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David Eichert

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David Eichert

Graduate Associate


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230 N. Oval Mall
Columbus, OH 43210

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  • 2017-Present: Department of Classics, PhD Track at The Ohio State University; Graduate Program on Classical Antiquity and the Near East (Columbus, Ohio).
  • [In Progress] Dissertation: Supervised by Prof. Anthony Kaldellis (The Ohio State University).
  • Spring, 2021 passed candidacy fields: 1. Pre-Islamic Arabia; 2. Paleography; 3. Greek Reception of the Alexander Romance; 4. Byzantine Historiography (Columbus, Ohio).
  • 2015-2017: MA in Comparative Late Antique and Medieval History with distinction, Department of Medieval Studies at The Central European University; MA Specialization in Religious Studies (Budapest, Hungary).
  • (Spring, 2017) MA Thesis: Supervised by Prof. Istv├ín Perczel (Central European University).
  • 2009-2014: BA History; BA Classics; Minor in Arabic at The University of Cincinnati; Summa cum laude and Phi Betta Kappa (Cincinnati, Ohio). 


Research languages: Greek, Latin, Arabic and Syriac.