The UCLA Department of Classics is one of three Humanities departments at UCLA ranked in the top ten nationally in the last National Research Council report. Classics forms the foundation for the Humanities. Philology, philosophy, government (including democracy), the theater, linguistics, archaeology, literary theory and many other fields have their origins in the Classics. The UCLA Department of Classics has a robust undergraduate and graduate program. Each year we teach an average of 2,000 undergraduate students various aspects of Greek and Roman culture, literature, philology, archaeology, and history. We have a dedicated and diverse faculty of scholars and teachers,...Learn More About Us
Welcome Hannah Čulík-Baird!
UCLA Classics is thrilled to welcome a new professor to our faculty: Dr Hannah Čulík-Baird will join the department this Fall as Associate Professor of Classics. Hannah...
Welcome to CPFP Fellow Julio Cesar Vega-Payne
We are delighted to announce that Julio Cesar Vega-Payne will be joining our Department as one of five new UCLA Chancellor's Postdoctoral Fellows in 2022-23. Julio earned...
Andres Matlock awarded position as Assistant Professor of Classics at University of Georgia
We are delighted to announce that Classics PhD student Andres Matlock has accepted a tenure track position as Assistant Professor of Classics at the University of Georgia....