Dr. Sabrina Higgins Appointment

November 28, 2016

The Department of Archaeology is pleased to announce the cross appointment with Hellenic Studies of Assistant Professor Sabrina Higgins.  Dr. Higgins holds a BA and PhD from the University of Ottawa and a MA from the University of British Columbia.  Her doctoral research examined the material manifestations of the Cult of Mary in Late Antique Egypt through analysis of epigraphical, archaeological and visual materials. She also has been an active field archaeologist, who has excavated in Greece, Egypt, Bulgaria, and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia.  Sabrina will be teaching courses in the Art and Archaeology of Ancient Rome and Ancient Greece.  Her position in Hellenic Studies and in Archaeology is supported with funding from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation granted to Hellenic Studies.