DBE, MA (Cantab), PhD (Cantab), HonDLitt (Bristol), FBA
Honorary Fellow, Fellow Emerita
- Honorary Fellow
- Fellow Emerita
- Professor of Classics
Mary Beard was a student of Classics at Newnham College and after completing her PhD, taught at King’s College, University of London before returning to Cambridge where she has taught Classics since 1984.
Roman History, especially social, cultural and religious history; Classics in Victorian and contemporary culture; Museology; reception and public engagement with Classics.