Department of Classics


The Department of Classics has a special educational and academic agreement with the Department of Classics of New York University (NYU).

The Department of Classics is an active participant in the European Program for Higher Education and Academic Mobility Erasmus. We have bi-lateral agreements withe following institutions: Ruprecht-Karls-Universitat Heidelberg, Universita degli Studi di Macerata, Nicholaus Copernicus University, Universite de France-Compte, Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, Universite de Caen, Julius-Maximilians-Universitat Wurzburg, Universita degli studi di Udine, Universidade de Coimbra, University of Bristol, University College London, Universidad de Granada). At present, 56 students are enrolled in the M.A. Program (30 in Ancient Greek Literature and 26 in Latin Literature), and 31 in the Ph.D. Program.

The Department of Classics organizes on a regular basis colloquia, and series of lectures with visitors from Greece and abroad. During these last years some of our invited speakers were: R. Buxton (Bristol), R. Fowler (Bristol), G. Hutchinson (Oxford), M. Fantuzzi (Macerata and Columbia), F. Montanari (Genova), S. Hornblower (UCL), G. Most (Scuola Normale di Pisa and Chicago), M. Lefkowitz (Wellesley College), Hugh Lloyd-Jones (Oxford), E. Bakker (Yale), B. Zimmermann (Freiburg), Richard Hunter (Cambridge), Greg Nagy (Harvard), Heinz-Gunther Nesselrath (Gottingen), David Konstan (NYU), David Sider (NYU), Phil Mitsis (NYU).

The Department, starting from 2007 organizes every year an International Conference on Modern Trends in Classics, whose revised proceedings are published by the Press Walter de Gruyter in the series Τrends in Classics Supplementary Volumes (editors: F. Montanari and A. Rengakos).

Members of the Department of Classics participate in the publication of the journals Trends in Classics (editors: Franco Montanari and Antonios Rengakos), Philologus - A Journal for Ancient Literature and its Reception (editors: Sabine Föllinger, Therese Fuhrer, Tobias Reinhardt, Jan Stenger and Martin Vöhler), Yearbook of Ancient Greek Epic (editors: Jonathan Ready and Christos Tsagalis) and Hölderlin Yearbook (editors: Johann Kreuzer, Sabine Doering and Martin Vöhler).

Collections:
The departmental library has a full collection of ancient Greek and latin texts (OCT, BT, Belles Lettres, Loeb, etc.), epigraphical corpora and papyri, a rare-books collection of 2000 volumes (including 500 volumes of the Pallis donation), 250 microfilms of Greek manuscripts (mainly from the 10th to the 12th century), bibliographical databases, journals, and audio-visual material.

Research Programs:
1. PYTHAGORAS ΙΙ. Greek and Roman Elegy, scientific consultant Theodore Papanghelis.
2. Rethymnon Epigraphical Archive, scientific consultant Y. Tzifopoulos (funded by the Research Committee of the University of Crete and LOEB Classical Library Foundation Fellowship 2003-2004, Harvard University).
3. On-Line publication of the Derveni Papyrus, scientific consultant K. Tsantsanoglou (in co-operation and with full financial support by the Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University).
4. On-Line publication of inscribed epistomia, scientific consultant Y. Tzifopoulos et al. (in co-operation and with full financial support by the Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University).

Professors
Name Tel. Office Office Hours
Frangoulidis Stavros 2310 997880 214 n.b.
Kouremenos Theokritos 2310 997237 209 n.b.
Kyriakou Poulheria 2310 998876 210 n.b.
Mavroudis Emilios 2310 997066 209 n.b.
Papanghelis Theodore 2310 997044 213 n.b.
Rengakos Antonios 2310 997041 203 n.b.
Sistakou Evina 2310 997898 211 n.b.
Sotiroudis Panagiotis 2310 997154 207 n.b.
Tsagalis Christos 2310 997254 207 n.b.
Tzifopoulos Yannis 2310 997091 214 n.b.
Vöhler Martin 2310 997071 211 n.b.
Associate Professors
Name Tel. Office Office Hours
Alexiou Evangelos 2310 997138 213 n.b. Monday 11.00-12.30
Fyntikoglou Vassilis 2310 997146 204 n.b.
Papadopoulou Thalia 2310 997147 209 n.b.
Assistant Professors
Name Tel. Office Office Hours
Lamari Anna 2310 997566 207 n.b.
Lianeri Alexandra 2310 997026 209 n.b. Educational leave
Matthaios Stephanos 2310 997984 214 n.b.
Miltsios Nikolaos 2310 997164 210 n.b.
Noussia Maria +30 2310 997845 203 n.b.
Plastira-Valkanou Maria 2310 997086 213 n.b.
Tsitsikli Dimitra 2310 997106 211 n.b.
Tsitsiou-Chelidoni Chrysanthe 2310 997373 204 n.b.
Lecturers
Name Tel. Office Office Hours
Antoniadis Theodoros +302310997814 202 n.b.
Teaching Assistants
Name Tel. Office Office Hours
Oikonomaki Androniki 214 n.b.
Sachpekidou Sofia 2310 997037 208 n.b.