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Dr Ruth Westgate 

Dr Ruth Westgate
Position:Senior Lecturer in Ancient History and Archaeology

Telephone:+44 (0)29 208 76105
Location:John Percival Building, Room 4.10

Research Interests

  • Greek archaeology and social history
  • Greek and Roman art and architecture
  • Domestic space in classical antiquity
  • Ancient mosaics and painting, especially in the Classical and Hellenistic periods




Research supervision

I have supervised PhDs on domestic cult in Classical Greece, the status of Greek traders, and military imagery in Roman interior decoration. I would be happy to supervise topics on Greek archaeology, Greek and Roman art and architecture, or Greek social history.