Chair of the Classics Department: Dan Curley
Associate Professors: Michael Arnush, Dan Curley
Teaching Professor: Amy Oh
Visiting Assistant Professor: Randolph Ford
Lecturer Emerita: Leslie Mechem
Research Associate: Joseph Russo
English: Kate Greenspan
Philosophy: Silvia Carli
Michael Arnush, Associate Professor and Associate Dean of the Faculty
B.A., Stanford University; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania.
Specializations: Ancient Mediterranean history.
Research: Greek political and social history; Athenian democracy; technopedagogy.
Palamountain Hall 402B
Phone: (518) 580-5462
Dan Curley, Associate Professor and Department Chair
B.A., Beloit College; , Washington University; A.M., Washington University; Ph.D., University
Specializations: Greek and Latin Literature.
Research: Latin Poetry, especially Ovid; Greek tragedy and its influence on Ovid.
Filene Hall 212
Phone: (518) 580-5463
Randolph Ford, Lecturer
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison; M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison; Ph.D., New York University.
Specializations: Greek and Latin Historiography, Late Antiquity, Procopius of Caesarea.
Research: Comparative study of Greece-Rome and China, Greco-Roman ethnography, ethnicity and identity, panegyric.
Filene Hall 210
Phone: (518) 580-5233
Leslie Mechem, Lecturer
B.A., Douglass College (Rutgers University); graduate work at the University of Pennsylvania.
Specializations: Greek and Roman art and archaeology, gender studies.
Research: Roman imperial pottery and trade; mythology and art.
Filene Hall 211
Phone: (518) 580-5464
Amy Oh, Teaching Professor
Ph.D. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2013), M.A. University of Illinois
at Urbana-Champaign (2008), B.A. University of California Los Angeles (2003).
Research: Imperial Latin poetry, Late Latin literature and culture, Early Christianity, Epistolography, Hagiography, Ancient medicine, Animals in antiquity.
Filene Hall 222
Phone: (518) 580-5098