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Brian P. Sowers

Associate Professor

Location: 2404 Boylan Hall
Phone: 718.951.5000 x6696
Fax: 718.951.4765

Brian P. Sowers received his MA (2006) and PhD (2008) in Classics at the University of Cincinnati. Before joining the Classics Department at Brooklyn College in 2010, he taught ancient and European history at Northern Kentucky University and ancient religions at Washington and Lee University.

Here at Brooklyn College, he teaches Greek and Latin at all undergraduate levels and on various topics, including Magic in the Ancient World (CLAS 3241); Gender and the Body in Ancient Religions (CLAS 3238); and Ancient Mediterranean Religions (CLAS 3237).

Among his many recognitions as a teacher-scholar, he received Brooklyn College's Excellence in Teaching Award in 2012 and the Feliks Gross Award from the CUNY Academy for the Humanities and Sciences in 2017.

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