Project group and affiliations

Cooperation with the Soprintendenza Speciale per il Colosseo, il Museo Nazionale Romano e l’Area Archeologica di Roma

Project group:

Prof. Arja Karivieri, University of Stockholm, e-mail: (classical archaeology and ancient history)

Assoc. prof. Katariina Mustakallio, University of Tampere: (ancient history, gender studies)

Assoc. prof. Ria Berg, Institutum Romanum Finlandiae, e-mail: (classical archaeology)

Assoc. prof. Marja-Leena Hänninen, University of Tampere, e-mail: (history of religions)

Assoc. prof. Anna Kjellström, University of Stockholm, e-mail: (osteoarchaeology)

PhD Ghislaine Van Der Ploeg, University of Cologne, e-mail (epigraphy)

Affiliated to the project:

Prof. Ray Laurence, University of Kent, e-mail:

Prof. Marxiano Melotti, Niccolò Cusano University, Rome and SUM Foundation – Fondazione per l’Istituto Italiano di Scienze Umane – SUM, Florence and Milan, e-mail:

Prof. Olli Salomies, University of Helsinki, e-mail:

Prof. Christer Bruun, University of Toronto, e-mail:

Assoc. prof. Birte Poulsen, Aarhus university, email:

Assoc. prof. Lena Larsson Lovén, University of Gothenburg, e-mail:

Prof. Simon Malmberg, University of Bergen, e-mail:

Dr Jane Hjarl Petersen, University of Southern Denmark, email:

Dott.ssa Paola Germoni, Soprintendenza Speciale per i Beni Archeologici di Roma, email:

Prof. Dr Véronique Dasen, Université de Fribourg, email: veronique.dasen(at)

Museums (cooperation):

Vapriikki, Tampere, Finland (director: Marjo-Riitta Saloniemi, e-mail:

Museum of Cultural history, University of Oslo (contact: Assoc. prof. Martina Prusac Lindhagen, e-mail: