Alumni/ae

The Classics B.A. opens all kinds of doors for our undergraduate majors.  Recent alums (2009-) include a preschool teacher, a civil engineer, a manager at Gilt, an investment associate at a hedge fund, a high school librarian, a Ph.D. candidate in Ancient History, a senior research analyst at the Nielson Company, a Masters student of Public Health (currently interning at the Center for Disease Control), a curatorial assistant at a major collection, and a manager of administration for an NHL team.

Alumni/ae of the Classics graduate programs at UC Berkeley have many options after receiving their Ph.D.s. The following list is not comprehensive. If you have corrections or additions, please let the department know.

Recent PhDs

Nathan Arrington Associate Professor of Art and Archaeology, Princeton University
Elias Avinger Lecturer, San Francisco State University
Yelena Baraz Associate Professor, Princeton University
Elizabeth Baughan Associate Professor, University of Richmond, Virginia
Joshua Davies Associate Professor, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga
Curtis Dozier Visiting Assistant Professor, Vassar College
Sasha-Mae Eccleston Assistant Professor, Pomona College
Marilyn Evans Visiting Assistant Professor, Swarthmore College
Margaret Foster Assistant Professor, Indiana University
David Goldstein Assistant Professor, UCLA
Jared Hudson Assistant Professor, Harvard University
David Jacobson Assistant Professor, Loyola University, Maryland
Athena Kirk Assistant Professor, Cornell University
Darcy Krasne Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Missouri
Rachel Lesser Visiting Assistant Professor, Gettysburg College
Virginia Lewis Assistant Professor, Florida State University
Sarah Olsen Visiting Assistant Professor, Amherst College
Nandini Pandey Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Lauri Reitzammer Associate Professor, University of Colorado
Bradley Ritter Associate Professor of Classics and History, Ave Maria University, Florida
Walter Roberts Founder and Director, Detroit Greek and Latin Educational Foundation
Felipe Rojas Assistant Professor, Brown University
Will Shearin Associate Professor, University of Miami
William Short Associate Professor, University of Texas, San Antonio
Joel Street Latin Teacher, The Bentley School, Oakland, CA
Antonia Syson Associate Professor, Purdue University
Han Tran Lecturer, University of Miami
Naomi Weiss Assistant Professor, Harvard University
Elizabeth Wueste Visiting Assistant Professor, Oberlin College
Michael Zellmann-Rohrer Researcher, Lexicon of Greek Personal Names; Member, Faculty of Classics, Oxford

Other Notable Alumni

Sara Abhel-Rappe Prof., U. of Michigan
Benjamin Acosta-Hughes Prof., Ohio State University
James Andrews Assoc. Prof., Ohio University
James Astorga Marlborough School, Los Angeles
Hayden Ausland Prof., U. Montana
Shadi Bartsch Prof., U. of Chicago
William Batstone Prof., Ohio State U.
Stephen Beall Assoc. Prof., Marquette U.
Ruby Blondell Prof., U. Washington
Joan Burton Director of the Federal Semester Program and the Director of the Individual Studies Program, U. Maryland
David Chamberlain Instructor, U. of Oregon
Thomas Chance Lecturer, UC Davis
Rali Christo Lecturer, St. Mary's College (Moraga)
James Clauss Prof., U. Washington
Erwin Cook Prof., Trinity Univ. San Antonio
Anthony Corbeill Prof., U. of Kansas
Edan Dekel Assoc. Prof., Williams College
Carolyn Dewald Prof., Bard College
Elizabeth Ditmars Recently retired, Head School, Berkeley
Stephen Epstein Assoc. Prof., Director of the Asian Studies Institute, Victoria University, New Zealand
Andrew Feldherr Prof., Princeton University
Helena Fracchia Prof., U. of Alberta
Catherine R. Fries Professor emerita, Millsaps College
Catherine Gilhuly Assoc. Prof., Wellesley College
Maud Gleason Lecturer, Stanford U.
Barbara Goff Prof., U. of Reading
Erik Gunderson Prof., U. of Toronto
Robert Gurval Prof. of Classics, UCLA
Mary Jaeger Prof., U. of Oregon
Nick Jones Prof., U. Pittsburgh
Deborah Kamen Assoc. Prof., University of Washington
Andrew A. Kelly Fellow, University of Melbourne
James Ker Assoc. Prof., U. of Pennsylvania
Kurt Lampe Lecturer, University of Bristol (UK)
Mark Landon Vis. Asst. Prof., Mount Holyoke College
Kenneth S. Lapatin Associate Curator of Antiquities, J. Paul Getty Museum
Andrew Miller Prof. (recently emeritus), U. Pittsburgh
Kathryn Morgan Prof., UCLA
Melissa Mueller Assoc. Prof., University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Trevor Murphy Assoc. Prof., UC Berkeley
Andrea Nightingale Prof., Stanford
Jed Parsons Engineer (International Team), Square
Miriam Pelikan Assoc. Prof., Hanover College
Chris Ratté Prof., U. of Michigan
Jon Ready Assoc. Prof., Indiana University
Gretchen Reydams-Schils Prof., Notre Dame University
Andrew Riggsby Prof., U. of Texas at Austin
Barbara Saylor Rodgers Prof., U of Vermont
Matthew Roller Prof., Johns Hopkins University
John Rundin Lecturer, UC Davis
Sonia Sabnis Assoc. Prof., Reed College
Dylan Sailor Assoc. Prof., UC Berkeley
David Schenker Assoc. Prof., U. of Missouri
Enrica Sciarrino Senior Lecturer, U. of Canterbury, New Zealand
Alan Silverman Prof., Ohio State U.
Christopher Simon Director, HR Compliance, UC Office of the President
Neel Smith Assoc. Prof., Holy Cross
Deborah Steiner Prof., Columbia U.
Sarah Stroup Assoc. Prof., U. of Washington
Elizabeth Sutherland Assoc. Prof., U. of Tennessee
Yasmin Syed Lecturer, UC Berkeley
Håkan Tell Assoc. Prof., Dartmouth College
Garth Tissol Prof., Emory
Gretchen Umholtz Lecturer, UMass Boston
Pamela Vaughn Prof. Emerita, SFSU
Stephen White Prof., UT Austin
Malcolm Wilson Assoc. Prof., U. of Oregon
Victoria Wohl Prof., U. of Toronto
Kenneth Wolfe Assoc. Prof., St. John's College (New Mexico)
Costas Yialoucas Cyprus Ministry of Education