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Jeffery Martinez

Contact Information

4050 Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics Building
707 S Mathews Ave
M/C 174
Urbana, IL 61801

Office Hours

Every Friday 3P.M. or by appointment.
Graduate Teaching Assistant


Jeffery is a 3rd year Graduate student at the University of Illinois. Originally from Southern Utah, Jeff has complete his B.A. in Upstate New York.

Research Interests

  • Race and Ethnicities in Classics
  • Religion
  • Teaching and Education


B.A. in Classical Languages Hamilton College (2021)

M.A.T. (Teaching of Latin) student in Classics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (in progress)

Awards and Honors

The Winchell Prize in Greek recipient (2021 Hamilton College)

The Hawley Prizes in Greek recipient (2020 Hamilton College)

Teacher Ranked as Excellent U of I (F21', SP22', F22', SP23')

Courses Taught

  • CLCV115, Mythology of Greece and Rome (discussion section TA)
  • CLCV224, Race and Ethnicities in the Classical Tradition (Discussion Section Head TA)