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Andrew Dennison Barker

Andrew Dennison Barker, British ancient philosophy educator, researcher. Fellow Institute for Research in Classical Philosophy and Science; member Royal Museum Association.


  • Barker, Andrew Dennison was born on April 24, 1943 in Derby, Derbyshire, England. Son of Edwin and Nancy Ethel (Daldy) Barker.

  • Education

    • Children– Michael, Katharine. Bachelor of Arts, Oxford University, England, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy., Australian National University, 1970.

      Master of Arts in Classics, Cambridge University, England, 1976.


    • Lecturer ancient philosophy University Warwick, Coventry, England, 1970-1976, 78–. Assistant lecturer University Cambridge, 1976-1978. Fellow, director studies Selwyn College, Cambridge, 1977-1978.

      Consultant Project Theophrastus, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, since 1982.


    • Author: Greek Musical Writings, 1984. Contributor articles on ancient philosophy and music theory to professional journals.


    Fellow Institute for Research in Classical Philosophy and Science. Member Royal Museum Association.



    Singer; conductor; naturalist.


    • Married Susan Margaret Hough, June 28, 1969 (divorced 1976). Children– Jonathan, Nicolas.
    • father: Edwin Barker
    • mother: Nancy Ethel (Daldy) Barker
    • spouse: Susan Margaret Hough
    • children: Jonathan Barker
    • Nicolas Barker
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    Born April 24, 1943
    (age 74)