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classics educator

Richard Paul Saller, American classics educator. Research fellow Jesus College, University Cambridge, 1978-1979; Center for Advisory Study fellow, Stanford University, 1986-1987; Trinity College, University Cambridge fellow commoner, 1991. Member American Philological Association, American History Association, American Academy Arts and Sciences.

Background

Saller, Richard Paul was born on October 18, 1952 in Fort Bragg, North Carolina, United States. Son of George E. and Arthea E. (North) Saller.

Education

Bachelor in Greek and History, University Illinois, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Classics, University Cambridge, England, 1978.

Career

Assistant professor Swarthmore (Pennsylvania) College, 1979-1984. Associate professor University Chicago, 1984-1989, professor, since 1990, dean of social science, 1994—2001, provost, 2002—2006. Dean School Humanities and Science Stanford University, since 2007.

Works

Membership

Member American Philological Association, American History Association, American Academy Arts and Sciences.

Connections

Married Carol Joann Fisher, January 12, 1974 (divorced April 18, 2002. Children: John E., Benjamin T. Married Tanya M. Luhrmann, January 4, 2003.

father:
George E. Saller

mother:
Arthea E. (North) Saller

spouses:
Carol Joann Fisher

Tanya M. Luhrmann

children:
John E. Saller

Benjamin T. Saller