Placements and Awards from our Classics Community!

The Classics department is happy to announce the following placements and awards.


Job Placements

Matthieu Abgrall (Ph.D. 2019), Diplomat, French Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Anne Duray (Ph.D. 2020), Postdoctoral Fellow, Edward Capps Fellowship at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens

Shimi Ehrlich (Ph.D. 2018), Fulbright Postdoctoral Fellow, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem-Institute of Archaeology, the W.F. Albright Institute of Archaeological Research, and The Leon Levy Expedition to Ashkelon

Eunsoo Lee (Ph.D. 2020), Tenure-track Faculty, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

Kilian Mallon (Ph.D. 2019), Humanities and Sciences Dean’s Fellow, Stanford University

Alyson Melzer (Ph.D. 2020), Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Notre Dame

David Pickel, Humanities and Sciences Dean’s Fellow, Stanford University

Lizzy Ten-Hove (Ph.D. 2021), Lecturer, Stanford University

Jackie Arthur-Montagne (Ph.D. 2016), Assistant Professor, University of Virginia


Doctoral Fellowships

Brandon Bark, Mabelle McLeod Lewis Memorial Fellowship

Ulysse Carriere-Bouchard, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council

Rachel Dubit, G.J. Pigott Scholars Program Award

Kevin Ennis, Rome Prize

Umit Ozturk, Stanford Interdisciplinary Graduate Fellowship

Ronnie Shi, Mabelle McLeod Lewis Memorial Fellowship

Catherine Teitz, Gerald J. Lieberman Fellowship

Grace Erny, Stanford Humanities Center Mellon Dissertation Fellowship and the ASCSA’s Doreen Canaday Spitzer Fellowship



Ariela Algaze (UG Minor 2020), The Christopher Meyer Prize and Paul Roberts and Nina Marton Prize for Italian Literature -- First

Samantha Baird (UG Minor 2021), Dean’s Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement

Sophia Colello (BAH 2021), Museion Prize in Classics

Rachel Dubit (PhD candidate), Departmental Teaching Award

Dillon Gisch (PhD candidate), Departmental Teaching Award

Tianyi Huang (BA 2021), Senior Prize in Classics

Didier Natalizi Baldi (BA 2022), Junior Prize in Classics

Will Shao (BAH 2021), Iris Prize in Classics

Eliseo Valerio (UG Minor 2018), Fulbright Grant


Faculty Honors and Awards

Association of American Publishers Awards for Professional and Scholarly Excellence, Category Award recipients:

Fabio Barry, Architecture and Urban Planning, Yale University Press, Painting in Stone: Architecture and the Poetics of Marble from Antiquity to the Enlightenment

Reviel Netz, Classics, Cambridge University Press, Scale, Space and Canon in Ancient Literary Culture

David Cohen, Roland Volunteer Services Prize, Stanford University

Justin Leidwanger, Dean's Award for Achievements in Teaching, Stanford University