Myles McCallum

Associate Professor
Faculty of Arts
Modern Languages and Classics

Faculty Member Information

Education

Ph.D., Classics, University at Buffalo, SUNY, 2005
M.A., Classics, University at Buffalo, SUNY, 1997
B.A., Classics, University of Alberta, 1992

Academic Work Experience

2009 - Present, Associate Professor of Classics, Department of Modern Languages and Classics, Saint Mary’s University
2007 - 2009, Assistant Professor of Classics, Department of Modern Languages and Classics, Saint Mary's University
2005 - 2007, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Core Humanities Department, University of Nevada
2004 - 2005, Visiting Lecturer, Departments of Modern and Classical Languages/History, University of Connecticut
2002 - 2004, Visiting Lecturer, Department of Classical Studies, Wesleyan University
2002 - 2002, Visiting Lecturer, Department of Art, Buffalo State College

Teaching: Course / Program Development

2006/03 - Present, Courses Taught

Scholarly Contributions

Book Reviews

McCallum Myles. (2015)"Review of David Peacock, The Stone of Life: Querns, Millstones and Flour Production in Europe up to ca. AD 500", The Stone of Life: Querns, Millstones and Flour Production in Europe up to ca. AD 500, Antiquity 344, 498-499
McCallum Myles. (2014)"Review of Saskia Hinn, 2013, The Demography of Roman Italy. Population Dynamics in an Ancient Conquest Society, 201 BCE—14 CE", The Demography of Roman Italy. Population Dynamics in an Ancient Conquest Society, 201 BCE—14 CE, Phoenix 4:18, 417-419
McCallum Myles. (2014)"Review of Marco Maiuro, 2012, Res Caesaris: ricerche sulla proprieta imperiale nel Principato. Pragmateiai, 23", Res Caesaris: ricerche sulla proprieta imperiale nel Principato. Pragmateiai, 23, Bryn Mawr Classical Review (Online)
McCallum Myles. (2012)"Review of Girolamo F. De Simone and Roger T. MacFarlane, 2009, Apolline Project Vol. 1: Studies of Vesuvius’ North Slope and the Bay of Naples", Apolline Project Vol. 1: Studies of Vesuvius’ North Slope and the Bay of Naples, Bryn Mawr Classical Review (online)
McCallum Myles. (2012)"Review of Fabio Colivicchi (ed.) 2011, Local Cultures of South Italy and Sicily in the Late Republican Period: Between Hellenism and Rome, Journal of Roman Archaeology Supplementary Series, 83", Local Cultures of South Italy and Sicily in the Late Republican Period: Between Hellenism and Rome, Journal of Roman Archaeology Supplementary Series, 83, Journal of Roman Archaeology, for the Bryn Mawr Classical Review (online)
McCallum Myles. (2011)"Review of Catherine Johns et al., 2010, The Hoxne Late Roman Treasure: Gold Jewellery and Silver Plate", The Hoxne Late Roman Treasure: Gold Jewellery and Silver Plate, Mouseion LV—Series III 2:11, 262-267
McCallum Myles. (2008)"Review of Greg Aldrete, 2007, Floods of the Tiber", Floods of the Tiber, Journal of Roman Archaeology 21, 429-432

