January–April 2015: Research Associate on the ERC funded project “Arabic Commentaries on Hippocrates’ Aphorisms”, University of Manchester
2014-2015: BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grant (£4,030)
2014–2015: Frances A. Yates Short-term Fellowship, Warburg Institute (£4,800)
October 2013–July 2014: IAS Early Career Fellowship at the University of Warwick (£5,710)
Fall 2010–2013: Warwick Postgraduate Research Scholarship (£52k)
Fall 2012: Humanities Research Fund (£500)
Fall 2011: Humanities Research Fund (£400)
Galen and the Arabic Traditions of Plato’s Timaeus, Cambridge University Press (under consideration)
‘Reevaluating the Authenticity of the Fragments from Galen’s On the Medical Statements in Plato’s Timaeus (Scorialensis Graec. Φ-III-11, ff. 123r–126v), Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik (in press).
‘Ibn Riḍwān and the pseudo-Galenic commentary On Hippocrates’ ‘Sevens’’, Journal for the Intellectual History of the Islamicate World, special issue edited by L. Chipman, P. E. Pormann, M. Shefer-Mossensohn (forthcoming).
‘Maximianus Medicus: Greek Medical Theory and the Greek Girl’s “Gravior Morbus” (El. 5.108)’, with Dr Ian Fielding, Philologus (2015).
‘Beyond the Disciplines of Medicine and Philosophy: Greek and Arabic Thinkers on the Nature of Plant Life’, in P. Adamson and P. E. Pormann (eds.), Philosophy and Medicine in the Islamic World. (London: Warburg Institute Press) (forthcoming).
‘Works attributed to Plutarch in the medieval Arabic traditions’, with Dr Pauline Koetschet, in S. Xenophontos and K. Oikonomopoulou (eds.),TheBrill Companion to the Reception of Plutarch (contracted).
Dictionary and Encyclopaedia Entries
Entries on ‘Medicineʼ, ‘Surgeryʼ, ‘Cassius Felixʼ, and ‘Helvius Vindicianusʼ, in Oliver Nicholson and Mark Humphries (eds.), Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity (forthcoming).
Chapters on ‘Ophthalmology’ and ‘Gynaecology’, P. E. Pormann (ed.), 1001 Cures: Medicine in the pre-modern Middle East (forthcoming).
Hayes, Evan and Stephen Nimis, Galen Three treatises: On my own books, On the order of my own books, and That the best physician is also a philosopher. An intermediate Greek reader. Oxford, OH: Faenum Publishing, 2014. Bryn Mawr Classical Review (13 August 2014).
Stefano Valente, I Lessici a Platone di Timeo Sofista e Pseudo-Didimo: Introduzione ed Edizione Critica. Berlin and Boston: De Gruyter. The Classical Review63.2 (2013) 398–400.
Leigh Chipman, The World of Pharmacy and Pharmacists in Mamlūk Cairo. Leiden: Brill, 2010. Social History of Medicine25.1 (February 2012), 566–7.
PhD: Galen and the Arabic Traditions of Plato’s Timaeus.
This survey of the Arabic traditions of Plato’s Timaeus in the ninth to thirteenth centuries shows how Galen of Pergamum helped to broaden the dialogue’s application to fields of learning besides philosophy, such as medicine, poetics, and theology.
Supervisors:Prof. Peter E. Pormann (Manchester) and Dr. Maude Vanhaelen (Warwick).
Examiners:Prof. Peter Adamson (LMU München) and Prof. Mark Schiefsky (Harvard).
MA:Vision and Sexual Asymmetry in Klitophon and Leukippe and in the Aithiopika.
Supervisor: Prof. Silvia Montiglio (Johns Hopkins)
Examiners: Prof. Laura McClure (Wisconsin-Madison) and Dr. William Aylward (Wisconsin-Madison). INVITED LECTURES
May 2015: ‘A Prolegomenon to a study of On Hippocrates’ ‘Sevens’, conference on ‘Pseudo-Galenic Texts and the Formation of the Galenic Corpus’, at the Warburg Institute, London, UK.
March 2013: ‘The Timaeusin ar-Rāzī's Comprehensive Bookʼ, conference on ‘Philosophy and Medicine in the Islamic Worldʼat the Warburg Institute, London, UK.
November 2012: ‘Galen's Timaeusas Medical Text in ar-Rāzī's Comprehensive Bookʼ, conference on ‘Galen in the Arabic and Hebrew Traditionsʼ at Bar Ilan University, Ṣafad, Israel.
SELECT CONFERENCE PAPERS
January 2013: ‘Rewriting the Demiurge: Galen's Synopis of Timaeus and Ex Nihilo Creationʼ, 144th Meeting of the American Philological Association, Seattle, WA.
May 2012: ‘The Arabic Translation of Galen's Synopsis of Plato’s Timaeusʼ, conference on ‘Translations in Greek, Arabic and Latin: Medicine and Sciences, Philosophy and Literatureʼ, Cairo, Egypt.
January 2012: ‘The Understanding of Uterine Suffocation in Plato, Galen, and ar-Rāzīʼ, 143rd Meeting of the American Philological Association, Philadelphia, PA.
August 2011: ‘Plato and Galen on the Ensouled Plant: Plat.Tim. 3.2ʼ, Approaches to Ancient Medicine, Exeter, UK.
September 2010: ‘Adaptation and Transmission: the Success of the Medical Handbook,ʼ conference on the ‘Texts of the Medical Profession in Antiquity: Genres and Purposesʼ, Oslo, Norway.
University of Warwick
Fall 2013–Spring 2014: I was responsible for the Greek language section for the module Sexuality and Gender in Antiquity, which covered The Homeric Hymn to Aphrodite; Apollodorus, Against Neaira; Plato, Symposium; and Aeschines, Against Timarchus.
Spring 2013: I convened the Greek language section of the Classics taught-MA course. Texts covered include: Pausanias, Description of Greece; Anthologia Palatina; and Libanius, Orations.
Fall 2011–Spring 2013: Through the Centre for the Study of the Renaissance, I held the seminar Latin for Research in the Humanities, which reviews Classical Latin grammar and focusses on post-Classical Latin texts.
University of Wisconsin at Madison
Fall 2009: Classics 320: Civilization of Ancient Greece. Texts covered in translation include: Homer, the Odyssey; Hesiod, Theogony and Works and Days; Aeschylus, Oresteia; Eurpides, Medea; Aristophanes, Lysistrata and Clouds; and Plato, Symposium.
Fall 2008–Spring 2009: Latin 103 and Latin 104, elementary Latin language courses.