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Micheal Leese

Michael Leese is currently a Postdoctoral Research and Teaching Associate for the Responsible Governance and Sustainable Citizenship Project in the Department of Classics, Humanities, and Italian Studies at the University of New Hampshire.



Elizabeth Platte

Dissertation Title: "Monks and Matrons: The Economy of Charity in the Late Antique Mediterranean."  Currently Assistant Professor of Classics in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literature at Valparaiso University.


Jennifer Finn

Dissertation Title:  “Alexander the Great: Forming Political Identity in a Multicultural Empire.”  Now a Doctoral Fellow in Assyriology at the Münchner Zentrum für Antike Welten in the "Distant Worlds" graduate school at Ludwig-Maximilians University.

Jared Secord
Dissertation Title: “Elites and Outsiders: The Greek-Speaking Scholars of Rome, 100 BCE- 200CE”.  Now Collegiate Assistant Professor in the Humanities, and a Harper-Schmidt Fellow in the Society of Fellows of the Liberal Arts at the University of Chicago.

Karen Acton
Dissertation Title: “Vespasian Augustus: Imperial Power in the First Century CE”. In Fall 2013, will be Assistant Professor, Department of Classics, Washington University in St. Louis. 

Claudia Arno
Dissertation Title:  “Going Native: How Romans Became ‘Roman’ in an Expanding World.”  Now pursuing her J.D. at the University of Michigan Law School.

Alexander Conison
Dissertation Title:  “The Organization of Rome's Wine Trade.”  Currently working for a wine import company in New York City.

Nathanael Andrade
Dissertation Title: "Syria and its Margins: Cultural Identity in Late Seleucid and Roman Syria"
Now Assistant Professor at the University of Oregon, and Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton.

Robert Chenault
Dissertation Title: "Rome Without Emperors: The Revival of a Senatorial City in the Fourth Century C.E."
Now Assistant Professor, Department of History and Classical Studies Program, Willamette University