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Dean / Head of Ancient Philology Program / Ancient Greek language and linguistics

Prof. Christophe Rico

Christophe Rico is a French linguist. He holds a PhD in Greek linguistics (University of Sorbonne, 1992) and the official French accreditation to direct doctoral research (University of Strasbourg, 2011). He is a professor of Greek Philology at the Ecole Biblique et Archéologique Française de Jérusalem. Since 2011, he is the dean of the Polis Institute. He has published several language methods and books on Greek and Hebrew philology as well as many articles on general linguistics, ancient Greek linguistics, semantics, translations studies, and second language acquisition.

Curriculum Vitae

Personal & Contact

Nationality - France


BA in Greek Linguistics

University of Aix-Marseille III

Agrégation de grammaire

PhD in Greek Linguistics

Paris IV-Sorbonne University

Habilitation à diriger des recherches

University of Strasbourg


2011 – now
Dean, Ancient Greek Instructor

Polis Institute

1995 – now
Professeur Agrégé

University of Strasbourg

1993 – now
Professor of Ancient Greek and Greek Semantics

École biblique et archéologique française de Jérusalem

Research Interests

General Linguistics | Indo-European Languages | Translation Studies

Articles / Publications