UCI Classics Alumnus Jesse Weiner appointed to tenure-track position at Hamilton College

Department: Classics

Post Date: February 28, 2018

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Jesse Weiner graduated from UCI with a Ph.D. in Classics in 2011.

Jesse's research and teaching interests encompass Greek and Latin epic poetry, drama and, especially, the many ways in which classical antiquity continues to inform modernity. Weiner has worked as a Latin consultant for Hollywood films and as a scholar with the Ancient Greeks/Modern Lives program. He previously taught classics at Illinois Wesleyan University, California State University Long Beach and the University of California, Irvine.

He joined the faculty at Hamilton College in 2014, where he has been teaching ever since. Now, after four years, Jesse has been appointed to a tenure-track position.