Amsterdam Centre for Ancient Studies and Archaeology


Academic staff of VU and UvA affilliated with ACASA in alphabetical order.

dr. J.G. (Joris) Aarts
Provinciaal-Romeinse archeologie, Antieke Numismatiek.

dr. S.M. (Suzanne) Adema
Latin linguistics: tense usage, narrative structure, speech and thought representation.
Latin and Greek as school subjects in the Dutch curriculum: reflection on language and culture, language acquisition, reading process, translating process, interpretation process.

dr. mr. R. J. (Rutger) Allan
Griekse (diachronische en synchronische) taalkunde.

dr. M.P. (Mathieu) de Bakker
Herodotus, Thucydides, Atheense redenaars.

dr. R. (Rients) de Boer
Ancient History

S. (Susanne) Borowski MA
PhD project Martial Women in ancient heroic epic.

prof. dr. G.J. (Gerard) Boter
Tekstoverlevering, -editie en interpretatie van Griekse filosofische auteurs, m.n. Plato, Epictetus en Philostratus.

P.J. (Pieter) van den Broek MA
PhD project Mirroring texts: embedded narratives in the Flavian epic.

prof. dr. G.L.M. (Gert-Jan) Burgers
Landschappen, ruimtelijke ordening en erfgoed van Protohistorisch en Romeins Italië.

dr. C. (Chiara) Cavallo

dr. J.P. (Jan Paul) Crielaard
Archeologie van Griekenland (ca. 1200-500 v.Chr.); Griekse kolonisatie en overzeese contacten; Homerische archeologie.

dr. A.M.J. (Ton)  Derks
Romeinse archeologie; Latijnse epigrafie.

dr. M.F.P. (Menno) Dijkstra
UvA field archaeologist and keeper of documentation and depot

drs. M.L. (Maja) d'Hollosy
Physical anthropologist research.

A. (Aniek) van den Eersten MA
PhD research on the influence of poets on metaphorical language in Herodotus.

prof. dr. J. (Jesper) Eidem
West Asian Archaeology.

drs. A.D. (Anja) Fischer

dr. J.J. (Jaap-Jan) Flinterman
De Griekse wereld in de eerste eeuwen van onze jaartelling.

prof. dr. J.H.G. (Jerzy) Gawronski
Maritime and Urban Archaeology of the Late Middle Ages and Early Modern Period, in particular of the city of Amsterdam.

dr. P.S. (PIet) Gerbrandy
Classical and Medieval Latin.

dr. L.W. (Lidewij) van Gils
Roman rhetorical and historiographical text of first century BC and AD.

prof. dr. M. (Marijke) Gnade
Archaeology of pre-Roman Cultures in Central Italy, settlement archaeology, burial archaeology, social identities, material studies, archaeological practices.

prof. dr. W. (Wouter) Goris
Classical metaphysics.

prof. dr. R.B. (Bas) ter Haar Romeny
Ancient history of the Mediterranean and the Near East.

prof. dr. J.J.M. (Joost) Hazenbos
Professor by special appointment of Hittite and related Anatolian languages and cultures as well as the history of Asia Minor and the preclassical period.

dr. S. (Stijn) Heeren
Archaeology of rural habitation in the Dutch river area in the Late Iron Age, Roman period and Early Middle Ages.

dr. M.A.J. (Mark) Heerink
Hellenistic Greek and Roman poetry.


prof. E.A. (Emily) Hemelrijk
The Roman Empire, especially women and gender, Roman families, and Roman cities in Italy and the western provinces.

prof. dr. J.W. ( Jan Willem) van Henten
Uitlegging van het nieuwe testament, de vroeg-christelijke letterkunde en de joods-hellenistische literatuur.


dr. M. (Martijn) Icks
Political and cultural history of the Roman Empire, esp. the representation and perception of imperial power; the reception of antiquity.

prof. dr. I.J.F. (Irene)  de Jong
Ancient Greek narrative, especially epic (Homer), historiography (Herodotus), and narrative in drama; narrative theory; history of narrative techniques (from antiquity to the modern European novel); combination of narratology and linguistics.

dr. K. (Kristin) Kleber
History of the Ancient Near East, in particular the social, legal and economic history of Babylonia in the 1st millennium BCE.

