Curriculum Vitae



Latin literature

Ancient philosophy

Ancient rhetoric and literary criticism

Latin palaeography and textual criticism




Corpus Christi Professor of the Latin Language and Literature, University of Oxford, 2008-

Fellow and Tutor in Latin and Greek, Somerville College, and University Lecturer in Classical Languages and Literature (CUF), University of Oxford, 2002-8.

Junior Research Fellow in Ancient Philosophy , Merton College, Oxford, 2001-2.

Lecturer in Latin Literature, Corpus Christi College, Oxford, 2000-1.

Lecturer in Classical Philosophy, New College, Oxford 2000-1 (Trinity Terms).




D.Phil. in Classical Philology, Corpus Christi College, Oxford. Title: A commentary on Cicero's Topica. Supervisors: Professors M. Frede, M. Winterbottom, 1997-2000.

Staatsexamen in Latin and Greek, Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe-Universitšt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 1991-7.