Job Placement of Our Recent PhDs

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Ohio State has one of the leading graduate programs in Classics in the nation. We are proud of the great success of our students in securing full-time employment after graduation, including numerous tenure-track academic positions in Classics.

 

Carmen Romano (2021: “And in whom do you most delight?” Poets, Im/mortals, and the Homeric Hymns) Visiting Assistant Professor, Bryn Mawr College

Dannu Hutwohl (2020: The Birth of Sacrifice: Ritualized Deities in Eastern Mediterranean Mythology) Cultural Program Co-ordinator, Colorado College

James Wolfe (2020: Bēth Rhōmāyē: Being and Belonging in Syriac in the Late Roman Empire) Postdoctoral Fellow at University of Michigan

Marcus Ziemann (2019: "He Brought a Message Back from Before the Flood": The Iliad and Neo-Assyrian Ideology and Propaganda) Lecturer in Classics at Princeton University

Alice Gaber (2019: The Sublime and the Stubborn: Chorality as Narrative Resource) University of Wisconsin, Department of Classical and Ancient Near Eastern Studies, Teaching Faculty

William Little (2019: Renaissance Commentaries on the Epistula Sapphus), The Ohio State University, Department of Classics, Lecturer 

Margaret Elsner (2019: Skin, Mind, and Genitals: Animalized Women in Classical and Contemporary Literature), Upper School English and Latin Teacher at Saint Stephen's Episcopal School in Bradenton, Florida

Brandon Bourgeois (2018: Roman Imperial Accessions: Politics, Constituencies, and Communicative Acts), University of Southern California, Department of Classics, tenure-track position

Kathryn Caliva (2018: Prayer and Pragmatic Speech Acts in Greek Poetry), Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics at Kenyon College

Scott Kennedy (2018: How to write history: Thucydides and Herodotus in the ancient rhetorical tradition), Assistant Professor, Bilkent University

Warren Huard (2018: Herakles and Dionysos in Archaic Greece) Instructor, University of Winnipeg

Hank Blume (2017: Fear, Anger, and Hatred in Livy's Account of the Struggle of the Orders). Assistant Professor, Ohio Wesleyan University

Laura Marshall (2017: Uncharted territory: Receptions of philosophy in Apollonius Rhodius’ Argonautica), Assistant Professor of Classics and Mediterranean Studies, Pennsylvania State University

Aaron Palmore (2016: Desire Interrupted: Erotics, Politics, and Poetics in Horace, Odes 4) Visiting Assistant Professor, Loyola University Maryland

Quinn Griffin (2016: Embodying Diotima: Classical Exempla and the Learned Lady), Assistant Professor of Classics, Grand Valley State University

Marion Kruse (2015: The politics of Roman memory in the age of Justinian), Associate Professor of Classics, University of Cincinnati

Adam Rappold (2015: The shadow of the polis: A synchronic and diachronic examination of the Skira festival in Athens), Assistant Professor of Classics at Brock University
Joseph Danielewicz (2015: Parody as pedagogy in Plato’s dialogues), Columbus School for Girls, Upper School Latin instructor

Corey Hackworth (Classics, 2015): Visiting Assistant Professor at Baylor University

Hanne Eisenfeld (2014: One mostly dead: Immortality and related states in Pindar’s victory odes), Assistant Professor of Classics, Boston College​​​​​​​

Luke Gorton (2014: Through the grapevine: Tracing the origins of wine), Visiting Lecturer of Classics and Religious Studies, University of New Mexico​​​​​​​

Benjamin McCloskey (2013: Xenophon's Kyrou Amathia: Deceitful Narrative and The Birth of Tyranny) Assistant Professor, Kansas State University.

Craig Jendza (2013: Euripidean Paracomedy), Associate Professor, University of Kansas​​​​​​​

Sam Flores (2013: The roles of Solon in Plato’s Dialogues), Assistant Professor, College of Charleston​​​​​​​

Gabe Fuchs (2013: Renaissance receptions of Ovid’s Tristia), Upper School Latin Teacher, Wakefield School

Maxwell Teitel Paule (2012: Canidia, Rome’s first witch), Associate Professor at Earlham College