Jeffrey Banks

Jeffrey Ryan Banks

Professional Summary

Jeff Banks is a PhD Candidate in Aegean Bronze Age archaeology, focusing on ceramics on the Greek Mainland. His dissertation is on the Early Helladic period at Corinth. Jeff has recently worked on Cincinnati projects at the Palce of Nestor and at Knossos and supervised excavations for the Mazi Archaeological Project.  In the past he has worked at the Athenian Agora Excavation, at Mytilene, and on underwater archaeological suvey and excavation projects. In 2016–2017, Jeff was the Emily Townsend Vermeule Fellow at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens; in 2018–2019, with the Henry S. Robinson Corinth Research Fellowship, and  in 2020-2021, with a Fulbright grant, Jeff has has been based out of Athens and Corinth conducting his doctoral research.

Education

Master of Arts: Classics: The University of Cincinnati 2019 (Art and Archaeology)

Post-Baccalaureate Graduate Certificate: Geography Information Sciences: The University of Cincinnati 2020

Bachelor of Arts: Classics: The University of Windsor 2010

PhD Candidate: Classics: The University of Cincinnati 2022 (Art and Archaeology: Aegean Bronze Age)

Positions and Work Experience

08-2012 -05-2013 Adjunct Professor/Part-time Faculty, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

10-2010 -To Present Treasurer, The Canadian Institute in Greece, Canada

Research Support

2020 -2021 Fulbright U.S. Student Program, Fulbright Foundation in Greece: U.S. Graduate Student Research Fellowship

2018 -2019 The American School of Classical Studies at Athens: The Henry S. Robinson Corinth Research Fellowship

2016 -2017 The American School of Classical Studies at Athens: The Emily Townsend Vermeule Fellowship

2019 The University of Cincinnati Department of Classics: The Cedric Boulter Memorial Fellowship

2018 The University of Cincinnati Department of Classics: The Marion and Dorothy Rawson Fellowship in Archaeology

2019 The University of Cincinnati Department of Classics: The Marion and Dorothy Rawson Fellowship in Archaeology

2015 The University of Cincinnati: Graduate Student Government Health Insurance Award

2017 The University of Cincinnati: Graduate Student Government Health Insurance Award

Presentations

Invited Presentations

(04-07-2015. ) Cincinnati Archaeology in Greece and the Aegean Prehistoric Artifacts .Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, University of Cincinnati. UC. . Level:University

Event Organized

Reproduction and Repurposing in Antiquity: The Canadian Institute in Greece's 2015 Biennial Graduate Student Conference

Reproduction and Repurposing in Antiquity: The Canadian Institute in Greece's 2015 Biennial Graduate Student Conference Conference 02-06-2015 02-07-2015 University of Windsor Level:International

Professional Affiliation

2009 -To Present: Archaeological Institute of America,

2010 -To Present: American Philological Association,

2012: Summer Session II Member, American School of Classical Studies at Athens,

2011 -To Present: Association of Ancient Historians,