Anne Bielman is Professor of Ancient History at the University of Lausanne (Switzerland) since 2005. She graduated in Lausanne where she obtained her doctorate in 1994 with a thesis on the release of prisoners in Ancient Greece. She was a visiting scholar in Paris, Rome and Oxford. From 1998, she is working on social problematics, especially on female public activities in the Greek Hellenistic world and in the Republican Roman world, basing her studies on epigraphical evidence.
From almost twenty years she is also working on the Archives of Paul Collart, which are kept at the University of Lausanne.