Journal Articles

McCallum Myles, Parsons Nicholas, vanderLeest Hans, Garofalo Giuseppe, Zotta Luigi. "The Basentello Valley Archaeological Research Project, July – August 2014 (Comuni di Genzano di Lucania and Irsina, Province di Potenza and Matera, Regione Basilicata)", Papers of the British School at Rome 83 (Fall - 2015), 319-323
McCallum Myles, vanderLeest J.. "San Felice and the Basentello Valley Archaeological Research Project, July–August 2012", Papers of the British School at Rome 81 (Spring - 2013), 338-343
McCallum Myles, vanderLeest J.. "Excavations at San Felice, July – August, 2011", Papers of the British School at Rome 80 (Spring - 2012), 376-378
McCallum Myles, vanderLeest J.. "Gravina in Puglia, localita San Felice (Bari)", Taras: rivista di archeologia, notizario 32 (Spring - 2012), 2 pages
McCallum Myles, vanderLeest J., Veal R., Taylor A., Brown L., Cooney W., Munroe M.. "A Preliminary Report on Field Work at San Felice (Bari, Italy), 2004 – 2010", Mouseion, Series 3 11:2 (Spring - 2011), 25-108
McCallum Myles, vanderLeest J.. "Excavations at San Felice, June - July 2009", Papers of the British School at Rome 78 (Spring - 2010), 334-336
McCallum Myles, Pena J.. "A Reassessment of the Two Pottery Workshops at Pompeii: 1.20.2-3 and the Via Superior", Rei Cretariae Romanae Fautores Acta 41 (Spring - 2010), 229-238
Pena J., McCallum Myles. "The Production and Distribution of Pottery at Pompeii: A Review of the Evidence. Part 1: Production", American Journal of Archaeology 112:1 (Winter - 2009), 57-79
Pena J., McCallum Myles. "The Production and Distribution of Pottery at Pompeii: A Review of the Evidence. Part 2: Distribution", American Journal of Archaeology 112:3 (Winter - 2009), 165-201
McCallum M., vanderLeest J.. "Excavations at San Felice, July 2006", Papers of the British School at Rome 76 (Winter - 2008), 332-333
McCallum M., Manfredi E.. ""The Pottery and Finds" in “Excavations at VIII.7.1-15: The First Two Seasons" ", Rivista di Studi Pompeiani 18 (Winter - 2008), 119-128

Presentation

McCallum Myles. "Archaeological Survey in the Basentello Valley of Basilicata, 2012-2014", Archaeological Institute of America Annual Meeting (Winter - 2015)
McCallum Myles. "Rethinking the Roman Countryside", CHACMOOL Conference (Fall - 2014)
McCallum Myles. "Roman Imperial Estates and their Role in Creating and Perpetuating Social Inequality in the Countryside: An Examination of the Archaeological Evidence", 7th IEMA Conference (Winter - 2014)
McCallum Myles. "Investigating a Roman Imperial Estate and Its Environs" (Winter - 2014)
McCallum Myles. "The Imperial Estate at Vagnari/San Felice (Italy) and the Longue Durée", Annual Meeting of the Atlantic Classical Association (Fall - 2014)
McCallum Myles. "La Romanizzazione della Valle del Bradano", 28th Certamen Horationum (Winter - 2014)
McCallum Myles. "Examining Cultural Change in the Basentello Valley of Basilicata and Puglia", Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America (Winter - 2013)
McCallum Myles. "The Imperial Estate at San Felice, Italy: Evidence for Cultural Interaction" (Winter - 2013)
McCallum Myles, Hyatt Adam. "A View of Vagnari from across the Basentello: Initial Results from the BVARP Survey, 2012", Beyond Vagnari Conference (Fall - 2012)
McCallum Myles. "The Pot Industry at Pompeii: A Review of the Evidence" (Winter - 2012)
McCallum Myles, vanderLeest J.. "Research at San Felice: the villa on the imperial estate", Beyond Vagnari Conference (Fall - 2012)
McCallum Myles. "Excavating an Imperial Estate: Report on Excavations at San Felice (Gravina in Puglia), 2010 and 2011", Annual Meeting of the Classical Association of Canada (Spring - 2012)
McCallum Myles. "The Imperial Estate at San Felice, Italy: Evidence for Cultural Interaction" (Winter - 2012)
McCallum Myles, vanderLeest J.. "A Roman Imperial Estate at San Felice (Bari): Cultural Interaction in Roman Puglia", Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America (Winter - 2011)
McCallum Myles. "Public and Private Life in Roman Pompeii" (Winter - 2011)
McCallum Myles, vanderLeest J.. "San Felice, An Imperial Estate in Roman Puglia", Annual Meeting of the AIA (Winter - 2010)
McCallum Myles. "A Roman Imperial Estate at San Felice (Italy): A Cultural Dialectic in Southern Italy", Annual Meeting of the Classical Association of Canada (Spring - 2010)
McCallum Myles. "The Imperial Estate at San Felice, Italy: Evidence for Cultural Interaction" (Fall - 2010)
McCallum Myles. "The Pot Industry at Pompeii: A Review of the Evidence" (Fall - 2010)
McCallum Myles. "The Pot Industry at Pompeii: A Review of the Evidence" (Fall - 2010)
McCallum Myles. "The Beautiful South: Investigating Imperial Estates in Roman Puglia", American Institute of Archaeology (Winter - 2009)

