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Gregory Crane

Adjunct Professor
Computer Science
Professor, Department of Classics
Winnick Family Chair of Technology and Entrepreneurship

Gregory Crane

Adjunct Professor
Computer Science
Professor, Department of Classics
Winnick Family Chair of Technology and Entrepreneurship

Phone 617-627-2435
Eaton Hall, Room 322
5 The Green, Medford, MA
Research: 
ancient Greek literature, computing and its impact on learning
Biography: 

Gregory Crane is a professor in the Classics Department at Tufts University, and an adjunct professor in the Department of Computer Science. He has a long-standing interest in the relationship between the humanities and rapidly developing digital technology.

Education: 
Ph.D., Classical Philology, Harvard University, 1985
B.A., Classics, Harvard University, 1979
Professional Experience: 
2013-present:

Alexander von Humboldt Professor of Digital Humanities, Department of Computer Science, University of Leipzig

2010-present:

Adjunct Professor, Department of Computer Science, Tufts School of Engineering

1992-present:

Department of Classics, Tufts University

  • 1998-present: Professor
  • 1995-1998: Associate Professor
  • 1992-1995: Assistant Professor
1986-present:

Perseus Project

  • 1988-present: Editor-in-Chief
  • 1986-1988: Co-Director
1985-1993:

Department of the Classics, Harvard University

  • 1985-1989: Assistant Professor
  • 1989-1993: Associate Professor
Research Interests: 

Gregory Crane works in Greek and Latin literature and civilization, and computer applications in research and education.