Professor Jeremy McInerney, Ph.D.

Professor Jeremy McInerney
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of California, Berkeley
All cultures are unique, I would argue. Japanese culture, Chinese culture, Indian culture—we even know now that cultures that were once dismissed as 'primitive' in fact have extremely rich cultural lives.

Dr. Jeremy McInerney is Davidson Kennedy Associate Professor of Classical Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. McInerney earned his Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley. He was the Wheeler Fellow at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens and 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. Professor McInerney's research interests include topography, epigraphy and historiography. He is the author of The Folds of Parnassos: Land and Ethnicity in Ancient Pholis, and 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 1997, he was an invited participant at a colloquium on ethnicity in the ancient world, hosted by the Center for Hellenic Studies in Washington.

Testimonials

"Professor McInerny is a superb lecturer: articulate, fully in command of his material, with his appraisals of events as well as facts - an enriching & unusual dimension often absent in texts."

 

"Professor McInciney was excellent.  I learned what I wanted to know, and in a way that will stay with me.  Dr. McInerney has a gift for presenting just the right amount of information."

 

"Professor McInerney brillantly discerns a general theme from all of the myriad information for each lecture and presents it in a fascinating way to the viewers."