Faculty

Faculty & Staff

Erin Walcek Averett , Ph.D. (University of Missouri-Columbia).
Assistant Professor of Archaeology.

Special interests: Art and Archaeology of Greece and Cyprus, Greek Religion, interactions between
the Aegean and the Near East .

 

Leonard J. Greenspoon , Ph.D. (Harvard University).
Klutznick Chair in Jewish Civilization, Professor of Theology and Classical and Near Eastern Studies.

Special Interests: Hebrew Bible, especially Joshua, Septuagint studies, Bible translations.

 

Martha Habash

Martha Habash , Ph.D. (University of Virginia).
Associate Professor of Classical and Near Eastern Studies.
Chair of the Department.

Special interests: Greek archaic poetry, Greek and Roman comedy, Roman novel and satire.

 

Jeffrey P. Hause , Ph.D. (Cornell University).
Professor of Classical and Near Eastern Studies and Philosophy.
Michael W. Barry Chair and Director of the Creighton University Honors Program .

Special Interests: Classical and mediaeval philosophy, Latin literature, ethics.

 

Kyle Helms, Ph.D
Resident Assistant Professor

Musa Al-Hindi
Resident Assistant Professor

William O. Stephens , Ph.D. (University of Pennsylvania).
Professor of Classical and Near Eastern Studies and Philosophy.

Special interests: ancient Greek and Roman philosophy, Stoicism and popular culture, ethics, animals, and the environment.

 

Verleen Unruh, Administrative Assistant

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  • Phone: 280-2884