Education

2018–present  PhD Candidate (Promovendus), Department of History and Art History, Faculty of Humanities, Utrecht University (UU), Utrecht, Netherlands.

2016–2018       ResMA (Cum Laude), Research Master Art History of the Low Countries, Department of History and Art History, Faculty of Humanities, Utrecht University (UU), Utrecht, Netherlands.

2014–2015       MA, Art History, Department of Art History, School of Liberal Art, Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), Savannah, GA, USA.

2009­–2013       BFA (Summa Cum Laude, Academic Outstanding Achievement Award), Illustration, Department of Illustration, School of Communication Art, Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), Savannah, GA, USA.

 

Academic Experience

2018                 Visiting Researcher, Museum Plantin-Moretus, Antwerp, Belgium.

2017–2018       Editor-in-ChiefJunctions: Graduate Journal of the Humanities, Utrecht, Netherlands.

2017–2018       Research and Curatorial Intern, Museum Plantin-Moretus, Antwerp, Belgium.

2017                 Assistant Organizer, Reconstructing Colored Ink Recipes/Re-Performing Writing Technology Experiments/Replicating Early Modern Experimental Documentation Techniques Source: “Mayerne Manuscript” MS Sloane 20152, Re-Enactment Replication Reconstruction: Interdisciplinary Workshop on Performative Methodologies, Leiden, Netherlands.

2016–2017       Chair, UU Humanities Student Conference Committee, Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands.

2014–2015       Reference Assistant, Jen Library, SCAD-Savannah, Savannah, GA, USA.

(In addition to the above-listed academic experience, I have also worked as a freelance illustrator, an illustration instructor, an admission and administrative personnel, among others. Additional work experience can be provided upon request.)

 

Affiliations

Member of Historians of Netherlandish Art (HNA)Dutch Postgraduate School for Art History (Onderzoekschool Kunstgeschiedenis)Descartes Centre, Utrecht Centre for Early Modern Studies, RRR Network.

 

Awards/Grants/Honors

2018                 NWO (Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research) Promoties in de geesteswetenschappen (PhDs in the Humanities Grant)

2018                 Institutional Bursary Grant for the London Rare Books School 2018 (Course: Blocks and Plates) from the Institute of English Studies (IES)

2017                 Selected participant for the International Student Roundtable at the 7ème Édition du Festival de L’Histoire de L’Art (Theme: Nature/United States) in Fontainebleau, France

2017                 UU Graduate School of Humanities Conference Grants for Research Master Students (Padua 2017)

2015                 Larry W. Forrest Scholar Award

2014–2015       SCAD Honors Award

2014–2015       SCAD International Student Scholarship

2013                 SCAD Class of 2013 Illustration Academic Outstanding Achievement Award

2013                 SCAD Lacoste Board of Trustees Travel Scholarship

2012–2013       Traci Haymans Memorial Scholarship

2011–2012       Betty Anderson Endowed Scholarship

2009–2013       SCAD Academic Honors Scholarship

2009–2013       SCAD Dean’s List