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
Yelena Baraz Kennedy Foundation Professor of Latin Language and Literature, Professor of Classics, Princeton University
Elizabeth Baughan Associate Professor, University of Richmond, Virginia
David Crane Assistant Professor, Grand Valley State University
Joshua Davies Associate Professor, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga
Curtis Dozier Assistant Professor, Vassar College
Sasha-Mae Eccleston Assistant Professor, Brown University
Seth Estrin Assistant Professor, University of Chicago
Margaret Foster Associate Professor, Indiana University
David Goldstein Associate Professor, UCLA
Jared Hudson Assistant Professor, Harvard University
David Jacobson Latin Teacher, Convent & Stuart Hall, Schools of the Sacred Heart
Morgan King Visiting Assistant Professor, College of Saint Benedict & Saint John's
Athena Kirk Assistant Professor, Cornell University
Darcy Krasne Lecturer, Columbia University
Rachel Lesser Assistant Professor, Gettysburg College
Virginia Lewis Assistant Professor, Florida State University
Mark McClay Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Miami
Sarah Olsen Assistant Professor, Williams College
Nandini Pandey Associate 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 Lecturer, University of Exeter
Joel Street Latin Teacher, Department of World Languages, Bentley School
Antonia Syson Associate Professor, Purdue University
Han Tran Lecturer, University of Miami
Christopher Waldo Visiting Assistant Professor, Tulane University
Naomi Weiss Assistant Professor, Harvard University
Elizabeth Wueste Assistant Professor of Archaeology and Classics, American University of Rome

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
Randall Colaizzi Lecturer, MIT and U Mass Boston
Erwin Cook Prof., Trinity Univ. San Antonio
Anthony Corbeill Prof., U. of Kansas
Edan Dekel Chair and Professor of Classics, Chair of Jewish Studies, Williams College
Carolyn Dewald Prof., Bard College
Elizabeth Ditmars Recently retired, The Bentley 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 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
Karalee Strieby Harding Designer, Ravelry
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 Curator of Antiquities, J. Paul Getty Museum
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
Matthew Pincus Attorney, Debevoise & Plimpton
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 Prof., UC Berkeley
David Schenker Assoc. Prof., U. of Missouri
Enrica Sciarrino Senior Lecturer, U. of Canterbury, New Zealand
Allan Silverman Prof., Ohio State U.
Christopher Simon Director, HR Compliance, Office of the President, University of California
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