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BA Program in the Archaeology, History, and Literature of Ancient Greece


Andreas Morakis holds a BA in History from the Department of History and Archaeology of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and an MA and a PhD in Ancient History (under scholarship) from the same University. He was a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Crete. He has taught Ancient History at the University of Crete, University of Patras, and the Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki. At present he is a post-doctoral fellow at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Research Interests

Greek History of the Archaic and Classical periods, Economy, Society, Politeia, History of Megale Hellas, Greek Numismatics

Select Publications

  • “The Introduction of coinage in Southern Italy: Sybaris and Metapontium”, JAH 10.1, 2022: 1-33
  • “Ducetius and the relations between Greeks and natives in fifth century BC Sicily”, MedAnt, 23, 2020: 371-424
  • The Greek colonies of Megale Hellas in the Archaic Age. Politeia, Society, Economy(Publ. Kardamitsa), 2019.  in Greek
  • “The Gamoroi and the History of Archaic Syracuse: A New Examination”, StAnt 13, 2015: 33-50
  • “Thucydides and the Character of Greek Colonization in Sicily”, CQ 61.2, 2011: 460-492