R. Anderson | E. Buckley | V. Campbell | J. Coderch | J. Coulston | E. Gee | S. Halliwell | J. Harries | J. Hesk | A. Koenig | J. Koenig | M. Lavan | S. Lewis | A.Long | N. Manioti | S. Newington | F. Racine | R. Rees | C. Smith | R. Sweetman | N. Wiater | G. Woolf.
Please feel free to contact members of staff with specific queries. General enquiries should be directed to the School Secretary.
Director of Teaching, Exams Officer, Subhonours Adviser
Phone: 01334 462619
Greek religion, ritual and magic; anthropological theories of religion and the lived experience of religion and magic in the ancient world.
Subhonours Adviser, CL Programme Convener
Phone: 01334 462622
Latin literature of the early imperial era, esp. post-Virgilian epic and drama; the reception of Virgil and Ovid in the Medieval, Renaissance and Early Modern periods.
Phone: 01334 462603
Pompeii, prosopography and social network analysis, volcanoes and earth science in antiquity, Vitruvius and Roman architecture, funerary customs, regulation of urban space and land use, gardens, the city of Rome, and graffiti.
Phone: 01334 462611
Greek and Latin languages at all levels
Ancient History Programme Convener
Phone: 01334 462612
Archaeology of the Roman empire, Roman art, the City of Rome, ancient warfare, Roman military equipment, Roman army, Asiatic steppe nomad cultures
On research leave 2011-13
Phone: 01334 462621
Latin Literature; Ancient Astronomy; Reception of ancient astronomy and literature in the Renaissance
Head of School
Phone: 01334 462617
Greek literature, especially tragedy and comedy; Greek philosophy, especially Plato and Aristotle; Greek poetics and aesthetics; the Classical Tradition, especially theories of poetry and art.
Phone: 01334 462607
History of the Later Roman Empire, especially Roman Gaul; Roman legal culture and society; Church Historians and the Rise of Christianity
Director of Postgraduate Studies, Impact Officer
Phone: 01334 462620
Greek literature and culture, especially Homer, tragedy, comedy, Attic oratory, Greek and Roman rhetorical theory and education.
On research leave
Phone: 01334 462607
Imperial Latin literature and politics, especially Nervan and Trajanic literature; ancient technical/scientific writing; military writing; the Latin exempla tradition; Latin language teaching.
Deputy Head of School, Director of Research, Director of LOGOS
Phone: 01334 462618
Greek and Roman literature and culture, especially Greek literature of the imperial period; ancient athletics
Phone: 01334 462610
Roman society and culture, especially imperialism, slavery and patronage; Roman historiography; the theory and practice of cultural history.
On research leave (sem 2)
Phone: 01334 462605
Greek political and social history, especially tyranny, iconography and women's history, and communications.
Greek Programme Convener
Phone: 01334 461607
Greek and Roman philosophy, particularly Plato, Stoicism and ancient political thought
Phone: 01334 462613
Latin epic (Virgil, Ovid, Valerius Flaccus, Statius); Roman women; Roman family; Greek and Roman myth.
Phone: 01334 462616
Cultural and intellectual history of the Roman and Byzantine empires; ancient and medieval travel and geography; history of childhood and education.
Latin Programme Convener, MLitt Programme Convener
Phone: 01334 462685
Latin panegyric, Virgil, Catullus, the history and culture of late antiquity; the reception of Latin literature in modern English verse; praise discourse in Roman society.
Admissions Officer, Honours adviser
Greek and Roman Archaeology, especially archaeology of Roman & Late Antique Crete, Late Antique Peloponnese (especially Sparta), archaeology of Late Antique religion and Roman provinces.
Phone: 01334 462625
Late Hellenistic & early Imperial Greek literature & culture; Greek intellectual culture & cultural identity; modern theoretical approaches & ancient literature.
On research leave 2009-13
Cultural history of the Roman Empire; ancient economic and social history; ancient literacy; Roman provincial archaeology; Roman Gaul. Ancient Science, Provincial Cults.
Although my teaching centres on Greek and Roman culture / history, my research area includes Near Eastern Studies. I am currently researching cross-cultural influences between the Near East and Greece pre 8th century BCE.
Administrative & support staff
Mrs Margaret Goudie
Secretary to Senior Staff; Postgraduate Applications, Publicity, Conference arrangements, FOI, Data Protection; available mornings only
Phone: 01334 462608
Mrs Irene Paulton
School secretary, responsible for administration of the school
Phone: 01334 462600
Mary Woodcock Kroble
Phone: 01334 461768
Mrs Carol Wright
Assistant Secretary, including disabilities, health and safety and library. Works term time only.
Phone: 01334 462608
Earlier and Classical Latin language and literature, and the interaction of Greek and Roman (and other) cultures in the Hellenistic period roughly from Alexander to the Antonines; Greek and Roman science and mathematics, focusing on the third century B. C. (Eratosthenes, Archimedes, Euclid, Apollonius), Ptolemy, and the transmission of their ideas and lore.
Latin language and literature, particularly the younger Seneca, and Latin philosophical, scientific and technical writing; Roman intellectual life, especially Roman ideas about the natural world; the development of the language and style of Latin prose in the early empire.
Dr Michel M Austin
Greek Social and Economic History; the History of the Hellenistic world
Prof. Elizabeth M Craik
Greek Tragedy; Religion and Myth; Regional and Social History of Greece; Medicine.
Reception : Robert Graves and cultural history; The Beat Generation writers.
Rhetoric, the voice and dysfluency; ancient medicine.
Roman arms and armour; Roman military archaeology; Roman roads; Corbridge; Vegetius; Archaeological publishing; Electronic publishing technology.
Prof. Matthew Dickie
Greek and Roman literature and culture; Greek and Roman Magic
Excavation of Torone by the Australian Archaeological Institute at Athens.