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dr. J.W. (Jan Willem) Drijvers

Associate Professor/Reader in Ancient History



Late Antiquity, Culture of leadership in the late Roman Empire, Christianization of the Roman Empire, Late-antique historiography (Ammianus Marcellinus), Latin panegyrics

Other positions

Member board Cluster 4, Faculty of Arts (History, Classics, American Studies, Near Eastern Studies, Archaeology), 2018-
Member University Committee for Education - until 1 September 2016
Member Educational Committee National Research School in Classical Studies OIKOS, 2008-2018
Member advisory committee research project Sidonius Apollinaris
Member editorial board Journal of Late Antiquity
Member Editoral Board of Lampas, Tijdschrift voor Classici, 2011-2018
Co-President (with Noel Lenski, Yale) of Society for Late Antiquiy, 2015-2017
Last modified:02 August 2019 6.29 p.m.

Contact information

Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat 26
9712 EK Groningen
The Netherlands

Department of History


Home address

Neerwoldeiland 25
9766 VC