BA Theses (2002-2008)

University of Bologna (Italy), Faculty of Cultural Heritage Conservation

Andrea Mistretta, Operatori geometrici dello scafo nella tradizione di Trapani e in Michele da Rodi: un’indagine esemplare, Tesi di Laurea in Architettura Navale, AY 2007/2008. – Principal Supervisor of a thesis comparing the hull geometric operators in the twentieth century contemporary Trapani (Sicily) and fifteenth century Michael of Rhodes’ shipbuilding traditions.

Salvatore La Mantia, Il dromone (VII-X secolo). Ipotesi ricostruttiva, Tesi di Laurea in Storia della Marineria Bizantina, AY 2007/2008. – Principal Supervisor of a thesis for a reconstruction hypothesis of the seventh-ten century Byzantine dromon.

Laura Caruso, Il relitto “A” di Lido Signorino (Marsala, Sicilia). Ipotesi ricostruttiva, Tesi di Laurea in Storia della Marineria Bizantina, AY 2007/2008. – Principal Supervisor of a thesis for a reconstruction hypothesis of the ‘A’ shipwreck at Lido Signorino (Marsala, Italy).

Ugo Gallone, Il Museo Navale dell’Egeo in Mykonos, Tesi di Laurea in Storia della Marineria Bizantina, AY 2006/2007. – Principal Supervisor of a thesis about the naval musuem of Mykonos (Cyclads, Greece).

Margherita Malaguti, Fumetti? Le scritture parlanti nella pittura tra ’200 e ’400. L’esempio delle raccolte e delle chiese bolognesi, Tesi di Laurea in Paleografia e Diplomatica, AY 2006/2007. – Principal Supervisor of a thesis reporting on medieval European ‘speech scrolls’ in twelfth-fifteenth century paintings of the churches of Bologna.

MA Theses (2001-today)

University of Bologna (Italy), Faculty of Cultural Heritage Conservation

Ugo Gallone, Trapani gotica, Tesi di Laurea magistrale in Storia della città e del territorio nel Medievo, AY 2009/2010. Principal Advisor: Assoc. Prof. Raffaele Savigni. – Co-Advisor of a thesis surveying the Gothic artistic, documentary, and architectural heritage in Trapani (Sicily).

Paola Abbruzzetti, Le mura del castello di Methoni (Grecia): aspetti storico-artistici del tratto primigenio e caratterizzazione tecnico-conservativa dei materiali, Tesi di Laurea magistrale in Conservazione e Trattamento dei Materiali, AY 2002/2003. Principal Advisor: Adjunct Prof. Giancarlo Lanterna. – Co-Advisor of a thesis investigating the construction methods of the earliest parts of the Methoni Castle (Southern Peloponnese, Greece).

Nanyang Technological University (Singapore), School of Art, Design and Media

ONG Thian Chai Nicholas, Lighting Design for Paintings (started in Aug. 2015). – Principal Supervisor (with Asst. Prof. Cesare Soci as co-supervisor).

Xiamen University (Fujian, Xiamen), Department of Architecture

MA in Architecture. – Member of the Advisory Committee of the mid-term research projects (November 6 – March 18, 2016). Reviewer of the projects presentations on March 1, 2016.

Tongji University (Shanghai), Department of Architecture

MA in Architecture of the College of Architecture and Urban Planning. – Member of the Advisory Committee of the mid-term research projects (November 6 – March 18, 2016). Reviewer of the projects presentations on March 4, 2016.

PhD Dissertations (2013-today)

Nanyang Technological University, School of Art, Design and Media

Liu DanYun, Maps as Knowledge Aggregators. Old and New Maritime Silk Roads as a case study (started in Jan. 2016). – Principal Supervisor (with Asst. Prof. Siew Ann Cheong as co-supervisor).

Liu YaJing, Re-imagining Chinese Landscape: Visualizing Cultural Memory in Contemporary Photography (started in Aug. 2014). Principal Supervisor: Oh Soon-Hwa. – Chair of the Qualifying Exam Panel (27 Jan. 2016).

Luo XinZhang/ShenShen, Animated Installations for Immersive Spaces in China. Developing a Design Process to Enhance Cultural Heritage Experiences (started in Aug. 2014). – Principal Supervisor (with Prof. Ben Shedd as co-supervisor).

Ang Chin-Siew, Enunciabilities Below the Waterline: Reassessing Singapore’s Raffles Museum, 1823-1955. Principal Supervisor: Chen Song Chua. Co-Supervisor: Lisa Onaga. – Member of the Dissertation Advisory Committee (since 29 Jan. 2015) and External Examiner of the Qualifying Exam Panel (21 Jan. 2016).

Iola Lenzi, Vu Dan Tan and Early Contemporary Art in Hanoi. Principal Supervisor: Sujatha Meegama. Co-Supervisor: Nora Taylor. – Member of the Dissertation Advisory Committee (since July 2015).

Yu MengTing, ‘A Talented and Decorative Group’: The Slade Women and London’s Avant-Garde 1910-1914. Principal Supervisor: Michael Walsh. – Member of the Dissertation Advisory Committee (since Sept. 2014) and Internal Examiner of the Qualifying Exam Panel (23 Jan. 2015).

Carlos Jaramillo, Famagusta, Cyprus. A Future Outside the World Heritage Sites Club. Principal Supervisor: Michael Walsh. – Internal Examiner of the Qualifying Exam Panel (2013).