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Faculty of Classics


Name Office phone Email address Job titles
Dr Livia Tagliapietra Research Fellow in Classics, Jesus College
Nigel Thompson 01223 335193 Administrative Officer
Dr Rupert Thompson 01223 335649 Senior Lecturer in Classics (Philology and Linguistics), Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics at Selwyn College, University Orator
Dr Dorothy J. Thompson 01223 354588 Retired Newton Trust Lecturer in Ancient History, Fellow of Girton College
Dr Jerry Toner Fellow and Director of Studies at Churchill College, Director of Studies at Hughes Hall

Latest news

Language Teaching Assistant

25 July 2021

Details of how to apply for this part time teaching post are now avilable online . Deadline Monday 23rd August 2021.

Open letter on anti-racism: a response from the Faculty Board of Classics

16 July 2021

The response to the Open Letter on anti-racism, together with an action plan outlining the Faculty’s strategy, is now available online. Read here for more details

Martin Millett elected as President of the Society of Antiquaries of London

7 July 2021

Professor Martin Millett FBA, Laurence Professor of Classical Archaeology and Fellow of Fitzwilliam College, has been elected as President of the Society of Antiquaries of London (2021-24). Founded in 1707, the Society of Antiquaries of London is an educational charity that promotes the understanding of the human past and...

Classics student Lylaah Bhalerao receives a Fulbright Award

5 July 2021

Classics MPhil student Lylaah Bhalerao (Murray Edwards 2017), has received an All Disciplines Fulbright Award to enable her to study at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York University. Lylaah has been selected from a strong applicant pool to pursue doctoral research into how to decolonise ancient...