John R. Senseney is a faculty member in Art History, and is a specialist in ancient Greek and Roman art and architecture. His research and teaching explore important interconnections of tools, techniques, materials, and the human body in ancient processes of making and ideation. He is the author of The Art of Building in the Classical World: Vision, Craftsmanship, and Linear Perspective in Greek and Roman Architecture (Cambridge University Press, 2011). As an Advanced Fellow of the American Research Institute in Turkey, his current book project has been funded by the National Endowment of the Humanities. At the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, he is a 2013-14 Fellow of the Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.


Ph.D., History of Art and Architecture, University of California, Santa Barbara