Mantha Zarmakoupi headshot
Current Member

Mantha Zarmakoupi

Edwin C. and Elizabeth A. Whitehead Fellow

Affiliation

Historical Studies

Field of Study

Classical Archaeology, History of Architecture

Home Institution

University of Pennsylvania

Mantha Zarmakoupi's research addresses the social, economic, and cultural conditions underpinning the production of ancient Mediterranean art, architecture, and urbanism. She is currently writing a monograph on the relationship between economic and social change, urban growth, and physical infrastructure in late Hellenistic and Roman Delos.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Historical Studies
current
Spring

Degrees

University of Oxford
Ph.D.
2007
University of Oxford
M.A.
2003
Harvard University
M.A.
2002
National Technical University of Athens
Diploma
2000

Honors

2013-2015
National Hellenic Research Foundation, Institute of Historical Research, Department of Greek and Roman Antiquity, Marie Curie Intra-European Fellow (FP7-PEOPLE-2012-IEF)
2010-2012
Universität zu Köln, Archäologisches Institut, Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow
2009-2010
NYU Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, Visiting Research Scholar
2008-2009
Freie Universität Berlin, TOPOI Excellence Cluster, TOPOI Junior Research Fellow
2006-2007
Herculaneum Society, Research Fellow
2022
Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Wissenschaftliche Abteilung der Zentrale, Invited Research Scholar
2021
David R. Coffin Publication Grant of the Foundation for Landscape Studies
2013
Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University, CHS Fellow in Hellenic Studies
2012
Getty Research Institute, Getty Scholar
2005
UCLA, Experiential Technologies Centre, Research Fellow

Appointments

University of Pennsylvania
2018
Morris Russell and Josephine Chidsey Williams Assistant Professor in Roman Architecture