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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
Dr Philip  Boyes
Research Associate, ERC ‘Contexts of and Relations between Early Writing Systems’ Project
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
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
 Sofia  Greaves
Research Assistant, Impact of the Ancient City
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)
Regius Professor of Greek
Fellow of Trinity College
01223 355150 (Faculty) / 338410 (College)
Mr Henry  Hurst
Emeritus Reader in Classics
Fellow of Churchill College
Dr Talitha  Kearey
Research Fellow in Classics
St John’s College
Professor John  Killen
Emeritus Professor of Mycenaean Greek
Junior Research Fellow, St John's College
Ms Ninetta  Leone
Researcher Associate
Unveiling the Invisible - Mathematics for Conservation in Arts and Humanities
(Leverhulme Trust Research Project Grant / RPG-2018-121)
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
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
Dr Jana  Mokrisova
Research Associate
ERC project: Migration and the Making of the Ancient Greek World
Dr Sam  Ottewill-Soulsby
Research Associate, Impact of the Ancient City Project
Fellow of Darwin College
Professor Michael  Reeve
Emeritus Kennedy Professor of Latin
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
Junior Research Fellow, Jesus College
Professor David  Sedley
Emeritus Laurence Professor of Ancient Philosophy
Fellow of Christ's College
01223 334910
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
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

John Donaldson

27 September 2022

The Museum of Classical Archaeology is very sad to report the death on 21 September 2022 of its former Assistant Curator, John Donaldson. John worked in the Museum from 1988 until his retirement in in March 2013. Indeed, the Museum looks the way it does in large part because of John, who was as happy painting bases as he...

Joyce Reynolds FBA (1918–2022)

12 September 2022

The Faculty of Classics is deeply saddened by the news of the death of Joyce Reynolds FBA. She was Reader Emerita in Roman Historical Epigraphy, Fellow of the British Academy, and Honorary Fellow of Newnham College, where she was Director of Studies in Classics from 1951 to 1979. She was awarded the Gold Medal of the...

BBC Radio 4 - Reflections on Majesty, Mary Beard

12 September 2022

Mary Beard is one of ten writers and scholars invited by the BBC to reflect on their experience of the reign of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Follow the link below to listen: Listen here

Visual Interactions in Early Writing Systems (VIEWS) awarded ERC grant

16 March 2022

Philippa Steele, Senior Research Associate at the Faculty of Classics, University of Cambridge, has been awarded a grant of 2 million euros by the European Research Council (ERC) to investigate the visual properties of pre-modern writing. The five-year project, Visual Interactions in Early Writing Systems (VIEWS), will...