School of Anthropology
Dept. of Classics
Dr. David Soren is Regents Professor of Classics with the University of Arizona and Director of the Orvieto Institute in Umbria. He holds a B.A. in Greek & Roman Studies from Dartmouth, and an M.A. in Fine Arts and Ph.D. in Classical Archaeology from Harvard University. His specialties include Roman Archaeology, and the making of documentaries. He has done extensive field work in Cyprus, Portugal, Tunisia and Italy, is widely published, and has received numerous honors and awards for his work (see his listing on Wikipedia).
Regents Professor Soren was honored with the 2005 Excellence in International Service Award.
Professor Soren founded and continues to direct the Orvieto International Institute for Classical Studies in Italy, now the University's largest study abroad program.
Visit Dr. Soren's Department of Classics department webpage.
Listen to Arizona PodCats (April 24, 2008): Interview with Dr. Soren on the UA's acquisition of the American Vaudeville Museum.