Orestis Karatzoglou

 Orestis Karatzoglou

Contact Information

4080 FLB
M/C 174
Urbana, IL 61801
GRAD TEACHING ASST
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Biography

I have been a student in the  Department of the Classics at UIUC since 2011. In spring 2013 I earned a  Master's degree under the supervision of Professor Traill (thesis title:  "Aristophanic Oracles"). My main interests include Old Comedy and  Ancient Philosophy. I have taught Greek, Latin, Myth, Modern Greek, and have served as the editorial assistant for the Classical Journal. I am currently working on my dissertation, Explorations in Platonic Psychology: Phaedo, Republic, Timaeus, under the direction of Prof. Kirk Sanders.

Research Interests

  • Ancient Philosophy
  • Old Comedy

Distinctions / Awards

  • SLCL Dissertation Completion Fellowship, 2017-2018
  • Richard T. Scanlan Teaching Fellowship, 2016
  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by their Students, 2012-2016