Department of History and Archaeology


Post-Doctoral Researcher

NICHOLAS A. HAROKOPOS studied History and Archaeology at the University of Athens, and holds a M.Phil. and a Ph.D. in Classical Archaeology from the same University. Currently he is post-doctoral research fellow at the Department of History and Archaeology of the University of Athens, adjunct faculty at the Athens School of Fine Arts, where he teaches Classical Art and its reception in western culture, and tutor of Classical Archaeology at the Athens Tourist Guide School of the Greek Ministry of Culture. He has also participated in excavations and surveys in Attica, the island of Andros and Northern Greece. His doctoral dissertation on the iconography of old men and women in Archaic and Classical Greek art has been selected for publication in the series of the Saripoleio Foundation.

Research interests

  • Ancient Greek pottery and iconography
  • Ancient Greek religion
  • Ancient Greek garments
  • Receptions of the classical world
  • Archaeology of Athens and Attika

His publications may be found on