BiographyDr Pertsinidis holds a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws (with Honours) from the Australian National University (ANU) and she is registered as a Solicitor in Canberra. She completed a PhD at the ANU under the supervision of Professor Emerita Elizabeth Minchin, on the subject of ancient fable collections. Dr Pertsinidis has been teaching as a sessional tutor and lecturer at the ANU since 2002, and now holds a position as a full-time lecturer and convenor of the ancient Greek language program.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Dr Pertsinidis is interested in many aspects of ancient Greek literature, philosophy, drama, rhetoric and mythology. She has published on the subject of Theophrastus, Aristophanes and Aesop.
Dr Pertsinidis loves drinking coffee and eating pastries, playing the guitar, travelling, and spending time with her family.