Pam Johnston, Ph.D.


  • B.A., Classics, University of Washington
  • M.A., Latin, Bryn Mawr College
  • Ph.D., Latin, Bryn Mawr College
I believe in the aims of the traditional small liberal arts college and find that the Fresno Pacific Idea successfully frames this in a Christian context. The ability to interact with students in small classes is one of the best things about my job!

Publications & Presentations

  • "Advice-Giving in Plautus" presented at the Association for Core Texts and Courses conference in New Brunswick, New Jersey, April 2010
  • "Family Advisory Councils in the Roman Republic," presentation at the Oikos- Familia: the Family in the Ancient Greco-Roman World conference November 2009 in Gothenburg, Sweden
  • The Military Consilium in Republican Rome, published by Gorgias Press, June 2008