Role: Faculty

Position: Associate Professor

  • Art History

Biography: Professor DiCesare's specialty is Pre-Columbian Art History/Arts of the Americas. Her research focuses particularly on central Mexican pictorial manuscripts and calendars. Catherine also teaches a variety of classes on western European art, including the Italian Renaissance, and she periodically teaches classes on Italian Renaissance art on-site in Italy for the department's summer study abroad program in Castiglion Fiorentino,Tuscany.

Contact Information

Phone: (970) 491-7230


Office: F112 Visual Arts


Ph.D. (2002, Pre-Columbian Art History/Arts of the Americas, University of New Mexico), M.A. (1994, Syracuse University, Florence, Italy and Syracuse, NY, History of Italian Renaissance Art)