Professor of Classics in the Department of Classical and Ancient Near Eastern Studies and faculty director of Chadbourne Residential College at the University of Wisconsin in Madison.


PhD (2002) & MA (1999) Classics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
MS (1989) Industrial Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison
BS (1987) Industrial Engineering and Computer Science, University of Wisconsin, Madison

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How to Be a Leader: An Ancient Guide to Wise Leadership, by Plutarch. Edited, translated, and introduced by Jeffrey Beneker. Princeton University Press (2019). Audiobook narrated by Matthew Waterson. Highbridge (2019).

The Rhetorical Exercises of Nikephoros Basilakes: Progymnasmata from Twelfth-Century Byzantium. Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Library, Vol. 43. Edited and translated by Jeffrey Beneker and Craig A. Gibson. Harvard University Press (2016).

The Passionate Statesman: Eros and Politics in Plutarch’s Lives. Oxford University Press (2012).

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