Prof. Toni Ñaco del Hoyo (PhD 1996, UAB) is a Roman Historian. Before joining ICREA in 2009 he held Catalan and Spanish funded postdoctoral positions at Oxford University for 3 years till 2002, Fulbright Visiting Fellowship at UC Berkeley (2004), and a Ramón y Cajal Fellowship at UAB (2004-9). Research awards as PI: H.F. Guggenheim Foundation (2007), RICIP (2010; 2012-3), 4 Spanish R+D Grants, Icrea Conference Award (2012), Tytus Visiting Fellowship at U.Cincinnati (2014); 4-year grant of archaeological research (2018-21). Since 2011 he has been yearly Visiting Scholar at Classics (U. Oxford). He has sponsored 4 postdocs (2012-4; 2018-21, 2021-23). In 2015 he moved to U. Girona, where he is the PI of a funded SGR Consolidated Group (2017-21) leading 25 researchers. He has successfully supervised 4 PhD theses and he is currently supervising 4 further theses. He is also sponsoring 2 PhD Research Assistants.