Short CV/Education and training

  • Since 2003
    The Griffith Fund, Jesus College, University of Oxford

  • Since 2001
    The title of professor

  • Since 1993
    Scholarship awarded by the Mainzer Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur (Freie Universität Berlin)

  • 1988 – 1989
    Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford (visiting student)

  • 1985
    M.A. (Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan)

Selected publications

  • Greek Elegy and Iambus. Studies in Ancient Literary Sources, Poznań 1993;

  • Where Was Iambic Poetry Performed? Some Evidence from the Fourth Century BC, The Classical Quarterly 42, 1992, pp. 65-71;

  • The Importance of Appropriateness. Rethinking the Definition of Nomos, Philologus 142, 1998, pp. 300-307;

  • Between Loyalty and Treachery. P.Oxy. 2327 fr. 1 + 2(a) col I: Simonides 21 West2 – Some Reconsiderations, Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik 126, 1999, pp. 26-28;

  • Ion of Chios and the King (Ion, 27, 1-3 W. = 2, 1-3 G.-P.), Mnemosyne 53, 2000, pp. 185-192;

  • What Did He Do? Clearchus on Philoxenus (ap. Ath. I 5f-6a = Clearch. Fr. 57 Wehrli), The Classical Quarterly 54 (2004), pp. 292-296;

  • The Voice of Tradition. Representations of Homeric Singers in Athenaeus I 14a-d, The Classical Quarterly 57 (2007), pp. 231-243;

  • The Structure of Lysias' Speech in Pseudo-Plutarch, On music, Hermes 141 (2013), pp. 401-416;

  • Pindar ISHNOPHONOS (Schol. in Pi. O. 8.66), Cambridge Classical Journal 63 (2017), pp. 1-10;

  • Structuring the Genre: the Fifth- and Fourth-Century Authors on Elegy and Elegiac Poets, in: The Reception of Greek Lyric Poetry in the Ancient World: Transmission, Canoznization and Paratext, eds. B. Currie, I. Rutherford, Leiden 2020, pp. 129-147.

Complete list of publications

Selected projects

  • Greek Lyric Poetry: Elegy and Iambus – commented edition of the texts

  • The first ever Polish translation of Athenaeus’ monumental work The Learned Banqueteers (co-authored)

  • The Fragments of Greek Comedy ( supported by the Loeb Classical Library Foundation, Harvard University

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Member of the Academic Board of the Polish Archaeological Institute at Athens (PAIA), since 2020

  • Member of the Council of the National Science Centre, since 2016

  • Member the Scientific Committee on Ancient Culture of the Polish Academy of Sciences (2012 – 2020 the President of the Committee)

  • Polish Philological Society (1998 – 2013 Vice-President and member of the Main Board of the Society)

  • Member of the Polish Academy of Arts and Sciences (2012 – 2016: corresponding member, since 2016: active member)

  • Member of the editorial board of the periodical Symbolae Philologorum Posnaniensium

  • Member of the Wissenschaftlicher Beirat of the German classical journal Philologus

  • Member of the Network for the Studies of Archaic and Classical Greek Song at Radbout University Nijmegen


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