Alberto De Simoni

  • About

    Alberto De Simoni was born in Milan, Italy. He attended the Università degli Studi di Milano from 2001 to 2006, where he earned a B.A. and an M.A. in Italian Literature and Philology, with a thesis on Dante’s Inferno. He taught Italian and Latin language and literature in High School, both in Italy and in Florida. In 2017, he earned his M.A. in Classics at the University of Florida. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. at the same institution. His research focuses on Libanius of Antioch and the problem of prison and incarceration in the Eastern provinces of the Late Roman Empire. Alberto De Simoni attended the Summer Session at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens (2017), and presented papers at various conferences in the US. He received the UF Graduate Student Teaching Award (2017) and the UF International Student Achievement Award (2019).

  • Personal website:
  • Current Courses Curriculum Vitae Department of Classics
  • Office Hours SPRING 2020: — or by appointment
  • Office: 125 Dauer Hall
    Phone:+1 352-392-2075
    Department of Classical Studies
    University of Florida, PO Box 117435
    Gainesville, FL 32611-7435