Sarah Rous, Ph.D.

Nancy and Robert J. Carney Postdoctoral Fellow in Classical Art and Archaeology
Ph.D., Classical Archaeology, Harvard University, 2016
M.A. in Classical Archaeology, Harvard University, 2010
B.S. in Classics and History, University of Wisconsin, 2007

Research Areas

Ancient geography and cartography; memory studies; spolia studies; Roman pottery; the history of archaeological scholarship; Greek and Latin pedagogy; reception, especially in Revolutionary-era America

B.S. in Classics and History, University of Wisconsin, 2007
Honors thesis: "Homo Sum: The Classical Character of John Adams"

M.A. in Classical Archaeology, Harvard University, 2010
Ph.D. in Classical Archaeology, Harvard University, 2016
Dissertation: “Ancient Upcycling: Social Memory and the Reuse of Marble in Athens”

Fieldwork experience: Gabii Project (Italy); Troia Project (Turkey); Corinth Excavations (Greece); Athenian Agora Excavations (Greece)

Member of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 2013–14 (Ostwald Fellow) and 2014–15 (Kress Fellow)