Classics Faculty

Jan Ziolkowski

Jan Ziolkowski

Arthur Kingsley Porter Professor of Medieval Latin
Director of the Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection

Research Interests: Medieval Latin literature, especially narrative; education (grammar, rhetoric, and dialectic), poetics, and literary criticism and theory in the Middle Ages; folktales and popular culture in medieval Latin sources; Latin-vernacular relations  Read more about Jan Ziolkowski

Boylston 216
p: 617.496.6062
Office Hours: Tuesday by appointment (contact Marlee Clayton at claytonm@doaks.org).
Gregory Nagy

Gregory Nagy

Francis Jones Professor of Classical Greek Literature and Professor of Comparative Literature
Director of the Center for Hellenic Studies

Research Interests: Archaic and Classical Greek poetry and prose; rhetoric, linguistics, metrics, traditions 

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Boylston 228
p: 617.495.1941
Office Hours: By appointment.
Paul Kosmin

Paul Kosmin

John L. Loeb Associate Professor of the Humanities
On leave 2017–18 (Joy Foundation Fellow, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study)

Research Interests: Greek history; Greek historiography, especially Herodotus; ancient kingship and imperialism (Near Eastern, Graeco-Macedonian,

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Boylston 215
p: 617.495.1926

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