Find a research supervisor in the history of rhetoric

Staff in the Department of Classics, Archaeology and Ancient History who supervise PhD/MA by Research in the area of the history of rhetoric.

Dr Henriette van der Blom

Dr Henriette van der Blom

Senior Lecturer in Ancient History

Republican politics in the City of Rome, Roman oratory, all aspects of Cicero, and Roman approaches to the past

Dr J. Cale Johnson

Dr J. Cale Johnson

Senior Lecturer in Assyriology

  • Sumerian literature
  • Technical disciplines and compendia in antiquity
  • Mesopotamian administrative and legal history

Professor Diana Spencer

Professor Diana Spencer

Professor of Classics
Dean of Liberal Arts and Natural Sciences (2014-2018; 2019-)

  • Latin literature and cultural identity (first centuries BCE/CE)
  • The city of Rome in ancient and modern literature and culture
  • Translation in ancient Rome, and translation of Latin texts
  • Reception of Rome in historical fiction

Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology staff research supervision areas