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Virginia Jansen
  • Title
    • Professor Emerita
  • Division Arts Division
  • Department
    • History of Art/Visual Culture
  • Affiliations Humanities Division
  • Phone
  • Email
  • Office Location
    • Remote work location, 000
    • Cowell College
  • Mail Stop Cowell Academic Services
  • Mailing Address
    • Cowell Faculty Services, University of California, 1156 High Street
    • Santa Cruz, CA 95064
  • Faculty Areas of Expertise History of Art and Visual Culture, Middle Ages
  • Courses professor emerita

Biography, Education and Training

Architectural historian with research specialization in the Middle Ages, particularly of the Gothic period and urban planning and building. Interest in campus architecture and planning of both UCSC and universities throughout the world from the Middle Ages, with focus on  collegiate planning. A.B., Smith College; M.A. and Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley.