Ph.D., history, University of Illinois-Champaign, 1997
B.A., history, University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth, 1990
Greek, Roman, and Medieval European history.
Rome and Sicily from 500 to 200 BCE
Crime and punishment in the Roman Empire
European History to the Renaissance
World History I
* Ancient Rome
* Medieval History
* Women in the Ancient World
* The Ancient Historians
* Famous Greeks and Romans
* Greece and Rome in America
“War and Warfare in Ancient Rome,” in B. Campbell and L. Tritle eds., The Oxford Handbook of Warfare in the Classical World c. 700 B.C. – A.D. 602 (Oxford, 2012): 29-45.
"The Assumption is…” in Howarth, ed., History, Hearsay, and Heresy: Essays on the Roman Republic by Richard E. Mitchell (Gorgias Press: 2010):1-12.
Editor, History, Hearsay, and Heresy: Essays on the Roman Republic by Richard E. Mitchell (Gorgias Press: 2010).
Executive Producer (film), Pompeii: a City Uncovered (Mercyhurst Film Institute: 2010).
Editor, The Association of Ancient Historians Newsletter (September 2003-April 2009).
The Origins of Roman Citizenship (Mellen Press: Lewiston, 2006).
"Rome, the Italians, and the Land," Historia 48.3 (1999): 282-300.