Associate Professor of Classical Studies


Ph.D., University of North Carolina

Field of Specialty

Greek and Latin literature; Roman and Greek history.

Contact Information

Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for the Humanities 215

Cheryl L Walker

University of Chicago, AB'73; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, MA'76 and Ph.D.'80


Walker, Cheryl L. "Hostages." Encyclopedia of Ancient History. 2012. (forthcoming)

Courses Taught

CLAS 100a Survey of Greek History: Bronze Age to 323 BCE
CLAS 115b Topics in Greek and Roman History
CLAS 120a Age of Caesar
CLAS 121b Money, Markets and Society in the Ancient Mediterranean
CLAS 166a Medieval Literature: A Millennium of God, Sex, and Death
CLAS 250b Capstone Course
GRK 30a Intermediate Ancient Greek: Literature
LAT 10a Beginning Latin
LAT 20b Continuing Latin
LAT 30a Intermediate Latin: Literature
LAT 118b Roman Historians