Personal profile


Edward is a PhD Candidate in the School of Classics at the University of St Andrews, researching characterisation and rhetoric in Thucydides' History.

Edward completed his BA(Hons.) and MPhil. at The University of Sydney in 2016 and 2019 respectively, with an MPhil. thesis titled, "Religion and Disaster in Thucydides' History".

Edward has a chapter in a forthcoming volume on ancient religious belief,  published by Eerdmanns Publishing Company.

Education/Academic qualification

Master of Philosophy, Religion and Disaster in Thucydides' History, University of Sydney

Award Date: 3 Jul 2019

Bachelor of Arts, Ancient History & Psychology, University of Sydney

Award Date: 23 Nov 2016


  • PA Classical philology
  • D051 Ancient History
  • Thucydides
  • Herodotus
  • Attic Tragedy
  • Rhetoric
  • Characterisation
  • Character