Professor of Classics and Ancient History
Office: CEN 4904
Ph: (715) 836-5163
Dr. Waters received his B.A. from the University of Notre Dame and his M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania. He joined the UWEC Faculty as Assistant Professor of Classics and Ancient History in 2001. Part of his appointment is in the History Department, wherein he teaches several ancient history courses. Dr. Waters' research interests include Assyrian-Elamite relations and the Achaemenid Persian Empire in the mid-first millennium BCE, along with cross-cultural connections between the ancient Near East and the Classical Greek world. He has published two books with a third under contract, has co-edited another, and has published several articles and book reviews on ancient Near Eastern and Greek history.
Link to Dr. Waters' CV (pdf)