1985—A.B., East Asian Studies, Harvard College
1996—M.A., Art History, Florida State University
2004—Ph.D., History of Art & Architecture, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University
2017-Present—Associate Professor, University of Kansas
2012-17—Associate Professor, University of Illinois
2006-13—Assistant Professor, University of Illinois
The Italian Piazza Transformed: Parma in the Communal Age (University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2012).
Editor, "The Material Culture of the Italian Signori," special section of I Tatti Studies in the Italian Renaissance 16, no. 1-2 (Fall 2013): 363-523. (160pp.)
"Architecture and Urban Space," in Dante in Context, ed. Zygmunt G. Baranski and Lino Pertile (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015), 427-447, 555.
"The Langobard Revival of Matteo il Magno Visconti, Lord of Milan," I Tatti Studies in the Italian Renaissance 16, no. 1-2 (Fall 2013): 377-414.
"From the Myth to the Margins: The Patriarch's Piazza at San Pietro di Castello in Venice," Renaissance Quarterly 64, no. 2 (Summer 2011): 353-429.
"Magnificent Architecture in Late Medieval Italy," in Magnificence and the Sublime: The Aesthetics of Grandeur in Medieval Art, Architecture, Music and Literature, ed. C. Stephen Jaeger (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010), 193-214.
2013—Helen and Howard A. Marraro Prize, American Catholic Historical Association, for the most distinguished book on Italian or Italo-American history published in 2012 (The Italian Piazza Transformed: Parma in the Communal Age)
2010-11—Villa I Tatti Fellowship, Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies
2008-09—Getty Foundation, Non-Residential Postdoctoral Fellowship in Art History
History of Western Art: Ancient through Medieval
Introduction to the History of Architecture
Early Medieval Art, 300-1065
Later Medieval Art, 1066-1400
Medieval Art 800-1400
Collecting Medieval Art in America
Italian Art 1300-1500: The Spatial Arts of Urban Italy
The Medieval Cathedral
The Architectural Heritage of the University
Art and the Cult of the Saints in the Medieval West
The Problems of Plunder: Spolia in the Medieval Art and Architecture
Renascence, Renovatio, and Renaissance in Medieval Architecture
The Architectural Cultures of Medieval Italy
What We Talk About When We Talk About Columns