Graduate Student, Ancient History
PPEH Fellow 2015-2016
2015 - 2016
Ruben Post is a Ancient History graduate student. He is interested in the connections between climate, ecology, economics, and society in the ancient Greek world. He has presented conference papers on the connection between ecology, agriculture, and food in ancient Greece as well as on integrating palaeoclimatological and archaeological evidence from the ancient Mediterranean world. In preparation for his dissertation he is currently working on a project addressing the role of environmental determinism and climate change in modern historiography on the ancient Greek world.