Professor Nicholas Purcell FBA

Roman social, economic and cultural history, combining the evidence of inscriptions, literary texts, and archaeology; the place of ancient history in the long-term history of the Mediterranean basin and its adjoining regions.

Elected 2007

Fellow type
UK Fellow
Year elected

Current post

Brasenose College, Oxford Camden Professor of Ancient History

Past appointments

St John's College, Oxford Official Fellow and Tutor in Ancient History

1979 - 2011

All Souls College, Oxford Fellow by Examination

1977 - 1979

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