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Academic staff of VU and UvA affilliated with ACASA.

Academic staff Archeologie

Academic staff Klassieke talen


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


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

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

dhr. J.K. (Jan) Bakker MSc

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. 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. J.R. (Jill) HIlditch
Archaeologist specialising in ceramics, with research interests stretching across the Aegean and wider East Mediterranean region.

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


dr. C.D. (Caroline) Jeffra
Ceramic analysis and experimental archaeology.

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.


L. (Loes) Opgenhaffen MA
PhD candidate in Archaeology with research on how 3D technology can enhance studies to material culture, specifically pottery studies.

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. 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.

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.

drs. J. (Jitte) Waagen

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.