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Lisa Micheelsen

Lisa Micheelsen
Sessional Instructor, Classics
Office: HA 325

Education
Ph.D., Classics, University of Alberta
MA, Classics, University of Western Ontario
Hon. BA, Classical Studies, University of Western Ontario

Memberships
Member of the Classical Association of Canada.
General Faculties Council, Concordia University of Edmonton
Cultural Studies Advisory Committee, Athabasca University
Masters of Integrated Studies History and Heritage Management Stream planning Committee, Athabasca University
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Steering Committee, Athabasca University
Masters of Integrated Studies (MAIS Program) Advisory Council, Athabasca University

Academic Interests and Specializations
In addition to her work teaching and conducting research, Lisa has been fortunate enough to have had various opportunities to apply her training in other contexts. For example, she has worked on the archaeological excavation of a Mycenaean (Greek Bronze Age) citadel on the Greek island Paros, and acted as the Greek textual consultant to director Marti Maraden on her production of Euripides’ Trojan Women, which opened in the Spring 2008 at the Stratford Festival, Stratford, Ontario. She has been an invited judge at the University of Alberta Undergraduate Research Symposium, and has supervised undergraduate research initiatives funded by the University of Alberta. She has also written and taught various courses for different institutions at both the undergraduate and graduate level, and has supervised numerous graduate students on their final projects.

Courses Regularly Taught
CLAS 102 Greek and Roman Mythology
CLAS 201 Greek and Roman Literature in Translation
CLAS 203 Ancient Greek Civilization