Center for Ancient Studies and Archaeology

People

Director

Ortwin Knorr

Ortwin Knorr

  • Classics; CASA Director 2010-present (Interim CASA Director 2006-2007), (Greek and Roman literature, especially Roman comedy and satire)
  • Eaton 306
  • 503-370-6029

Senior Research Fellow

Lane C. McGaughy

Lane C. McGaughy

  • Religious Studies, emeritus; CASA Director 2007 – 2009; CASA Senior Research Fellow 2009-present, (New Testament; Hellenistic mystery religions; Herodotus; Greek grammar)
  • 503-370-6272

Core Faculty Members

Mary R. Bachvarova

Mary R. Bachvarova

  • Classical Studies (Greek and Latin literature and linguistics; ancient Anatolia)
  • Eaton 305
  • 503-370-6984
Robert Chenault

Robert Chenault

  • History and Classical Studies (Greek and Roman history; late Antiquity)
  • Eaton 314
  • 503-370-6131
Catherine A. Collins

Catherine A. Collins

David W. McCreery

David W. McCreery

  • Religious Studies and Archaeology; Recipient of the Archaeological Institute of America's 2002 National Award for Excellency in Undergraduate Teaching (Syro-Palestinian archaeology; ancient Hebrew)
  • Eaton 114
  • (503) 375-5490
Ann M. Nicgorski

Ann M. Nicgorski

  • Art History and Archaeology; Faculty Curator, Hallie Ford Museum of Art; CASA Director 2009-2010 (Greek and Roman art history; Christian iconography)
  • Ford Hall, Room 310
  • 503-370-6250
Stephen Patterson

Stephen Patterson

Scott Pike

Scott Pike

  • Archaeology and Earth and Environmental Science (Mediterranean geoarchaeology)
  • Collins 218
  • 503-370-6587

Additional Faculty Members with Teaching Interests in the Ancient World

Sammy Basu

Sammy Basu

Jeanne Clark

Jeanne Clark

  • Rhetoric and Media Studies (classical rhetoric; Near Eastern archaeology)
  • Smullin 155
  • 503-370-6138
Jonathan Cole

Jonathan Cole

Randall Havas

Randall Havas

  • Philosophy (PHIL 230 History of Philosophy: Ancient & Medieval; PHIL 150 Reason and Value in Plato's Republic)
  • Eaton 302
  • 503-370-6775

Sally Markowitz

Gretchen Flesher Moon

Gretchen Flesher Moon

  • English (IDS 101: College Colloquium: Metamorphoses)
  • Third Floor, University Center
  • 503-370-6737
James A.R. Nafziger

James A.R. Nafziger

John Olbrantz

John Olbrantz

Colin Starr

Colin Starr

Stasinos Stavrianeas, Ph.D.

Stasinos Stavrianeas, Ph.D.

Juwen Zhang

Juwen Zhang

Xijuan Zhou

Xijuan Zhou

  • Religious Studies (ancient China; archaeology of the Silk Road)
  • Eaton 112
  • 503-370-6682

Administrative Staff

C. April Miller

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