About this Fellow
Dr Richard Duncan-Jones was educated at King Edward's School, Birmingham and at King's College, Cambridge. He is a Fellow of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge. He has also been a Member of the Institute of Advanced Study at Princeton. He has published widely on Roman social and economic history. His books published by the Cambridge University Press are: The Economy of the Roman Empire, 2nd edition 1982; Structure and Scale in the Roman Economy, 1990; and Money and Government in the Roman Empire, 1994. He has been a Fellow of the British Academy since 1992. He was Chairman of Section H1 from 1997 to 2000.
- Fellow of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge
- Fellow, Gonville & Caius College University of Cambridge, 1963
Ancient Philosophy, especially Plato, Aristotle, Stoicism. Kant. Moral philosophy, especially its history
Classical archaeology of the Mediterranean, the Adriatic and the Black Sea; Greek political organisation; Greek religion; island studies; Archaic poetry
The archaeology of ports, commerce, urbanism and cultural change in the early Roman Mediterranean, particularly Italy and Iberia; the application of non-destructive field -techniques to archaeological sites
Roman history and Latin literature of the Republic and early Principate, with a special interest in time, religion, and institutions of literary culture