The American School of Classical Studies at Athens
  • Welcome Jenifer Neils
  • From the Field Jenifer Neils, the Elsie B. Smith Professor in the Liberal Arts in the Department of Classics at Case Western Reserve University, is the new Director of the American School, beginning July 2017. An internationally renowned scholar in classics and art history, her work on the Parthenon has earned her the reputation as one of the world’s most established authorities on the monument. Prof. Neils shares here her perspectives on the School, Hellenic studies, and Greece as she prepares for the post.
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Students at the Agora Excavations

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Athenian Agora Excavations Summer Volunteer Program

The excavations for 2018 are planned for eight weeks beginning early June and continuing until early August.  Fieldwork is in progress five days a week, Monday through Friday, from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. with a 30-minute break at midmorning.  Volunteers are expected to be on the site during these hours and to work at the excavations for a minimum of six weeks. As noted above, preference is given to those applicants who can work the full eight weeks. Postmark deadline: December 15, 2016.

Additional information about the Athenian Agora Excavations.

Do not use the application “Gateway” to apply for the ASCSA volunteer program at the Athenian Agora Excavations. Link to the application form at Summer Volunteer Program, download the bulletin and application, complete the application form, and mail to Professor John McK. Camp, II, Director of the ASCSA Athenian Agora Excavations. Applications open later this year. 

Link to bulletin. 
Link to application.