B.A., History, St. John's University, Minnesota, 1982
M.Div, Church History, Princeton Theological, Princeton, NJ, 1988
Ph.D., History, University of California, Berkeley, 1995
Early Modern Europe: Spanish Empire, Italy, Mediterranean, social, cultural, political
University of California at Berkeley, Associate Professor (2001-present)
Princeton University, Assistant Professor of History (1997-2000)
Bard College, Assistant Professor of History (1995-97)
Guggenheim Fellowship, 2007-2008.
Roland Bainton Prize, best new book in history, Sixteenth Century Studies Conference, 2002.
American Academy in Rome, Rome Prize, 1999-2000.
National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship, 1998.
Spanish Ministry of Culture Fellowship, Fall, 1997.
Mellon Fellowship, 1994-95.
Fulbright Fellowship, 1992-93.
"Paying for the New St. Peter's: Contributions to the Construction of the New Basilica from Spanish Lands, 1506-1620," in Spain in Italy, 1500-1700, Brill, 2007.
"Between Empires: Spanish Sicily and the Contest for the Central Mediterranean in the Late Sixteenth Century," in Espagna e l'oriente islamico, Istanbul, 2007.
Spain in Italy, Politics, Society, and Religion 1500-1700, Edited by Thomas Dandelet and John Marino, Brill: 2006.
"Between Courts: The Colonna Agents in Italy and Iberia, 1555-1600," in Your Humble Servant. Agents in Early Modern Europe, 1500-1800, Edited by Marike Keblusek, Badeloch Noldus and Hans Cools, in cooperation with the Royal Netherlands Institute in Rome. Hilversum: Verloren, 2006.
"Rome, 1592: An Introduction to A Newly Discovered Parish Census," in Memoirs of the American Academy in Rome, 2006.
"The Spanish Economic Foundations of Renaissance and Baroque Rome," in Beyond Florence: Rethinking Medieval and Early Modern Italy, (Stanford, Stanford University Press), 2003.
Spanish translation of "Spanish Rome", La Roma Espańola, 1500-1700, (Barcelona, Editorial Critica), 2002.
"Politics and the State System after the Habsburg-Valois Wars," in Early Modern Italy (Oxford, Oxford University Press), 2002.
Spanish Rome, 1500-1700, (New Haven: Yale University Press), 2001.
"Celestial Heroes and the Splendor of Iberia: Spanish Saint Making in Early Modern Rome," in Il santo e la cittŕ (Venice, Marsilio), 2000.
"Setting the Noble Stage in Baroque Rome: Roman Palaces, Political Contest, and Social Theatre, 1600-1700," in Life and the Arts in the Baroque Palaces of Rome, Ambiente Barocco, (New Haven: Yale University Press), 1999.
"Spanish Conquest and Colonization at the Center of the Old World: The Spanish Nation in Rome, 1555-1625" in The Journal of Modern History, Volume 69, #3,1997.
|Spring 2013||280/285B.001||Early Modern European Empires|
|Fall 2013||C157||The Renaissance and the Reformation|
|Spring 2013||169A||Renaissance and Baroque Italy 1350-1800|
|Spring 2012||C157||The Renaissance and the Reformation|
|Fall 2012||185B||The History of Christianity in the Early Modern and Modern World|