The Classical Studies faculty engage in diverse research agendas as well participate in several interdisciplinary collaborations and international research netowrks. Current faculty research focuses on Archaic and Classical Greece, Republican and Early Imperial Rome, classical historiography, Greek and Roman religion, performance and reception, and the cross-cultural study of global antiquity. Consult our People pages for complete academic and research profiles of our faculty. Prospective graduate students should look at the Graduate Studies page for more information on graduate supervisors and research areas.
Faculty research projects, editorial commitments, and cooperative initiatives provide rich opportunities for both graduate and undegraduate students to gain hands-on research, experience and professional training. Classics professors are deeply committed to student involement in the research rocess and in realted professional activities, such as conferences and workshops.
Classical Studies maintains an institutional membership in the Canadian Institute in Greece and the British School at Rome. The academic resources of both institutions are open to our students during research trips to Greece and Italy.