Conference Proceedings

McCallum Myles. "Roman Imperial Estates and their Role in Creating and Perpetuating Social Inequality in the Countryside", the IEMA Postdoctoral Visiting Scholar Conference on Theories and Methods in Archaeology (2015 - 2015)
McCallum Myles, Hyatt A.. "A View of Vagnari from across the Basentello: Initial Results from the BVARP Survey, 2012", Atti, Beyond Vagnari Conference, University of Edinburgh (2014 - 2014)
McCallum Myles, vanderLeest J.. "Research at San Felice: the villa on the imperial estate", Atti, Beyond Vagnari Conference, University of Edinburgh (2014 - 2014)
McCallum Myles. "The Evidence for the Pottery Industry at Pompeii", Pompeii: Art, Industry and Infrastructure (2010 - 2010)
McCallum Myles. "The Supply of Stone to the City of Rome: A Case Study of the Transport of Anician Building Stone and Millstone from the Santa Trinita Quarry (Orvieto)", Trade and Exchange: Archaeological Studies from History and Prehistory (2010 - 2010)

Other Publications

McCallum Myles. "Tiberis Navigabilis: The Middle Tiber Valley and its Economic Relationship to the Roman Market during the Roman Period"
BAR International Series (Spring - 2015)
McCallum Myles, vanderLeest J.. "Excavations of a Roman Villa and Imperial Estate: San Felice, 2004 – 2013"
Papers of the British School at Rome (Spring - 2015)
McCallum Myles, Garofalo Giuseppe, Parsons Nicholas. "Rapporto sulle attivita archeologiche nei territori di Genzano di Lucania e Irsina, estate 2014 (Basentello Valley Archaeological Research Project)"
Soprintendenza per i Beni Archeologici della Basilicata, Potenza (Spring - 2014)
McCallum Myles, Hyatt Adam. "Rapporto sulle attivita archeologiche nei territori di Genzano di Lucania e Irsina, estate 2013 (Basentello Valley Archaeological Research Project) "
Soprintendenza per i Beni Archeologici della Basilicata, Potenza (Spring - 2013)
McCallum Myles. "Rapporto sulle attivita archeologiche nei territori di Banzi, Genzano di Lucania, e Irsina, estate 2012 (Basentello Valley Archaeological Research Project)."
Soprintendenza per i Beni Archeologici della Basilicata, Potenza (Spring - 2012)
McCallum Myles. "Po River Valley"
Encyclopedia of Ancient History (Spring - 2012)
McCallum Myles, vanderLeest J.. "Rapporto preliminare dello scavo di San Felice, 2012"
Soprintendenza per i Beni Archeologici della Puglia, Taranto, Italy (Spring - 2012)
McCallum Myles, vanderLeest J.. "Rapporto preliminare dello scavo di San Felice, 2011"
Soprintendenza per i Beni Archeologici della Puglia, Taranto, Italy (Spring - 2011)
McCallum Myles, vanderLeest J.. "Rapporto preliminare dello scavo di San Felice, 2008"
Soprintendenza per i Beni Archeologici della Puglia, Taranto, Italy (Spring - 2010)
McCallum M., vanderLeest J.. "Rapporto preliminare dello scavo di San Felice, 2008"
Soprintendenza Archeologica di Puglia, Taranto, Italy (Summer - 2008)
McCallum M., Manfredi E.. "The Finds from the Pompeii Archaeological Research Project: Porta Stabia"
Soprintendenza Archeologica di Pompeii (Summer - 2007)
McCallum M., vanderLeest J.. "Rapporto preliminare dello scavo di San Felice, 2007"
Soprintendenza Archeologica di Puglia, Taranto, Italy (Summer - 2007)
McCallum M., vanderLeest J.. "Rapporto preliminare dello scavo di San Felice, 2006"
Soprintendenza Archeologica di Puglia, Taranto, Italy (Summer - 2006)

