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Professor Sir Fergus Millar

DLitt, DPhil, FBA, FSA
5 July 1935 - 15 July 2019
Professor Sir Fergus Millar
  • Background

    • Leverhulme Emeritus Fellow, Oriental Institute, University of Oxford (from 2002 to 2004)
    • Camden Professor of Ancient History, University of Oxford and Fellow, Brasenose College, Oxford (from 1984 to 2002)
    • Professor of Ancient History, University College London (from 1976 to 1984)
    • Fellow, The Queen’s College, Oxford (from 1964 to 1976)
    • Quondam Fellow, All Souls College (from 1964 to 2019)
    • Prize Fellow, All Souls College (from 1958 to 1964)
    • Undergraduate, Trinity College, Oxford (from 1955 to 1958)
  • Selected publications

    • A Greek Roman Empire: Power and Belief under Theodosius II (408–450) (Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2006)
    • Rome, the Greek World and the East, 3 vols (University of North Carolina Press, 2002, 2004, 2006)
    • The Roman Republic in Political Thought (Brandeis University Press, 2002)
    • The Crowd in Rome in the Late Republic (University of Michigan Press, 1998)
    • The Roman Near East (Harvard University Press, 1993)
    • (ed with E. Segal) Caesar Augustus: Seven Aspects (Clarendon Press, 1984)
  • Other professional memberships and roles

    • Member, Hebrew and Jewish Studies Unit, Oriental Institute;
      Sather Professor of Classical Literature, University of California at Berkeley (2003)
    • Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences (2003)
    • Corresponding Member, Russian Academy (1999)
    • Publication Secretary, British Academy (1997–2002)
    • Corresponding Member, Finnish Academy (Foreign Honorary, 1989)
    • Corresponding Member, Bavarian Academy (1987)
    • Corresponding Member, German Archaeological Institute (1978)
    • Vice-President (1977–89, 1992–2001), Hon. Vice President (2001) and President (1989–92) Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies