Roberto Granieri



Graduate Student


St. George,


  • BA, Sapienza University of Rome
  • MA, Sapienza University of Rome

Roberto’s primary field of research is Ancient Philosophy. More in detail, his research focuses primarily on Plato (especially the later dialogues), the Old Academy and the Platonic tradition, with a specific interest for metaphysical themes. He also maintains a lively interest in the doctrine of categories and its history throughout the Antiquity, particularly Aristotle and the ancient commentators on Aristotle.

Before coming to Toronto, he was a member of the honours program of the Sapienza School for Advanced Studies (SSAS). In May-June 2017 he has spent a research period at the Centre Jean Pépin-CNRS in Paris.

For more information, please visit Roberto’s personal website.

Research Interests:

Ancient Philosophy, Medieval Philosophy, Metaphysics