College of Arts and Sciences

Ancient Studies


Name Department Research Areas
Balint, Bridget Classical Studies Late Latin literature and poetics
Bannon, Cynthia Classical Studies Roman law, history, and literature
Bassett, Sarah Art History Late Antique, Early Byzantine aesthetics; late antique portraiture; early Christian icons; urbanism
Beckwith, Christopher Central Eurasian Studies History of the scholastic-scientific method; history of early Central Asia; ethnolinguistic history of early Central Eurasia and East Asia; historical linguistics
Brophy, James Geological Scienes Petrology
Choksy, Jamsheed Central Eurasian Studies Central Asia; the Near East; Iranian studies
Christ, Matthew Classical Studies Greek historiography; Athenian rhetoric and law; Athenian democracy
Conrad, Geoffrey W. Anthropology Archaeology; comparative ancient civilizations; museum anthropology
Deliyannis, Deborah History Late Antique and early medieval western Europe; historiography; architecture and urban history
Elliot, Colin History  
Foster, Margaret Classical Studies Greek Literature and Culture
Frischer, Bernard Informatics Archaeoinformatics; Virtual Heritage; Virtual Worlds in teaching and research
Gitner, Adam Classical Studies  
Hasper, Pieter Philosophy Presocratic Philosophy; Aristotle
King, Stacie Anthropology Ancient & Colonial Mexico, household archaeology, identity, food practices, soundscapes, social theory
Leach, Eleanor Classical Studies Literary theory for Latin texts; visual art; Roman painting; art and archaeology
Marks, Herbert Comparative Literature
Mokhtarian, Jason Religious Studies Ancient Judaism
Monaghan, G. William Geoarchaeology
Newman, William History and Philosophy of Science Ancient chemistry; alchemy; natural philosophy
Pyburn, K. Anne Anthropology Comparative ancient civilizations; archaeological ethics
Ready, Jonathan Classical Studies Homer and ancient epic
Robinson, Eric History Greek history; democracy outside Athens
Scheiber, Laura L. Anthropology Zooarchaeology; archaeological theory and practice
Schott, Jeremy Religious Studies Religions of the Late Ancient and Early Medieval/Byzantine Mediterranean and Near East
Schrempp, Gregory Folklore and Ethnomusicology Comparative mythology, Oceania, North America
Van Voorhis, Julie Art History Roman sculpture; classical art
Vinson, Steve Near Eastern Languages and Cultures Ancient Egyptian languages and literature; History of Graeco-Roman Egypt
Walbridge, John Near Eastern Languages and Cultures Islamic Philosophy and History

Faculty Emeriti

Name Department Research Areas
Eisenberg, Paul
Philosophy Plato
Hansen, William
Classical Studies Mythology
Long, Timothy
Classical Studies
Morgan, Michael
Philosophy Plato and Aristotle; ancient philosophy
Nagle, Betty Rose Classical Studies Classical mythology
Vitelli, Karen