Part-Time Instructor

Contact Info

242 Park Hall
  • University of Pennsylvania, Ph.D., M.A., Classical Studies (2001-2006)

  • Emory University, Goizueta Business School, Global Executive M.B.A (2011)

  • Amherst College, B.A., Classics and Philosophy (2001)

Research Interests:
  • Greek and Latin Languages
  • Pre-Socratic Philosophy
  • Plato
  • Greek Tragedy
  • Lucretius
  • Ancient Philosophical influence on Greek and Latin literature
  • Classical Mythology
Of note:
  • Dissertation: Pre-Socratic Influence on Sophoclean Tragedy. Advisors: Dr. Sheila Murnaghan, Dr. Emily Wilson, and Dr. Charles Kahn (2001-2006).

  • Received University of Pennsylvania Benjamin Franklin Fellowship (2001-2006).

  • Graduated magna cum laude from Amherst College with high honors on thesis, Empedoclean Elements in Lucretius' De Rerum Natura. Advisors: Dr. Rebecca Sinos and Dr. Peter Marshall.