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Prof Timothy Cornell - personal details

Contact details

Role: Emeritus Professor Ancient History

Tel: 0161 275-7024

Location: Samuel Alexander Building-A106
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
The University of Manchester
Manchester
M13 9PL

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Biography

Personal history:

  • B.A. Honours in Ancient History, University College London, June 1968 (First Class)
  • PhD in History, University of London, 1972
    Thesis title: 'Cato's Origines and the non-Roman historical tradition of ancient Italy', supervised by Professor A. Momigliano.
  • Research assistant (to Professor Momigliano) in the Department of History, University College London, 1972-3
  • W.H.D. Rouse Research Fellow at Christ's College, Cambridge, 1973-5
  • Assistant Director, The British School at Rome, 1975-7
  • Lecturer in Ancient History, University College London, 1978-88
  • Senior Lecturer in Ancient History, University College London, 1988-95
  • Professor of Ancient History, University of Manchester, 1995-2004
  • Director of the Institute of Classical Studies, London, 2004-2006
  • Professorial Research Fellow in Ancient History, University of Manchester, 2006-

Other positions held

  • Research Assistant to Professor G.W. Bowersock at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton (Fall 1981)
  • Visiting Professor at the University of Rome "La Sapienza", Spring 1992