Tristan Franklinos is a Lector in the Faculty of Classics, a Supernumerary Fellow of Wolfson College, and a Lecturer at Oriel, where he is also Dean of Degrees. He completed his undergraduate study at the University of St Andrews, before coming to Oxford as a graduate student. He has subsequently held a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship and JRF at Trinity College. Alongside his responsibilities in Oxford, he currently also holds an Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship part-time at Ludwig-Maximilans-Universität in Munich.
His research centres on Latin literature of the ancient and medieval worlds, and he is currently completing a monograph on the elegies of Propertius, while working on an annotated edition of the 12th-century hymn collection of Peter Abelard. He has recently edited volumes on ancient pseudepigraphic texts and on the extraordinary 13th-century Codex Buranus.