Placements and Awards 2022

We are happy to announce the following placements and awards. Please join us in congratulating current PhD students and recent grads/alum.


Job Placements

Brian Bigio (Ph.D. 2021)

One-year position as a Visiting Assistant Professor at Whitman College 

Grace Erny (Ph.D. 2022)

22-23 Loeb Classical Library Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship (affiliated w/ the American School of Classical Studies in Athens) and then Assistant Professor in the Department of Ancient Greek and Roman Studies at UC Berkeley

Amanda Gaggioli (Ph.D. 2022)

Two-year postdoctoral research associate in archaeology and the ancient world at Brown University

Dillon Gisch (Ph.D. 2022)

Lecturer appointment at the Stanford Archaeology Center and our department, Stanford University

Kilian Mallon (Ph.D. 2019)

Policy Aide at the Office of County Board Supervisor Joe Simitian at County of Santa Clara

 Israel "Izzy" McMullin (Ph.D. 2018)

Library Operations Manager for Centennial Science & Engineering Library and a staff member at UNM's College of University Libraries and Learning Sciences

Alyson Melzer (Ph.D. 2020)
Assistant Professor (Tenure-line) in the Department of Classical Studies at Indiana University. 

David Pickel (Ph.D. 2021)

2022 Emerging Voices Fellow: two-Year Fellowship at ACLS Research Consortium Universities (Georgetown)

 Stephen Sansom (Ph.D. 2018)

Assistant Professor of Classics at Florida State University

 Peter Shi (Ph.D. 2022)

22-23 Teaching & Research Associate at College de France in Paris 

 Lizzy Ten-Hove (Ph.D. 2021)

Academic Year Adjunct Lecturer in Classics at Santa Clara University 

Vladimir Gildin Zuckerman (Ph.D. to be conferred in September 2022)

Lecturer appointment in the Department of Greek and Latin, Saxo institute, University of Copenhagen



AY22-23 Doctoral Fellowships

Brandon Bark, Humanities Center Fellowship

Nick Bartos, Economic History Association Dissertation Fellowship

Kevin Ennis, Mellon Foundation Dissertation Fellowship

Paula Gaither, RAISE (Research, Action, and Impact through Engagement) Fellowship

Nick Gardner, Mabelle McLeod Lewis Fellowship

Sarah Wilker, Lieberman Fellowship and Phi Beta Kappa Research Award