2002 Bachelor Degrees in Ancient History and Art History from The Ohio State University. 2005 Ph.D. Candidate in Art History at Northwestern University. Major area of specialization early modern northern Europe, minor area of specialization Hellenistic sculpture. Awarded fellowships from the Fulbright Commission, DAAD, and The Samuel H. Kress Foundation; am ZI von 2006 bis 2008 als Stipendiatin der Samuel H. Kress Foundation.