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UK Fellow, Classical Antiquity, elected in 2001

Professor Amelie Kuhrt FBA

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About this Fellow

My areas of expertise lie in the social, cultural and political history of the ancient Middle East (c.3000-100 BC), especially the Assyrian, Babylonian, Persian and Seleucid empires.

Website: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/history/about_us/academic_staff/professor_kuhrt

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor Emeritus of Ancient Near Eastern History, University College London

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer, Reader, Professor of Ancient Near Eastern History, University College London, 1979
  • Professor Emeritus of Ancient Near Eastern History, University College London, University College London, 1997

Publications

Achaemenid history (vols II-IV, VI and VIII) 1987-1994

From Samarkhand to Sardis 1993

The ancient Near East, c.3000-330 BC (2 vols) 1995

Other Classical Antiquity Fellows

Professor Sir Richard Sorabji

Philosophy of Mind, Ethics, Philosophy of Physics, Metaphysics, History of Greek and Roman Philosophy (all branches) to 600CE, History of Islamic, Philosophy, Indian Philosophy, Philosophy of Church Fathers to 600CE

Mr Nigel G Wilson

Classics and Ancient History Language, Literature, History, Culture, Art and Archaeology of the Byzantine World