AB, Cornell University, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1993.
Assistant professor of history, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio., since 1993.
Member Friends of Library. committee American Academy in Rome, since 1994. Member American History Association, Sixteenth Century Studies Conference, Society for Italian History Studies, Renaissance Society of America.
Married Wietse Thijs de Boer, June 17, 1993.