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Thomas Cirillo


Contact Information
E-mail: cirillo@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-3676
Office: THH 224

Curriculum Vitae

Biographical Sketch

Thomas Cirillo is a lecturer in the Classics Department. He received his PhD in Classics from the University of Southern California in 2012, with a dissertation titled "Categorizing Difference: Classification, Biology, and Politics in Aristotelian Philosophy." His research interests include ancient science, Hellenistic history, and Athenian literature and culture. Thomas is teaching introductory Greek and an advanced Latin course on Suetonius during the Spring 2014 semester.  Outside of the classroom, Thomas serves an advisor to USC's club sports marathon team.



Ph.D. Classics, University of Southern California, 5/2012
M.A. Classics, University of Southern California, 5/2009
B.A. Classics, Kenyon College, 5/2006

Academic Appointment, Affiliation, and Employment History

Lecturer, University of Southern California, 2012-2013   


Journal Article

Cirillo, T. (2009). Transferable Disgust in Demosthenes 54: Against Conon. Syllecta Classica. Vol. 20, pp. 1-30.

Honors and Awards

American Council of Learned Societies Fellowship Recipient, Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship, 2011-2012   
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