Dr. Lea Cline

Dr. Lea Cline received her Ph.D. in Art History, with a concentration in ancient Roman art and architecture, from the University of Texas at Austin in 2013. She has been a Fulbright Fellow, a Visiting Scholar at the American Academy in Rome, and, from 2006-2010, a member of the Oplontis Project, producing a comprehensive study of the mosaics and painted pavements discovered in the Imperial villa (“Villa A” of Poppea) at Oplontis, near Pompeii. She is currently Associate Professor of Art History at Illinois State University.