dr. S.J. (Sjoerd) Kluiving
Earth Sciences in Landscape Archaeology, particularly interdisciplinary research in the disciplines of Archaeology, Historical Geography and Geology.

dr. M.H. (Mieke) Koenen
Receptie van de Klassieke Oudheid in de moderne Nederlandse poëzie, en Lucretius het Latijnse leerdicht.

dr. N. (Niels) Koopman
Ancient Greek ekphrasis: Between description and narration.

prof. dr. C.H.M (Caroline)  Kroon
Latin Functional Discourse Grammar.

dr. H. (Heleen) van Londen
Landscape archaeology & field archaeology; Roman archaeology of the Northern Provinces; Archaeological Heritage Management & Heritage.

dr. P.S. (Patricia) Lulof
Terracotta roof decoration in Central Italy, Archaic sanctuaries and architecture, Digital humanities and cultural heritage (3-4D reconstructions), Etruscan archaeology, Visual culture and iconology, Gender and Religion in Antiquity.

prof. dr. M. (Marije) Martijn
Ancient and Patristic Philosophy

A. (Anna) Meens MA
PhD research on the Greek countryside in the Classical and early Hellenistic period.

M. (Matteo) Merlino MA
PhD research on The City Anatomy: Spatial Dimensions of Urban Societies. Reconceptualising the Ancient Urban Cityscape in Bronze Age Central Syria.

dr. E.M. (Emilie)  van Opstall
Greek literature, from the Imperial up to the Middle-Byzantine period (poetry, prose, ecphrasis): text edition, interpretation, translation.

dr. A. (Mieke) Prent
Late Bronze Age and Early Iron Age, Crete, Perioikic Laconia, Greek religion and cult.

dr. S.M.J. (Sofie) Remijsen
Social and cultural history from the Hellenistic period to Late Antiquity, esp. sport and spectacles, Greco-Roman Egypt

dr. J. (Hans) Renes

drs. B.C. Ridderhof
West European Archaeology

dr. D. (David) Rijser
Art and literature in Renaissance, Raphael's poetics.

dr. R. (Rodie) Risselada
Latin Linguistics  and Historiography.

prof. dr. N.G.A.M. (Nico) Roymans
Field archaeology and landscape archaeology; the archaeology of Celto-Germanic societies and their integration into the Roman empire; ethnicity and ethnogenesis in the Roman empire; Late Iron Age coinage.

dr. E. (Liesbeth) Smits
Physical Anthropology.

dr. C.H.C.M. (Caroline) Vander Stichele
Cultural impact of biblical characters and images and on the rhetoric of gender in early christian literature.

prof. dr V.V. (Vladimir) Stissi
Greek pottery, landscape and survey archaeology, material culture of sanctuaries, visual culture, history of archaeology, household archaeology, Archaeological heritage in the contemporary world.

prof. J. (James) Symonds
Professor of Historical Archaeology (North of the Alps). Archaeology of the modern world (c.AD 1450-present) and includes work on capitalism, colonialism, landscapes of improvement and diaspora, urban and industrial archaeology, and the archaeology of poverty.

dr. J.W.H.P. (Philip) Verhagen
Predictive modelling, GIS and spatial analysis, statistics, computing in archaeology, archaeological survey, archaeological heritage management, landscape archaeology.

dr. A.A.A. (Arno)  Verhoeven
Development of exchange systems during the Middle Ages, ceramic production and consumption, rural and urban settlement systems from Late Antiquity to the Early and High Middle Ages.

dr. N.M. (Nienke) Vos
Oudchristelijke hagiografie, oudchristelijke exegese.

J. (Jitte) Waagen MA
Computational Archaeology Specialist.

dr. G.J.M. (Gert Jan) van Wijngaarden
Material interconnections in the pre- and protohistoric Mediterranean, landscape archaeology in the Ionian Islands (Greece), Archaeological heritage in the contemporary world, history of Archaeology.

prof. dr.  D. G. (Douwe) Yntema
Regional archaeology of southeastern Italy (present-day regions of Apulia and Basilicata). The research concerns a wide range of topics: from pottery studies to Romanization and from Greek colonization to landscape archaeology.


Published by  ACASA

18 December 2017