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Olson Stuart Douglas

Laboratory for Ancient Text Commentary
Year of birth
Academic degree

Distinguished McKnight University Professor of Classical and Near Eastern Studies

University of Minnesota (USA)

General information
Areas of scientific interest: Classical Studies, especially classical Greek.

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Editor and commentator on ancient Greek poetic texts, primarily from the 5th and 4th centuries BCE, but with interests reaching back into the Homeric period, on the one hand, and the Roman and Byzantine worlds, on the other. Most significant achievements include full-scale modern texts and commentaries on four Aristophanic comedies.
Scientific recognition
Number of publications in the scientific journals indexed by the Web of Science Core Collection database: 80
Number of the citations of the articles indexed by the Web of Science Core Collection database: 143

Scholar of the College (College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, University of Minnesota) - 2017
Core Fellow (Helsinki Collegium) - 2016
Senior Fellow (Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies) - 2015
Ovatio (Classical Association of the Middle West and South) - 2013
Humboldt Research Award, University of Freiburg (Humboldt Foundation) - 2011
Carl and Lily Pforzheimer Foundation Fellowship (National Humanities Center) - 2008
Research Fellowship (National Endowment for the Humanities) - 2003
Distinguished McKnight University Professorship (University of Minnesota) - 2004
Forschungspreis (Heidelberg Academy) - 2013
Marie Curie Fellow (European Union) - 2015
Distinguished Visiting Professor (University of Bari) - 2019
Distinguished Visiting Professor (University of Bari) - 2018
Distinguished Visiting Professor (University of Bari) - 2020
Distinguished Visiting Professor (University of Urbino) - 2019
Humboldt Research Grant, University of Freiburg (Humboldt Foundation) - 2015
Loeb Classical Library Foundation Grant (Loeb Classical Library Foundation) - 2003
Research Fellowship (National Endowment for the Humanities) - 2003
Arnold O. Beckman Research Award (University of Illinois) - 1997
University Scholar (University of Illinois) - 1996
Helen Corley Petit Professorship (University of Illinois) - 1996
Fellow of the Center for Advanced Study (University of Illinois) - 1995
Junior Fellow (Center for Hellenic Studies) - 1994
Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising (College of Liberal Arts, University of Illinois) - 1993
Fellowship in the Humanities (Whiting Foundation) - 1986
James Rignall Wheeler Fellow (American School of Classical Studies in Athens) - 1985

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