Department Chair: Dr. Amiel Vardi
Phone: +972-2-5883913

Department Secretary: Sara Parnassa 
Phone: 02-5883965                             

Department of Classical Studies
The Faculty of Humanities
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus
Jerusalem, 9190501




Amiel Vardi

Dr. Amiel Vardi

Department Chair
Students’ consultant
Room 7717. Reception time: Tue., 13:00-14:00

Research Interests: Latin poetry, Intellectual life in Rome, The interplay between literature, philosophy, values, and social and political ideology


Dr. Ilana Klutstein

Room 7714, reception time: Tue., 09:00-10:00 (by appointment).
Research interests: The classical heritage in the Renaissance, Neoplatonism in the Renaissance, Medieval Exemplum literature and its similarities with …
Yakir  Paz

Dr. Yakir Paz

Room 1113, Rabin building

Research Interests: Homeric scholia, Hellenistic Judaism; Ancient Magic; Roman and Rabbinic Law, Rabbinic biblical commentaries; Theological Polemics in Antiquity; Midrash; Jews and Christians in the Sasanian Empire; Syriac Literature.

Yoav Rinon

Prof. Yoav Rinon

Room 7724. Reception time: Mon. 14:15-15:15

Research Interests: Homer; Epic poetry; The concept of tragic; Aristotle's Poetics; Tragedy and Comedy in a comparative perspective

Prof. Hannah Rosén

Prof. Hannah Rosen is an authority on Latin Linguistics, whose innovative and integrative publications have shaped the course of contemporary philological and linguistic Latinist research.