Jeffrey Rydberg-Cox

Curators' Distinguished Professor

Office: 107 Cockefair Hall
Ph: 816-235-2765 x6
Email: rydbergcoxj@umkc.edu

Biography

Professor Rydberg-Cox, who came to UMKC in 2001, does research on methodologies for digitizing texts and other materials in the humanities, multispectral analysis of manuscripts and early printed books, statistical analysis of Ancient Greek texts and applying techniques from the field of network analysis to literary texts.

Academic Credentials

Ph.D. University of Chicago, Committee on the Ancient Mediterranean World
M.A., University of Chicago, Committee on the Ancient Mediterranean World

Courses

Ancient literature, representations of the ancient world in film, Ancient Greek

Publications

An online tutorial for Ancient Greek online at daedalus.umkc.edu/FirstGreekBook
A tool that applies social network analysis to Greek Tragedy at daedalus.umkc.edu/VisualExplorer