Jeremy McInerney

Davidson Kennedy Professor of Classical Studies Chair of the Graduate Group in Ancient History

(215) 898-8619

Office 264, Cohen Hall


Jeremy McInerney has excavated in Israel, at Corinth, and on Crete. He serves on the Managing Committee of the American School of Classical Studies in Athens, Greece, where he was Whitehead Professor in 2013-14. Professor McInerney's research interests include topography, epigraphy and historiography. He is the author of The Folds of Parnassos: Land and Ethnicity in Ancient Phokis (Austin, 1999) and The Cattle of the Sun. Cows and Culture in the World of the Ancient Greeks (Princeton, 2010). He has published articles in a variety of academic journals including Greek, Roman and Byzantine Studies, the American Journal of Archaeology, Hesperia, and California Studies in Classical Antiquity. In 2014 Wiley-Blackwell published his edited volume on ethnicity in the ancient Mediterranean. In 2016 Brill published the latest volume in the PENN/Leiden series of colloquia on ancient values, a volume on landscape coedited by McInerney and Ineke Sluiter. He is currently completing a new history of Ancient Greece for Thames and Hudson