Core Faculty

Bradley A. Ault
Associate Professor
Classical Archaeology, Ancient-Medieval Art History
Phone:  (716) 645-0458

Timothy Boyd
Associate Research Professor
Classical epic, mythology, and traditional oral narrative; classical language instruction; medieval and modern Irish literature
Phone:  (716) 645-0461

Neil Coffee
Latin literature, epic, gift theory, digital classics, conversational Latin
Phone:  (716) 645-0452

John Dugan

Associate Professor

Latin literature of the late Republic and Augustan period, ancient rhetoric and oratory, ancient and modern literary criticism and aesthetics

Phone:  (716) 645-0456

Stephen L. Dyson

Park Professor

SUNY Distinguished Professor

Roman History and Archaeology, Roman Italy and the Western Empire, Archaeological History and Theory

Phone:  (716) 645-0457

Dana Fields

Assistant Professor

Greek literature, esp. that of the Roman Empire, the ancient novel, ancient politics, history of ideas

Phone:  (716) 645-0463

Carolyn Higbie


Greek poetry and poetics, Greek epic tradition, Greek archaeology and epigraphy

Phone:  (716) 645-0455

Martha Malamud

Director of Graduate Studies

Latin Poetry, Epic, Late Antique Literature

Phone:  (716) 645-0459

Alessandro Sebastiani
Assistant Professor
Roman Archaeology
Phone:  (716) 645-0462

David A. Teegarden

Associate Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Greek history, ancient Greek democracy, social scientific theory

Phone:  (716) 645-0451

Roger Woodard

Andrew V. V. Raymond Professor

Greek Literature, Indo-European Myth and Religion, Linguistics

Phone:  (716) 645-0464


Affiliated Faculty

Peter Biehl
Professor, Department of Anthropology
Neolithic and copper-age Europe and Middle East, archaeological method and theory
Phone: (716) 645-0407

Timothy Chevral
Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology
Archaeology of iron-age and medieval Scandinavia; complex societies
Phone: (716) 645-0408

Jerold C. Frakes

Professor, Department of English

Medieval European literatures

Phone: (716) 645-0706

Sarunas Milisauskas
Professor, Department of Anthropology
Archaeology of Neolithic and bronze-age Europe
Phone: (716) 645-0412

Kalliopi Nikolopoulou

Assistant Professor, Comparative Literature Department

Ancients and moderns, tragedy, Plato

Phone: (716) 645-0857

L. Vance Watrous
Professor, Department of Visual Studies; Adjunct Professor
Aegean prehistory; Greek art
Phone: (716) 645-0560

Ezra Zubrow
Professor, Department of Anthropology
Archaeological theory; GIS applications in archaeology; Nordic archaeology
Phone: (716) 645-0411


Adjunct Faculty

Madeleine Kaufman
Managing Editor Arethusa; Adjunct Lecturer
Ancient Greek and Latin literature
Phone: (716) 645-0460

Donald T. McGuire, Jr.
Adjunct Associate Professor
College of Arts and Sciences
Latin literature, Roman Epic, Flavian Rome
Phone: (716) 645-0745



Thomas Barry

Associate Professor Emeritus

Greek and Latin Literature

Susan Guettel Cole

Professor Emerita

Ancient Greek history, religion, and gender

Charles Garton

Professor Emeritus

Classical and Medieval Literature, Drama, Educational History

John Peradotto

S.U.N.Y. Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus & Andrew V.V. Raymond Professor Emeritus

Greek Literature, Mythology, Literary Theory

Ronald A. Zirin

Associate Professor Emeritus

Linguistics, Mythology, Sanskrit, Psychology and the Classics