Doctoral researchers

Photo of Roman relief sculpture of a Male Captive from the theatre at Aphrodisias, Greece

Profiles of some of our current research students:

Miss Charlotte Booth

Miss Charlotte Booth

Doctoral Researcher

Title of thesis: A study of the Egyptian squeezes in small UK collections.

Supervisor: Dr Martin Bommas

Website: www.charlottesegypt.com

Sarah Bremner

Sarah Bremner

Doctoral researcher

Title of thesis: Classical Persuasion & Character Assassination – a ‘Philippic’ model of invective.

Supervisor: Niall Livingstone

Helen Tank

Helen Tank

Doctoral Researcher

Title of thesis: Agency, Authority and Rhetoric: Women’s Speech in Herodotus

Supervisor: Dr Niall Livingstone

 

Miriam Bay

Miriam Bay

Doctoral researcher

Title of thesis: Cultivating Narrative and Composing Landscape: Reading Ovid in the Italian Renaissance Garden

Supervisor: Dr Diana Spencer

Source of Funding: Midland3Cities, AHRC

 

Robert Galloway

Robert Galloway

Doctoral researcher

Title of thesis: Industrial Quarrying In Shropshire In The 19th And 20th Centuries

Supervisor: Dr Roger White

Laura Grimshaw

Laura Grimshaw

Doctoral Researcher

Title of thesis:What role did individual religiosity play in ancient Egypt and to what extent can it be considered to be ‘invisible religion’?

Supervisor: Dr Martin Bommas

Ruth L├ęger

Doctoral Researcher

Title of thesis: The Cult of Artemis

Supervisor: Dr Ken Wardle

Mary Ann Marazzi

Mary Ann Marazzi

Doctoral researcher

Title of thesis: A Reconstruction of the Ritual of the Ished Tree Scene in Ancient Egypt

Supervisor: Martin Bommas

Edward Mushett Cole

Edward Mushett Cole

Doctoral Researcher

Title of thesis: Through the application of theories of political and social decline is it possible to gain greater understanding of the events at the end of the New Kingdom and Third Intermediate Period?

Supervisor: Dr Tony Leahy

Jennifer Palmer

Jennifer Palmer

Doctoral Researcher

Title of thesis: An Analysis of Late Bronze Age Aegean Glyptic Motifs of a Religious Nature

 

Supervisor: Dr Ken Wardle

Ms Maria D. Petropoulou

Ms Maria D. Petropoulou

Doctoral Researcher

Title of thesis: A Full Commentary on Selected Aeschylean Fragmentary Plays

Supervisor: Dr Niall Livingstone

 

Holly Ranger

Holly Ranger

Doctoral researcher

Title of thesis: Ovid and Feminism

Supervisor: Dr Elena Theodorakopoulos

Ms Victoria Schuppert

Ms Victoria Schuppert

Doctoral Researcher

Title of thesis: Animal fables and dystopian literature: Aesop, Aristophanes, Orwell

Supervisor: Dr Niall Livingstone

 

Mr Nicolaos Shiaxiate

Mr Nicolaos Shiaxiate

Doctoral Researcher

Title of thesis: Reinterpreting pseudo-Xenophon On the Constitution of the Athenians

Supervisor: Dr Niall Livingstone

 

Frank Simons

Frank Simons

Doctoral researcher

Title of thesis: A new partitur transliteration of the Akkadian ritual and incantation series Šurpu. 

Supervisor: Dr Alasdair Livingstone

Polly Stoker

Doctoral researcher

Title of thesis: Women’s Writing and Classical Reception

Supervisor: Dr Elena Theodorakopoulos