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Staff members with discipline Classics

Academia develops at the interface of different fields. This is one reason why the University of Groningen is home to a wide range of fields, each with a great number of subject specialists. The overview below, which is based on a standard categorization of fields, will help you find the right expert for each field. If you cannot find the expert you are looking for in this list, try searching via a related field or faculty; you may find him or her there.

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Dead Sea Scrolls; Ancient History of the Near East; Ancient Judaism
A.W. (Ayhan) Aksu, M
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PhD Student
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University Strategy,  Institutional Audit Systems, Quality Assurance Strategy, Excellence and Honours Programmes, International Quality Assurance
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Management Secretary and Senior Advisor Strategy
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Fascist Latin literature
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PhD candidate
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drs. A. (Alie) Bijker
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License manager
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History of philosophy, ancient and medieval philosophy, history of logic
B. (Bianca) Bosman
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PhD Student
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Late Antiquity, Culture of leadership in the late Roman Empire, Christianization of the Roman Empire, Late-antique historiography (Ammianus Marcellinus), Latin panegyrics
dr. J.W. (Jan Willem) Drijvers
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Associate Professor/Reader in Ancient History
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Flavius Josephus, classical historiography and biography, Hellenistic and Greek imperial literature, Flavian Rome, Jewish revolts against the Romans, Flavian Rome
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PhD student
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dr. A. (Andrea) Harbach
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Teacher
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Ancient Judaism in its Formative Phase
Ancient Near Eastern and Egyptian (Marriage) Law 
Aramaic (specialization: Old and Imperial Achaemenid Aramaic)
Akkadian (mainly the Assyrian dialect) and its interactions with Aramaic
Biblical Hebrew

Further interests:
Ancient Greek (Historical) Linguistics
Ancient Greek Documentary Papyri 
Arabic
R.N. (Ruwan) van der Iest
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PhD student
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Ancient Philosophy
dr. L.A. (Albert) Joosse
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Hellenistic Poetry, Ancient Biography, Greece under Rome, Sociology of Culture and Literature
dr. J.J.H. (Jacqueline) Klooster
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Assistant Professor
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dr. L. Lesage Gárriga
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Eastern Roman Empire, Provincial administration, Hellenistic-Roman Judaea (society and life), Hasmonean Revolt and Rule, Jewish Wars against Rome, Judaean expatriate communities (Diaspora), works of Flavius Josephus, ancient historiography and rhetoric, Jewish-Christian (and -Roman) relations to the emperor Julian.
prof. dr. S.N. (Steve) Mason
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Distinguished Professor of Ancient Mediterranean Religions and Cultures
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Latin literature of the Late Republic and Early Empire
Literary Theory
prof. dr. R.R. (Ruurd) Nauta
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Professor of Latin
Political, Cultural and Social History of the Greek city in the Hellenistic and Roman periods;  Sport history, Greek Festivals, Epigraphy, Citizenship, Funerary culture .
prof. dr. O.M. (Onno) van Nijf
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Professor of Ancient History
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Greek Language and Literature, Aristophanes, scholia, textual criticism
dr. R.F. (Remco) Regtuit
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Assistant professor
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Latin literature of the Late Republic and Early Empire, text and material culture in the Roman world, Fascist Latin literature
dr. B.L. (Bettina) Reitz-Joosse
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Assistant Professor of Latin Language and Literature
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New Testament and Early Christianity
Nag Hammadi codices and Gnosticism 
Early Christian Apocrypha
Religion and Philosophy in Late Antiquity
Plutarch of Chaeronea
prof. dr. F.L. (Lautaro) Roig Lanzillotta
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Professor of New Testament and Early Christian Studies
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Antieke retorica, receptie van de klassieken in de moderne Nederlandse poëzie
A.M. (Marianne) Schipper-Schippers, MA
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Lecturer in Ancient Greek
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Galaxies, Galaxy Evolution, Large Astronomical Surveys, Astronomical Data processing, Astronomy in general.
Medical Visualization, DICOM, Anonimysation of patient data, DVH calculations.
Roman and Greek History, Ancient History.
dr. G. (Gert) Sikkema
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Roman History, social and cultural history of the Late Republic and Early Empire, Roman eating rituals, Roman greeting rituals, social hierarchy.  
S.A. (Simon) Speksnijder
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PhD student
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Professor emeritus of Byzantine Law
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Aegean prehistory (specialisation: Greek mainland in the Bronze Age), Classical archaeology, integration of archaeological methods and scientific techniques (especially stable isotope analysis, ancient DNA analysis), mortuary studies, archaeological theory (gender archaeology, household archaeology; analysis of imagery), history of Greek archaeology in the 19th-20th centuries and the role of archaeology in contemporary society.
prof. dr. S. (Sofia) Voutsaki
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Professor of Greek Archaeology
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Ancient Greek linguistics
prof. dr. G.C. (Gerry) Wakker
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Professor of Ancient Greek Linguistics
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Research: Dead Body Management in Armed Conflict in International Law
W. (Welmoet) Wels, LLM MA
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PhD student
Ancient Greek history, Athenian polical culture, Athenian polis religion, Athenian epigraphy, reception of the Persian Wars in antiquity.
dr. S.M. (Sara) Wijma
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Research fellow
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Hellenistic period, Asia Minor, network theory, state formation, sanctuaries, spatial and visual analyses, ritual, urbanism
dr. C.G. (Christina) Williamson
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senior lecturer
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Judaism in the Graeco-Roman Period, Ancient Historiography, Flavius Josephus, Ancient Cosmology
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PhD student
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Judaism in the Greco-Roman period, Jewish Hellenistic literature, Hebrew Bible, New Testament, pseudepigrapha, Philo of Alexandria, Septuagint, ancient education
J.M. (Jason) Zurawski, PhD
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Postdoctoral Fellow, Qumran Institute
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