Paul Joseph De Mola is a First Class Honours undergraduate student of the School of Archaeology and Ancient History at the University of Leicester in England. He is currently in his senior year for a Bachelor of Arts in Archaeology. Upon graduation, Paul plans to continue at Leicester for postgraduate school to pursue an MA in The Classical Mediterranean with a goal to make a career of teaching. His principle areas of interest are Roman Republican, Western Imperial and early Barbarian history and archaeology, as well as Classical philology. He has broad secondary interests in the archaeology of Early Bronze Age Mesopotamia and the political history of Middle Kingdom-Second Intermediate Period Ancient Egypt, as well as general interests in both Classic and Postclassic Mesoamerican sociopolitical structures.
Paul has worked with Dr. Jerry B. Howard (Arizona State University) on the Riverview Archaeological Project in Mesa, Arizona and studied Ancient Greek and Latin under Prof. Dr. Graham Shipley, FRHistS, FSA (University of Leicester).