Associate Professor of Classics, Assistant Department Head, Classical Civilization Program Chair
425 Pardee Hall

Degrees

  • Habilitation, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
  • Ph.D., Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität Greifswald

Teaching interests: Latin language, Greek language, classical mythology, Greeks and ‘Barbarians,’ Greek tragedy, interim course abroad “Journey to Rome.”

Research interests:  Greek tragedy, ancient auxiliary genres (e.g., anthologies, commentaries, glossaries), history of classical scholarship, classical reception in the poems of Jonathan Swift. For publications, see CV.

Distinctions:
Delta Upsilon Distinguished Mentoring and Teaching Award, 2013
Richard King Mellon Research Fellowship, 2011-13
Feodor-Lynen Fellowship, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, April 2000-March 2002
Dissertation Prize of the University of Greifswald, 2000

Other:  Faculty mentor for the Lafayette women’s volleyball team