Bradley Ritter, Ph.D., is assistant professor of classics and early Christian literature. He has taught at both Temple University and Johns Hopkins University. He is currently at work on a manuscript entitled Civic Integration of Jews in the Greek Cities of the Roman Empire. His main research interests are the Jewish Diaspora in the Greek and Roman worlds, Hellenistic and early Roman imperial history. He received his M.A. in Latin and Ph.D. in Classics from the University of California, Berkeley.