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Faculty of Classics

 

The Student-Staff Joint Committee meets termly to discuss issues relating to undergraduate and graduate activities. Students are represented on the committee by elected members from the student body. Each student member sits on the committee for one year. Elections to the posts of Undergraduate and Graduate Representative take place in Michaelmas Term.

 

Committee Membership 2021-22

Admin Officer:

Nigel Thompson

Secretary:

James McIntosh

 

Dir.of Postgrad Studies:

Nick Zair

naz21@cam.ac.uk

Dir.of Undergrad Studies:

Renaud Gagné

 

rg404@cam.ac.uk

Deputy Librarian:

Stephen Howe

sh345@cam.ac.uk

Postdoc rep, Chair:

Il-Kweon Sir

iks24@cam.ac.uk

PG student rep:

Cecily Bateman

cb970@cam.ac.uk

UG student rep:

Yaseen Caratela

yc473@cam.ac.uk 

UG student rep:

Sarah Anderson

sa2024@cam.ac.uk

 

Items for Meetings

If you have an item that you would like discussed at the next SSJC meeting, contact your student representative and they will forward it to the Secretary of the Committee for inclusion on the agenda. Please ensure that any items reach the Secretary at least one week before the meeting.

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...