Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Michael E. Brumbaugh

Assistant Professor - Classical Studies

Contact Info


  • A.B., Colgate University, Classics, 2004
  • M.A., University of California, Los Angeles, Classics, 2007
  • Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, Classics, 2011

Academic Experience

  • Assistant Professor of Classical Studies, Tulane University, 2013-
  • Lecturer in Classics, Princeton University, 2012-2013
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics and Humanities, Reed College, 2011-2012
  • Teaching Fellow, University of California, Los Angeles, 2007-2010

Research & Teaching Specializations: Athenian Literature; Roman Prose Fiction; Classical Mythology; Classical Traditions in Colonial Spanish America

Related Experience

  • Waterloo Institute for Hellenistic Studies, External Research Associate, 2010-present
  • Faculty Fellow, Mathey College, Princeton University, 2012-2013


  • Stillman Drake Research Grant, Reed College, 2011
  • Dissertation Fellowship, UCLAS, 2010-2011
  • Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship in Humanistic Studies, 2005-2006

Selected Publications

  • Forthcoming 2014. “Making the Hymn: Mesomedean Narrative and the Interpretation of a Genre.” In Narrative and Narratology in Greek Hymns. O. Hodkinson and A. Faulkner, eds. Leiden: Brill.