Jennifer Sheridan Moss

Jennifer Sheridan Moss

Associate Professor, Classics
Chief Reader, Latin AP Exam

 419 Manoogian

(mailing address: CMLLC, 487 Manoogian, Wayne State University, Detroit MI 48202)

Curriculum vitae

Jennifer Sheridan Moss



Research interest(s)/area of expertise

 Documentary Papyrology, particularly the socio-economic history of the 4th century CE and the status of women in late antique Egypt.

Latin and Classics pedagogy


  • B.A. magna cum laude, Classics, Montclair State College, 1984
  • M.A., Classical Studies, Columbia University, 1985
  • Ph.D., Classical Studies, Columbia University, 1990

Currently teaching

Fall 2021:

Latin 1010: Elementary Latin 1

Classics 3700/ History 5350: Golden Age of Rome/History of Rome


Winter 2022:

Latin 1020: Elementary Latin 2

Global Studies 4200/ Honors 4250:  Orientalism














Courses taught

 Latin:  Elementary, Intermediate, Roman Historians, Epic Poetry

Classics:  Classical Civilization, The Golden Age of Rome, Cleopatra, Topics on Women in Antiquity