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Faculty of Classics

 
Dr Carol  Atack
Director of Studies in Classics, Bye-fellow and assistant tutor, Newnham College.
Dr Philip  Boyes
Research Associate, ERC ‘Contexts of and Relations between Early Writing Systems’ Project
Dr Tatiana  Bur
Moses and Mary Finley Research Fellow, Darwin College
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
Dr Robert  Crellin
Research Associate, Contexts of and Relations between Early Writing Systems (CREWS)
Dr Manuela  Dal Borgo
British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow
Director of Studies in Economics, Newnham 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 Maya  Feile Tomes
Junior Research Fellow, Christ's College
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
Dr David  Friedman
Junior Research Fellow, Darwin
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
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)
Mr Henry  Hurst
Emeritus Reader in Classics
Fellow of Churchill College
Dr Aaron J. Kachuck
Junior Research Fellow
Latin and Neo-Latin Literature
Trinity College
Dr Talitha  Kearey
Research Fellow in Classics
St John’s College
Dr Christian  Keime
Research Fellow,
Director of Studies in Classics,
Girton College
01223 760350 (College) 01223 335158 (Faculty)
Professor John  Killen
Emeritus Professor of Mycenaean Greek
Ms Ninetta  Leone
Researcher Associate
Unveiling the Invisible - Mathematics for Conservation in Arts and Humanities
(Leverhulme Trust Research Project Grant / RPG-2018-121)
Dr Max  Leventhal
British Academy Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Thole Research Fellow in Classics, Trinity Hall
Professor Sir Geoffrey  Lloyd
Emeritus Professor of Ancient Philosophy and Science
01223 311545
Dr Javier  Martínez Jiménez
Research Associate, Impact of the Ancient City Project
Professor MM  McCabe
Professor of Ancient Philosophy Emerita, King's College London
Honorary Fellow of Jesus College
Dr Jana  Mokrisova
Research Associate
ERC project: Migration and the Making of the Ancient Greek World
Dr Thomas J. Nelson
Research Fellow in Classics, Corpus Christi College
Dr Sam  Ottewill-Soulsby
Research Associate, Impact of the Ancient City Project
Fellow of Darwin College
Professor Michael  Reeve
Emeritus Kennedy Professor of Latin
Miss Joyce  Reynolds
Retired Reader in Roman Historical Epigraphy
Dr Robert A. Rohland
Junior Research Fellow in Classics, Title A
Trinity College
Dr Ester  Salgarella
Junior Research Fellow, St. John's College
Professor Malcolm  Schofield
Emeritus Professor of Ancient Philosophy
Fellow of St John's College
01223 338644
Professor David  Sedley
Emeritus Laurence Professor of Ancient Philosophy
Fellow of Christ's College
01223 334910
Dr Rasmus  Sevelsted
Postdoc Fellow, Carlsberg Foundation (Internationalisation Fellowship)
Research Associate, Sidney Sussex College
Dr Il-Kweon  Sir
Leverhulme/INT Early Career Fellow
Professor Anthony  Snodgrass
Emeritus Laurence Professor of Classical Archaeology
01223 339345
Dr Philippa  Steele
Principal Investigator of Contexts of and Relations between Early Writing Systems
Senior Research Fellow at Magdalene College
Director of Studies at Wolfson College
01223 335096
Dr Livia  Tagliapietra
Research Fellow in Classics, Jesus College
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
Dr Jingyi Jenny  Zhao
Lloyd-Dan David Research Fellow, Darwin College/ Needham Research Institute

Latest news

New gift to further support Joyce Reynolds Awards

15 June 2021

The Faculty is enormously grateful to Karen and Peter Ventress for their generous gift to further support our efforts to encourage more diversity among students studying Classics at Cambridge. Karen and Peter have made a gift of £40k to fund a further studentship under the banner of the Joyce Reynolds Awards . The Awards...

Laurence Professorship of Classical Archaeology

14 June 2021

The Board of Electors to the Laurence Professorship of Classical Archaeology invite applications from those whose work falls within the general field of the Professorship to take up appointment on 1 October 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. Further information is available at: http://www.hr.admin.cam.ac.uk/...

It is with immense sadness that the Faculty reports that Elizabeth (Lisa) French passed away yesterday in Cambridge, 10 June 2021. She was 90.

11 June 2021

Lisa read Classics at Newnham College, Cambridge (1949-1952). In 1961 she was awarded her doctorate from University College London on The Development of Mycenaean Terracotta Figurines . She became a leading expert of Mycenaean pottery and figurines, forging a distinguished career in the archaeology of the Bronze Age Aegean...

Student led teaching awards 2021

24 May 2021

The Faculty is proud to announce that Torsten Meissner and Mark Darling have been recognised for the excellence of their teaching by the Student Union in this year's Student-Led Teaching Awards. Dr Meissner has won the second prize (Highly Commended) in the category "Lecturer". Dr Darling has won the second prize (Highly...