Rossitza Schroeder

Assistant Professor of Arts and Religion

Academic Credentials: 
BA, Sofia University (Bulgaria), 1995; MA, Southern Methodist University, 1999; PhD, University of Maryland, 2005.
Quote: 
"I love teaching, not only because it satisfies my own curiosity about the world, but also because one day the students might think that if I take it that seriously there must be something worth learning about."
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Dr. Schroeder specializes in art history of the Byzantine era, and she teaches courses in art and religion, including Islamic art. She is working on a book, “On the Margins of the Byzantine Church,” about monastic images in the spaces that frame 14th-century churches in northern Greece and Constantinople (Istanbul).