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UK Fellow, Classical Antiquity, elected in 2017

Professor Greg Woolf FBA

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About this Fellow

Ancient economies, societies, civilizations. The archaeology and history of the Roman Empire and its neighbours at the very large scale



Current post

  • Director, Institute of Classical Studies, School of Advanced Study; Professor of Classics, University of London

Past Appointments

  • Director, Institute of Classical Studies; Professor of Classics, School of Advanced Study, University of London, 2015

Other Classical Antiquity Fellows

Professor Roger Bagnall

History of the Hellenistic, Roman, and Late Antique Near East; Graeco-Roman Egypt; Papyrology; Epigraphy

Professor Denis Knoepfler

Ancient History of the Mediterranean world: Greek inscriptions and coinages focused on central Greece; Greek onomastics; archaeological excavations at Eretria-Amarynthos.

Professor Vivian Nutton

The history of medicine from the ancient Greeks to the 17th century, especially Galen (129-216 C.E.) and the Galenic tradition, including editions and translations of Latin and Greek texts

Professor Stephen Oakley

Latin literature and Roman history; Livy, the transmissions and textual traditions of Latin authors, and the topography of pre-Roman Italy