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Faculty of Classics


Name Office phone Email address Job titles
Dr Ester Salgarella Junior Research Fellow, St. John's College
Dr Cédric Scheidegger Laemmle Affiliated Lecturer, Director of Studies, Trinity College
Professor Malcolm Schofield 01223 338644 Emeritus Professor of Ancient Philosophy, Fellow of St John's College
Dr Alexandra Schultz Junior Research Fellow, Jesus College
Professor David Sedley 01223 334910 Emeritus Laurence Professor of Ancient Philosophy, Fellow of Christ's College
Dr Rasmus Sevelsted Postdoc Fellow, Carlsberg Foundation (Internationalisation Fellowship), Research Associate, Sidney Sussex College
Sarah Sheard Supervisor: Professor Caroline Vout, College: Peterhouse, Thesis title (preliminary): The female body in Roman visual culture
Dr Frisbee C C Sheffield University Lecturer in Classics, Fellow and Director of Studies at Downing College
Jan Sienkiewicz
Dr Il-Kweon Sir Leverhulme/INT Early Career Fellow
Dr Anja Slawisch 01223 335160 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow, Postdoctoral Research Associate (PDRA) at Queens' College
Elisabeth Slingsby Supervisor: Professor Mary Beard, College: Corpus Christi, Thesis Title (Preliminary): Lead by Example: the Significance of Classical Greek Exempla in the Late Republic and Early Principate
Professor Anthony Snodgrass 01223 339345 Emeritus Laurence Professor of Classical Archaeology
Dr Lindsay Spencer
Dr Nigel Spivey 01223 335192 (Faculty), 743014 (College) Senior Lecturer in Classics (Classical Art & Archaeology), Fellow, Emmanuel College
Dr Philippa Steele 01223 335096 Principal Investigator of Contexts of and Relations between Early Writing Systems, Senior Research Fellow at Magdalene College, Director of Studies at Wolfson College
Stephanos Stephanides Supervisor: Professor Gábor Betegh, College: Christ's, Title of Thesis (preliminary): From Conflict to Unity: Plato on Well-Ordered Wholes
Nir Stern Department: Classics, Supervisor: Prof. Tim Whitmarsh, College: Hughes Hall, Thesis title (preliminary): Dio Chrysostom and philosophical identity
Sandra Strahlendorf Supervisor: Professor Robin Osborne, College: Christ's College, Title of thesis (preliminary): Eastern Greek grave stelai. Urban identity and civic representation in Asia Minor during the Hellenistic period.
Martin Szoke Department: Faculty of Classics, Supervisor: Rebecca Flemming, College: St John's College, Title of thesis: Politics and the Past in the Age of Nerva and Trajan

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...