Vita

EDUCATION

Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara, 2002

M.A. (with distinction), University of California, Santa Barbara, 1996

B.A., summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1993

Studies at: University of Arizona, 1987-1989; Università degli Studi di Padova (University of California Education Abroad Program), 1992-1993

EMPLOYMENT

Associate Professor, Department of History, University of Arizona, 2019-present 

Associate Professor, Department of Art History, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2016-2018

Associate Professor, History Program, School of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2013-2015

Assistant Professor, History Program, School of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2007-2013

Director, Summer Rome Program, Northern Illinois University, 2005-2007

Assistant Professor, Art History Program, School of Art, Northern Illinois University, 2004-2007

Lecturer, Department of History of Art and Architecture, University of California, Santa Barbara 2003-2004

SERVICE TO THE PROFESSION

Book Reviews Editor, Pre-1750 Europe, Asia, and Africa, Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians, 2013-2016

Manuscript reviewer: Cambridge University Press, Oxford University Press, Pennsylvania State University Press, multiple scholarly journals

Grant reviewer: Institute for Advanced Studies, School of Historical Studies; Elise Richter Programme, Austrian Science Fund; Flora Hewlett Travel Grant

Session Chair, Annual Meeting of the Society of Architectural Historians, New Orleans, Louisiana, 22 April 2011

Session Chair, Annual Meeting of the Society of Architectural Historians, Chicago, Illinois, 24 April 2010

Session Chair, Annual Meeting of the Society of Architectural Historians, Toronto, Canada, 19 April 2001

ADMINISTRATIVE AND UNIVERSITY SERVICE

Graduate Committee, Department of History, University of Arizona, 2019-present

Ad Hoc Mentoring Committee, Department of History, University of Arizona, 2021

Reviewer, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences Summer Dissertation Fellowships, University of Arizona, 2021

Dean's Fellow for Research, College of Fine Arts, University of Arizona, 2019

Faculty Senate, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2017-2018 (left for position at the University of Arizona)

General Education Board, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2017-2018 (left for position at the University of Arizona)

Strategic Planning Committee, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2017-2018 (left for position at the University of Arizona)

Director of Graduate Studies, Art History Program, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2017-2018 (left for position at the University of Arizona)

Phi Beta Kappa, Campus chapter, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2007-2018 (left for position at the University of Arizona)

Reviewer for research funding applications, Campus Research Board, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, spring 2010, fall 2011, fall 2012, spring 2014

Dean's Committee for the Year Five Review of the Director of the School of Architecture, College of Fine and Applied Arts, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008-2009.

Committee for Humanities Lecture Series, College of Fine and Applied Arts, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008-2009.

Committee for the Ph.D. Program in Landscape and Architecture, College of Fine and Applied Arts, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2009-2013.

Faculty Advisory Committee for the Visual Resources Collection, College of Fine and Applied Arts, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2010-2013.

Reviewer, design studios, School of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2007-2015.

Admissions Committee, School of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2013

NAAB Committee, School of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2013

Architecture Council, School of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2012-2013

Academic Disciplinary Committee, , School of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2012-2013

Curriculum Committee, School of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2012-2013

Subcommittee on Graduate Student Grievance Policy, School of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2012

Principal sponsor, Laing Lecture in Architectural History, School of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008

Judge, awards and fellowships competitions, School of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008

Student Grievance Committee, School of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008

Lectures Committee, School of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2010-2011

SELECT AWARDS AND HONORS

Phi Beta Kappa, 1992

Arnold O. Beckman Award, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, designated for "projects of special distinction or unusual promise, awarded for current book project, 2011-2012

List of Teachers Considered Excellent, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: 2008, 2009, 2011, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

INVITED LECTURES AND KEYNOTES

Marion Dean Ross Annual Lecture, Department of Art History, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, 3 March 2017

Keynote lecture, Sixth Annual Heartland Graduate Workshop in Ancient Studies, 30 September 2016

Invited lecture, Ides Lecture and Performance Series, Illinois Wesleyan University, 13 November 2013

Artistic Practice in the Ancient World: Sketches, Models, and Pattern Books, Getty Villa, Malibu, California, 4 May 2012

Invited lecture, Department of Art History and Archaeology, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, 31 October 2012

Invited paper, Art History and Mediterranean Archaeology Noon Colloquium, University of California, Berkeley, 9 March 2005