Daniela Cammack

Date
Fri, Feb 28 2020, 1:15 - 3pm
Location
Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)
Speaker

Daniela Cammack, Assistant Professor of Political Science, UC Berkeley

 

 

Biography

Daniela Cammack works primarily on ancient Greek politics and philosophy, though she maintains research and teaching interests in Roman, medieval and modern political ideas and practices, the history of political economy (especially Marx) and the history and theory of democracy. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Political Theory, Polis, History of Political Thought, Classical Quarterly, Classical Philology, and the Journal of Political Philosophy. Her dissertation, Rethinking Athenian Democracy, won Harvard's Robert Noxon Toppan Prize for best dissertation on a subject of political science in 2013. Prior to joining UC Berkeley in July 2019, she was a Junior Fellow in the Harvard Society of Fellows and taught for three years at Yale. She is currently working on a monograph on ancient Greek democracy.

BA Modern History and English Literature (Oxford, 2002) MPhil Political Thought and Intellectual History (Cambridge, 2005) PhD Political Science (Political Theory) (Harvard, 2013).