His research interests are in the areas of Greek and Roman history and historiography and he has published a number of articles and co-edited two books on topics in those fields. He has recently completed a text with commentary on the Life of Augustus by Nicolaus of Damascus. He has been a Junior Fellow at the Center for Hellenic Studies, a Visiting Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford and the recipient of a Research Fellowship from National Endowment for the Humanities.
He has taught a wide range of courses in Greek and Roman literature and in Greek and Roman history. He has frequently been Faculty Director of Union’s Term Abroad program in Athens, Greece.