Prof. Toni Ñaco del Hoyo (PhD 1996, UAB) is a Roman Historian. A former Fulbrighter (UC Berkeley, 2004), before joining ICREA in 2009 he held Catalan and Spanish funded postdoctoral positions at Oxford University for 3 years in 1998-2002. In 2004-9 he held a Ramón y Cajal Fellowship at UAB. Research awards as PI: H.F. Guggenheim Foundation (2007), RICIP (2010; 2012-3), Spanish R+D Grants (2011-3; 2015-8), Acción Complementaria (2011), ARCS (2012), Icrea Conference Award (2012), Margo Tytus Visiting Fellowship at Cincinnati (2014); 4-year grant of archaeological research (2018-21). Since 2011 he has been yearly Visiting Scholar at Classics (Oxford). He has sponsored 3 postdocs (2012-4; 2018-20). In 2015 he moved to Universitat de Girona, where he is the PI of a funded SGR Consolidated Group (2017-20) leading 22 researchers from Girona and Museu d'Arqueologia de Catalunya. He has successfully supervised 4 PhD dissertations and he is currently supervising 5 further theses.