institute

Latest news

VIEWS project Visiting Fellowships

20 May 2024

We invite applications for two funded VIEWS project Visiting Fellowships, with a deadline of 30th June 2024. For further details please follow this link.

Dr Richard Duncan-Jones FBA 1937-2024

19 May 2024

The Faculty is saddened by news of the death of Dr Richard Duncan-Jones FBA FSA. He had been a Fellow of Gonville and Caius College since 1963 where he was a college lecture in Classics and Director of Studies for many years.

Language Teaching Associate

17 May 2024

The Faculty of Classics is seeking to appoint a Fixed Term Teaching Associate from 01 September 2024 until 31 August 2026 (0.6 FTE). The teaching will principally involve intensive reading classes in Greek and Latin for students without A level qualification or equivalent at entry. For more details see here. CLOSING DATE...

New appointment in Latin literature

15 May 2024

The Faculty is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Elena Giusti as a new Assistant Professor of Latin literature. She will join the Faculty in the new academic year. Elena will be joining from the University of Warwick, where she is currently Associate Professor of Latin . She works broadly on Roman literature and...