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)
  • Art Building 203
  • 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)
  • Ford Hall, Room 313
  • 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

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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