Faculty by Research Specialization

The Department of History at UC Santa Cruz is known for its innovative research and exemplary scholarship. Our faculty work at the cutting edge of their respective fields, covering a wide variety of geographic, temporal, and thematic fields of study. The areas of specialization listed here are by no means an exhaustive list of our scholastic interests. Rather, they highlight the diverse and often overlapping ideas and approaches we explore within our teaching and research.

Jennifer K Lynn
  • Title
    • Lecturer
    • Academic Advising Program Coordinator, Classical Studies
  • Division Humanities Division
  • Department
    • Classical Studies
    • History Department
    • Literature Department
  • Affiliations Classical Studies
  • Phone
    831-459-1941 (office)
  • Email
  • Website
  • Office Location 240 Cowell College
  • Office Hours Fall 2017: Noon - 2 p.m. on Mondays
  • Mail Stop Cowell Academic Services
  • Mailing Address
    • 1156 High Street
    • Santa Cruz CA 95064
  • Courses Taught HIS 61 Classical Myth; HIS 63 Women in the Ancient World; HIS 161C The Age of Augustus; LTPR 111 Monsters, Barbarians, and Women; LTPR 113 Literature of Classical Athens; Latin 1 and 2; Greek 1 and 2; Latin 100: Introduction to Latin Literature; Upper-Division Literature courses in Greek and Latin (recent offerings include Herodotus, Homer, Cicero and Catullus, Medieval Latin, Petronius' Satyricon, Plato's Symposium)

Summary of Expertise

Homer, Greek drama, Hellenistic and Augustan poetry; Wormen in the ancient world