Ross Burns



Faculty / College Address:

Macquarie University, Sydney, PO Box 180, Hunters Hill, NSW, 2110, Australia


Research interests:

ancient history, Late Antiquity, coming of Islam, transition from Classical Antiquity to Islam, Syria, Lebanon, Roman archaeology, history of Damascus, history of Aleppo, Roman town planning

Current projects:

(1) ‘The re-use of sacred spaces from Antiquity to the Middle Ages in the Levant’ (publication in book form of the research supervised 2014-2019 under direction of the late Judith McKenzie);
(2) contributor to Manar al-Athar photographic database of archaeological sites

Courses taught:

nil (resident in Sydney)

Full Publications:

Publications list