Eric Adler, Associate Professor of Classics

Eric Adler

Associate Professor of Classics

(On sabbatical 2014-2015 academic year )

Greek and Roman historiography • Latin and Greek prose • Roman imperialism • The classical tradition


Waed Athamneh, Assistant Professor of Arabic Studies in the Department of Classics

Waed Athamneh

Assistant Professor of Arabic Studies in the Department of Classics

(On sabbatical 2014-2015 academic year)

Modern Arabic poetry • 20th century Arab politics • Feminism in modern Arabic fiction


Tobias Myers, Assistant Professor of Classics

Tobias Myers

Assistant Professor of Classics

Homeric studies • Greek and Latin poetry • Ancient magic • Narratology


Nina Papathanasopoulou, Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics

Nina Papathanasopoulou

Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics

Greek drama and performance • Classical mythology and its reception • Greek art and architecture • Greek and Latin poetry


Darryl Phillips, Associate Professor of Classics, Chair of the Classics Department

Darryl Phillips

Associate Professor of Classics, Chair of the Classics Department

Ancient Greek and Roman history • Latin literature of the late Republic and Augustan age • Roman topography


Hazza Abu Rabia

Visiting Instructor, Arabic

Arabic • Islamic studies

Richard Moorton

Professor Emeritus of Classics

Aristophanic studies • Greco-Roman epic • The classical roots of modern culture • Eugene O'Neill

Joan Silverberg

Associate Professor Emeritus of Classics

Greek and Latin language and literature • Biblical Greek • Medieval Latin • Ancient comedy, love poetry and historiography • Women in antiquity

In Memoriam

Dirk tom Diek Held

Elizabeth S. Kruidenier '48 Professor of Classics