David L. Berkey, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Office: Social Sciences 102C

Email: dberkey@csufresno.edu

Office phone: 278-2348

PhD Yale University (2001)

Research/Teaching Interests:
Classical & Hellenistic Greek History, Greek Epigraphy and Archeology, Greek Historiography
Select Publications:

Why Fortifications Endure: A Case Study of the Walls of Athens during the Classical Period, in Makers of Ancient Strategy: From the Persian Wars to the Fall of Rome, Victor Davis Hanson, ed., (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2010), 58-92.

The Failure of Sparta, 386-378 B.C. (in progress).

Courses Offered:

Western Civilization I
World History I
Ancient Greece
Ancient Rome
Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic World
Augustus and Rome

Archaic and Classical Sparta
Greece in the Fourth Century BC
Imperialism in Classical Antiquity