Service: Institutional Committees

Arts Outreach Committee, 2014/01 - None (770)
Arts Curriculum Committee Member, 2012/02 - 2012/02 (726)
Arts Curriculum Committee Member, 2011/02 - 2011/02 (Member)
Union Observer for University Review Committee, 2011/01 - 2011/01 (730)
Member of Web Committee, 2010/03 - 2012/03 (Member)
Faculty of Arts Representative, Senate Curriculum Committee, 2008/03 - 2009/03 (731)

Service: Professional or Disciplinary

Article Review, "Craftsmanship and identity in the Hellenistic funerary reliefs of Naples. An archaeological and archaeometric analysis" for Archaeometry 2014/04 - 2014/04
Article Review, "After the Fall: Caere After 273 B.C.E" for Etruscan Studies 2014/04 - 2014/04
Conference Session Chaired - Session: Roman Archaeology, Annual Meeting of the Classical Association of Canada, University of Toronto 2014/03 - 2014/03
Conference Session Chaired - Session 6F: Recent Work in Southern Italy and Sicily, Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America 2014/02 - 2014/02
Chair of Adjudication Committee 1B, SSHRC Insight Grants 2013/01 - 2013/03
Grant Assessment, “Najerilla River Regional Survey,” for Central Michigan University, Early Career Grant 2012/02 - 2012/02
Member of Adjudication Committee 1B, SSHRC Insight Grants 2012/01 - 2012/03
Article Review, “Responses to Natural Disasters in the Greek and Roman World,” for Forces of Nature 2011/03 - 2011/03
Conference Session Chaired - Session 1B: Greek Art and Archaeology, Annual Meeting of the Classical Association of Canada, University of Western Ontario 2011/03 - 2011/03
Article Review, “Campana C and the Pottery in the East Granary in the Agora at Morgantina,” for The American Journal of Archaeology 2011/01 - 2011/01
Member of Adjudication Committee 1B, SSHRC Insight Grants 2011/01 - 2011/03
Assessor of Paper Abstracts, Annual Meeting of the Classical Association of Canada, Dalhousie University 2010/03 - 2010/03
Director, Basentello Valley Archaeological Research Project (BVARP) 2010/03 - Present
Member of the Program Committee, Canadian Archaeological Association Annual Meeting, Halifax, Nova Scotia 2010/03 - 2010/03
Conference Session Chaired - Archaeology I: Italy and the Western Mediterranean, Annual Meeting of the Classical Association of Canada, Dalhousie University 2010/03 - 2010/03
Member of the Organizing Committee, Annual Meeting of the Atlantic Classical Association 2010/01 - 2010/01
Conference Session Chaired - Session 1A: Roman Villas, Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America 2009/02 - 2009/02
Lecturer in the National Lecture Program , Archaeological Institute of America 2007/02 - 2011/02
Co-Director, San Felice Project, Puglia, Italy 2004/03 - Present
Field Laboratory Director, Porta Stabia Project, Pompeii, Italy 2004/03 - 2009/03

Service: Community

Member of Active Transport Advisory Committee, Halifax Regional Municipality 2010/02 - 2013/01