Gretchen Reydams-Schils

Professor
Program of Liberal Studies

Concurrent Professor
Department of Classics
Department of Philosophy
Department of Theology

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B.A. ("licentiaat"), Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium; M.A., University of Cincinnati; Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley

Research Profile

Reydams-Schils specializes in the traditions of Platonism and Stoicism. Her publications include Demiurge and Providence, Stoic and Platonist Readings of Plato's Timaeus (Brepols, 1999); The Roman Stoics: Self, Responsibility, and Affection (University of Chicago Press, 2005); and Calcidius on Plato's Timaeus: Greek Philosophy, Latin Reception, and Christian Contexts (Cambridge University Press, 2020).  She is the editor of Plato's Timaeus as Cultural Icon (Notre Dame 2003); Thinking Through Excerpts: Studies on Stobaeus (Brepols, 2011); and Pouvoir et puissances chez Philon d'Alexandrie (Brepols 2016). She directs the Notre Dame Workshop on Ancient Philosophy, and is currently in the process of co-editing The Oxford Handbook of Roman Philosophy, together with Myrto Garani and David Konstan.

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Contact Information

219 O'Shaughnessy Hall
University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN 46556-5639
574-631-7535
reydams-schils.1@nd.edu