Job Title
Thomas B. Lamont Professor of Ancient & Modern Literature
Hans-Friedrich "Molinarius" Mueller
Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.A., 1989, University of Florida
B.A., 1985, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
B.A., 1983, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Research interests

He is the author of Roman Religion in Valerius Maximus (Routledge), has edited an abridgment of Edward Gibbon’s Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire for Random House,  translated Andreas Mehl’s Roman Historiography: An Introduction to its Basic Aspects and Development into English for Wiley-Blackwell, published two editions of Caesar for Bolchazy-Carducci: Julius Caesar: Selections from his Commentarii De Bello Gallico and (with R. Williams) Caesar: A LEGAMUS Transitional Reader, and produced an eighteen hour video course for The Great Courses (Teaching Company) Latin 101: Learning a Classical Language. He is presently working on night as a legal, religious, and social context in Roman culture.


His course offerings have included ancient history, Roman law, ancient religion, Greek, Latin, and comparative mythology.