BA Literae Humaniores (Oxon), MA (Oxon), D.Phil. Literae Humaniores (Ancient History) (Oxon).
Lecturer in Roman History
Trinity College Oxford; University of Birmingham (Lecturer in Ancient History, 1977-86); Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies (Fellow); Wolfson College Oxford (Professorial Fellow);
Professor of Jewish Studies.
Jewish History; Roman History; Religion in the Ancient World.
The Ruling Class of Judaea (1987), Mission and Conversion (1994), The Roman World, 44 BC-AD 180 (1997), (ed.) The Oxford Handbook of Jewish Studies (2002), Judaism in the Roman World (2007), Rome and Jerusalem (2007).
Website of the Faculty of Oriental Studies
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