- Someone who is qualified to teach history is called a History teacher
- Someone who teaches music is a Music teacher
- … who teaches English to native speakers is an English teacher
- … teaches English as a second language can be referred to as an English language teacher
But what about classics? A person who teaches the civilisation, history and art of the ancient Greeks and Romans is a…?
It seems that the title Classical Studies teacher is still in use in the UK but less so in the USA.
Paul Found, Classical Studies teacher and former OU (Open University) student
What do you call someone who teaches Classics in the US? Would “Classical Studies teacher” be understood there?
Can I say that someone is a Classicist professor at XYZ university? It sounds awkward to my ears, so is there a more common expression in the US and/or in the UK?