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Faculty of Classics


Name Office phone Email address Job titles
Professor Andrew Wallace-Hadrill Director of Research, Honorary Professor of Roman Studies
Matthew Ward W.H.D Rouse Junior Research Fellow, Christ's College
Sophie Wardle Supervisor: Prof. Mary Beard, College: Newnham, Title of Thesis: Encounters with Londinium: Nineteenth-century responses to London's Roman past
Professor James Warren Faculty 01223 761007; College 01223 339996 Professor of Ancient Philosophy, Chair of the Faculty Board of Classics, Fellow in Philosophy, Corpus Christi College
Dr Charles Weiss 01223 335194 (Faculty), 333265 (College) University Associate Professor, Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics at Clare College
Professor Tim Whitmarsh Regius Professor of Greek
Professor Christopher Whitton 01223 334252 Professor of Latin Literature, Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics, Emmanuel College
Leah Wild Supervisor: Prof. Robin Osborne, College: Christ's, Title of Thesis (preliminary): Manufacturing Miniaturisation: The Making of Miniature Deities in the Greco-Roman World
Molly Willett Access & Outreach Coordinator
Molly Willett 07849 093021 Access & Outreach Coordinator
Dr Hannah Willey Associate Professor of Classics (Ancient History), Fellow & Director of Studies in Prelim and 1A Classics at Murray Edwards
Dr Jo Willmott Affiliated Lecturer, Director of Studies in Classics (part 1) at Corpus Christi College
Professor Peter Wilson Fellow of Trinity College , William Ritchie Professor of Classics, The University of Sydney
Merten Wiltshire Supervisors: Prof. Torsten Meissner and Dr Philippa Steele, College: Darwin, Title of Thesis (preliminary): The Visual and Linguistic Structure of Early Cretan Writing
Connor Purcell Wood Supervisor: Renaud Gagné, College: Trinity, Title of Thesis: Hesiod Unveiled: The 'other poet' among the exegetes

Latest news

Soundmarks Project

12 February 2024

Soundmarks, an art/archaeology collaboration between Rose Ferraby, Cambridge Archaeologist, and Rob St John using sound and visual art launches at DIG in York. In 2019 the pair created work exploring and animating the sub-surface landscape of Aldborough Roman Town in North Yorkshire, UK. Soundmarks Aldborough was re-shown...

Vacancy: Assistant Professor in Latin literature

8 February 2024

The Faculty of Classics is seeking to appoint an Assistant Professor in Classics (Latin literature) from 01 September 2024. The role is open to those, at any stage in their career, with a primary research interest in Latin literature. The successful candidates will have, or be expected to develop, a record of world-class...

Publication: The New Documents in Mycenaean Greek

24 January 2024

The Faculty of Classics is proud to announce the publication of The New Documents in Mycenaean Greek , edited by John Killen FBA, the Emeritus Professor of Mycenaean Greek. More than a dozen leading Mycenologists have contributed chapters and sections to this seminal work in two volumes, comprised of more than 1100 pages...

Launch of the Faculty of Classics portal on the Cambridge Digital Library

15 January 2024

The Cambridge Digital Library has launched a dedicated Faculty of Classics portal . The first two collections feature digitized archival material from the Papers of Alan J. B. Wace, Laurence Professor of Classical Archaeology 1934-1944. Digital Thessaly features Alan Wace’s notebooks and photographs from his 1908-1910...