Dr. Dawn Gilley
History Graduate Program Coordinator
- Ph.D. History; University of Missouri-Columbia
- M.A. Classics (Greek); University of Nebraska-Lincoln
- B.A. History; Baylor University
- Western Civilization, I
- Comparative Religions
- The Historian’s Craft and Its Uses
- Greek Civilization
- Roman Civilization
- The Middle Ages
- The Renaissance and Reformation
- Senior Seminar
- Ethnicity and Identity in the Ancient World (Faculty-Led Study Tour to Italy, Greece, Turkey)
- Greek and Roman History
- Greek and Roman Rhetoric
- Ancient Ethnicity and Identity
- Ancient Gender and Sexuality
- Review: Ian Worthington, By the Spear. Philip II, Alexander the Great, and the Rise and Fall of the Macedonian Empire (New York: Oxford University Press, 2014) in The Classical Review (Forthcoming).
- “The Latin Alexander: Roman Power, Imperialism, and Alexander the Great.” Brill’s Companion to the Reception of Alexander the Great. Kenneth Moore (ed.). Leiden: Brill, 2016. (Forthcoming)
- “The Macedonian Empire.” The Encyclopedia of Empire. John M. MacKenzie and Nigel Dalziel (eds.). New York: Wiley-Blackwell, 2015. (Forthcoming)
- “The Kingdom of Epirus.” The Encyclopedia of Empire. John M. MacKenzie and Nigel Dalziel (eds.). New York: Wiley-Blackwell, 2015. (Forthcoming)
- Presented “The Ironic Alexander: Plutarch’s Alexander Declamations, ” European Studies Conference, Omaha, NE (2013).
- Presented “Andreia and Agôn and the Scars of War: Philip II and Alexander the Great,” European Studies Conference, Omaha, NE (2010).
- “Alexander the Great, Macedonia and Asia” co-authored with Ian Worthington, in J. Roisman and I. Worthington (eds.), A Companion to Ancient Macedonia (New York: Wiley-Blackwell, 2010), 186-207.
- Review: Waldemar Heckel and Lawrence A. Tritle, eds., Alexander the Great: A New History (Malden, MA, 2009) in Classical Bulletin 85.2 (2010), 127-129.
- Review: John Buckler and Hans Beck, Central Greece and the Politics of Power in the Fourth Century (Cambridge, UK, 2008) in Ancient History Bulletin 23 (2009), 154-157. (Published in 2011).
- “Strato (168)." Brill’s New Jacoby. Ian Worthington (ed.). Leiden: Brill, 2009.
- “Herakleitos of Lesbos (167)." Brill’s New Jacoby. Ian Worthington (ed.). Leiden: Brill, 2009.
- “Demodamas of Halikarnassos (428),” Brill’s New Jacoby. Ian Worthington (ed.). Leiden: Brill, 2009.
- Presented “The Rhetorical Image of Philip II and Alexander III,” Mid-America Conference on History, Springfield, MO (2008).
- Presented “Rhetorical Wounds: The War Wounds of Philip II and Alexander III,” Fourth International Symposium on Alexander the Great, Clemson University, SC (2008).
- Review: R. Stoneman, Alexander the Great: A Life in Legend (New Haven, 2008), Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2008.09.19.
- Review: W. Heckel, L. Tritle, P. Wheatley (eds.), Alexander’s Empire: From Formulation to Decay (Claremont, CA, 2007), Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2008.03.18.
- “Alexander and the Carmanian March of 324 BC,” Ancient History Bulletin (2006), 9-14.
- “Alexander, Deification, and the Carmanian March of 324 BC,” European Studies Conference, Omaha, NE (2005).
- Review: W. Heckel and L. Tritle (eds.), Crossroads of History: The Age of Alexander (Claremont, CA, 2003), Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2005.03.05.
Student Group Advisement
- History Club
- Phi Alpha Theta
Other Professional Experiences
- History Graduate Program Coordinator
- Lead for Study Tour to Italy & Greece; May 2012