Birmingham Fellow and Lecturer in Classical Archaeology, University of Birmingham



2003 – 2007                    

University of Oxford, St John’s College, DPhil in Classical Archaeology,

Dissertation: “Villae expolitae on the bay of Naples: aspects of the architecture and culture of Roman country houses (c. 100 BCE – 79 CE)”


2002 – 2003                             

University of Oxford, St John’s College, MSt in Classical Archaeology


2000 – 2002                             

Harvard University, Graduate School of Design, MA Design Studies (with distinction) in History and Theory of Architecture


1993 – 2000                            

National Technical University of Athens, BA/MA in Architecture and Engineering



04.2015 –

University of Birmingham, Department of Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology

Birmingham Fellow and Lecturer in Classical Archaeology


09.2007 – 05.2008

University College London, Institute of Archaeology

Temporary Lecturer in Greek and Roman Art and Archaeology


09.2006 – 08.2007

European College of Liberal Arts, ECLA of Bard College in Berlin

Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow


01.2002 – 05.2002                

Harvard University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Teaching Fellow



06.2013 – 05.2015

National Hellenic Research Foundation, Institute of Historical Research, Department of Greek and Roman Antiquity (ΚΕΡΑ)

Marie Curie Intra-European Fellow (FP7-PEOPLE-2012-IEF)


01.2013 – 05.2013

Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University

CHS Fellow in Hellenic Studies


09.2012 – 12.2012

Getty Research Institute

Getty Scholar


06.2010 – 05.2012

Universität zu Köln, Archäologisches Institut

Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow


06.2009 – 05.2010

NYU Institute for the Study of the Ancient World

Visiting Research Scholar


06.2008 – 05.2009

Freie Universität Berlin, TOPOI Excellence Cluster

TOPOI Junior Research Fellow


06.2006 – 07.2007

Herculaneum Society

Research Fellow


03.2005 – 04.2005

UCLA, Experiential Technologies Centre

Research Fellow


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