|Education||Ph.D. in Ancient History and Mediterranean Archaeology at UC Berkeley|
|Occupation||Ancient Historian and Classical Archaeologist|
|Location||University of Rhode Island|
Bridget Buxton, born in New Zealand, is Assistant Professor at the Department of History at the University of Rhode Island. In the late 1990s, she contributed with artwork and articles related to adaptations of J.R.R. Tolkien's legendarium.