Staff Profile:Professor Tessa Rajak
Professor Rajak retired from the University of Reading, in December 2008, after many years of teaching and service. For the conference in her honour, please click here.
- Areas of Interest:
- Special interests include social and cultural history of the Jews in Hellenistic and Roman periods; early Christianity.
- Research groups / Centres:
- The Jewish Dialogue with Greece and Rome. Studies in Cultural and social Interaction
- Josephus: the historian and his society
- The Jews among Pagans and Christians in the Roman Empire (with John North and Judith Lieu)
- Philosophy and Power in the Graeco-Roman World: Essays in Honour of Miriam Griffin (2002), co-ed with Gillian Clark
- Translation and Survival: The Greek Bible and the Ancient Jewish Diaspora (2009)