Faculty & Staff

Classics Faculty

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 .


Courtney Evans, Ph.D
Resident Assistant Professor in Classics

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.
Director of the Classics Program

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


Jeffrey Hause

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.


Musa Al-Hindi
Resident Assistant Professor

Verleen Unruh, Administrative Assistant

  • Reception Desk: Dowling Hall Humanities Center 216
  • Phone: 280-2884