Teaching

I am prepared to teach students on topics in urban, architectural, and art history, as well as global cultural studies and critical theory. Courses I have developed include:

Memory, Trauma, and History in 20th-Century Architecture
The Turn to the Object in the Humanities
The History of New York City in a Global World
Berlin Architecture in 20th-Century German History
From Edo to Tokyo: Japanese Urban Society and Modernity
Post-WWII Photography and Conflict in Japan

 

I have been involved in the teaching of the following courses:

4.605x A Global History of Architecture, Fall 2015 and Fall 2016 (Teaching Assistant for Prof. Mark Jarzombek, MIT)
A MOOC survey of architectural moments from a global perspective – 100,000 BCE to 1,600 CE. www.edX.org

4.241 Theory of City Form/The Making of Cities, Spring 2015 (Teaching Assistant and Occasional Instructor for Prof. Lauren Jacobi and Prof. Rafi Segal, MIT)
A historical study of social forces that have made and shaped cities around the globe.
Teaching evaluation: 6.2/7.0 Report

4.607 Thinking about Architecture, Fall 2013 (Teaching Assistant for Prof. Mark Jarzombek)
A course on the intersections of architecture and philosophy, with the goal of creating thoughtful arguments about current debates in design and preservation.
No evaluation given.

4.605 A Global History of Architecture, Spring 2014 (Teaching Assistant for Prof. Mark Jarzombek)
A survey of architectural moments from a global perspective – 100,000 BCE to 1,600 CE.
Teaching evaluation: 6.2/7.0 Report

4.601 Introduction to Art History, Fall 2012 (Teaching Assistant for Prof. Drew Armstrong)
Broad survey of the history of art from medieval Europe to Abstract Expressionism, with a focus on western material and public art.
Teaching evaluation: 6.7/7.0 Report

4.641 19th-Century Art, Spring 2012 (Teaching Assistant for Prof. Kristel Smentek)
Survey of European art in the 19th century, with a focus on social, industrial, and religious factors influencing art production.
Teaching evaluation: 6.3/7.0 Report