Gareth Sears

Colleges, School and Institutes

Willingness to take PhD students


PhD projects

Dr Sears offers PhD supervision on the following themes:

Urbanism in the Roman Empire and, in particular, North Africa
The evolution of the late Roman city
Christianity and Christians in North Africa (pre AD 450); in particular heresy and schism and their sociological background and the relationship between Christians and non-Christians in the African cities
Paganism and syncretism in the later Roman Empire
Aspects of the history of the later Roman Empire