Our Team

Present Members

Meredith Cohen
Principal Investigator
Meredith holds a Ph.D. in medieval art and architecture from Columbia University and is an associate professor in the Department of the History of Art at UCLA. She specializes in the architecture of medieval France and has a particular focus on medieval Paris. Paris Past and Present derives from a decade of research on the lost monuments of the medieval city, which provides the evidence for our reconstructions.
Harman Kaur
Undergraduate Research Assistant & 3D Modeler
Harman Kaur is a third-year undergraduate majoring in Applied Mathematics. She is very passionate and interested in architecture and is working towards becoming an architect herself in the near future. After taking Gothic Architecture and History during Fall 2017 quarter, she wants to continue learning more, while strengthening her skills in digital reconstruction. As a new team member starting in Winter 2018, she will help complete the Quinze-Vingts along with the website.
Tori Schmitt
Graduate Research Assistant

Associate Member

Kristine Tanton
Associate

Kristine Tanton is an assistant professor of medieval art in the département d’histoire de l’art et d’études cinématographiques at the Université of Montréal. Kristine’s research focuses on two principal areas: the dynamic relationship among sculpture, architecture, and ritual activity in the Middle Ages, and the material processes in medieval art and architecture. Kristine was a postdoctoral fellow at the Institute for Digital Research and Education at UCLA from 2016-2017 and was the project manager on the Paris Past and Present project from 2014-2017.

Past Members

Meg Bernstein
GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANT & 3D MODELER (INAUGURAL TEAM MEMBER)
Domenica Castillo
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANT (INAUGURAL TEAM MEMBER)
Gabriella Chitwood
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANT & 3D MODELER (INAUGURAL TEAM MEMBER)
Kexin Dai
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANT & 3D MODELER
Shree Dhamija
Undergraduate Research Assistant & 3D Modeler
Haley DiPressi
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANT & 3D MODELER (INAUGURAL TEAM MEMBER)
Mark Gallagher
GRADUATE RESEARCH AND INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNOLOGY CONSULTANT (RITC)
Alec Moore
Undergraduate Research Assistant & 3D Modeler
Arianna Rivera
Undergraduate Research Assistant & 3D Modeler
Raphael Sasayama
Undergraduate Research Assistant & 3D Modeler
Tori Schmitt
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANT & 3D MODELER (INAUGURAL TEAM MEMBER)
Clara Shim
POST-BACCALAUREATE RESEARCH ASSISTANT & 3D MODELER
Ian Webb
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANT & 3D MODELER (INAUGURAL TEAM MEMBER)
Rachel Weiss
GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANT & 3D MODELER
Allie Wang
Undergraduate Research Assistant & 3D Modeler
Joy Guey
Research Project Manager
Hannah Maryan Thomson
Graduate Research Assistant
Alan Carrillo
Undergraduate Research Assistant & 3D Modeler
Anna Dzwoniarek
Undergraduate Research Assistant & 3D Modeler
Sarah El Massry
Undergraduate Research Assistant & 3D Modeler
Saif Radi
Undergraduate Research Assistant & 3D Modeler
Will Wharton
Undergraduate Research Assistant & 3D Modeler
Mingjia Yang
Undergraduate Research Assistant & 3D Modeler