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Prof Roy Gibson - personal details

Contact details

Role: Professor of Latin and Director of Research (SALC)

Tel: 0161 275-3030

Location: Samuel Alexander Building-S2.4
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
The University of Manchester
M13 9PL




Personal History and Service:

  • A native of Belfast, I gained my BA (1987) and PhD (1993) in Classics at Sidney Sussex college, Cambridge, and - after a brief stint there as Junior Research Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics (1992-94) - I joined the Department of Classics & Ancient History in Manchester in 1994, becoming Professor of Latin in 2004.
  • Editor of Classical Review, 2005-10 (with Neil Hopkinson)
  • Member, Editorial Committee, Journal of Roman Studies, 2012-17
  • Chair of the Council of the Classical Association (UK), 2013-18