Barbara Elisabeth Borg#


Barbara Elisabeth Borg
Email:b.e.borg 'at' exeter.ac.uk
Membership Number:3348
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:UNITED KINGDOM
Section:CLASSICS & ORIENTAL STUDIES
Username:bborg
Elected:2012
Homepage: http://humanities.exeter.ac.uk/classics/staff/borg





Present and Previous Positions
  • 2004 - present Professor of Classical Archaeology, University of Exeter (2010-2015 Head of Classics)
  • 1999 - 2004 Hochschuldozentin, University of Heidelberg (2002-2004 Acting Head of Department)
  • 1993 - 1999 Wissenschaftliche Assistentin, University of Heidelberg

Fields of Scholarship
  • Language of images, Greek and Roman
  • Intercultural relationships in the ancient world
  • Roman tombs and burial customs
  • Topography of Rome
  • Roman Portraiture
  • Relationship between art and text in the ancient world
  • Geo-Archaeology

Honours and Awards
  • since 2015 Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of London
  • 03/2013 - 05/2013 Hugh Last Fellow, Britisch Schooll at Rome
  • 01/2012 – 02/2012 Senior Onassis Fellow at the Waterloo Institute for Hellenic Studies, Waterloo, ON, Canada
  • 01/2011 – 06/2011 Spring Getty Scholar at the Getty Research Institute
  • since 2010 Research Excellence Framework 2014, member of Subpanel in Classics (unit of assessment 31)
  • 2007-2011 Council Member: Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies (‚Roman Society‘)
  • since 2006 Corresponding member of the German Archaeological Institute

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