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Katie Cupello, Ph.D.

Grant Administrator
(403) 342-3474

As RDC's Grant Administrator, Katie's responsibilities include:

  • researching and communicating scholarly research grant opportunities
  • reviewing completed grant applications prior to submission to sponsors
  • informs, mentors and assists faculty and staff with identifying, understanding and applying for grants
  • assists in the management of grant reporting requirements

Ph.D., Art History (Roman), Emory University, 2018

M.A., Greek & Roman Studies, University of Calgary, 2009

B.A., Ancient & Medieval History, University of Calgary, 2005

Main Areas of Teaching

Classics, material culture of the ancient Mediterranean, numismatics (Hellenistic & Roman), Late Roman Republic, Hellenistic ruler cult

Scholarly Activity


Cupello, K. E., and L. Carbone. 2020. “02: Mark Antony: A Rogue with Monetary Insight.” Produced by The American Numismatic Society. The Planchet. April 21, 2020. Podcast, MP3 audio.

Cupello, K. E. 2012. “Septizonium Severi” and “Septizonium Vetus,” Views of Rome, Emory University.

Cupello, K. E., and L. A. Hughes. 2010. “Reuse, the Roman Funerary Monument and the Rabirii: Violation of Memory or Commemoration of Past and Present?,” Annali della Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa. Classe di Lettere e Filosofia, 5th ser., 2/1: 3–23.

Conference Presentations

“Kleopatra VII’s Empire and the Bronze Coinages of Ituraean Chalkis,” 117th Joint Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) and the Society for Classical Studies (SCS), San Francisco, January 6–9, 2016.

“Cross-Cultural Intersections in Plutarch's Antony,” Plutarch Among the Barbarians, Inaugural Meeting of the North American Sections of the International Plutarch Society, Banff, March 14–16, 2014.

Professional Memberships

Canadian Association of Research Administrators

Awards and Honours

Graduate Summer Seminar Stipend, American Numismatic Society (2014)

Andrew W. Mellon Summer Internship, Michael C. Carlos Museum, Emory University (2013)

Field Scholarship, American School of Classical Studies at Athens (2013)


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