Johanna D. Heinrichs joined the faculty of the School of Architecture in 2017. Her research focuses on villa culture, domestic architecture, and issues of urbanism and landscape in 16th-century Venice and the Veneto. Her research has been supported by the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation and the Italian Art Society, as well as the Harold W. Dodds Honorific Fellowship and the Donald and Mary Hyde Fellowship from Princeton University.
Before she came to the College of Design, Heinrichs was a visiting lecturer in art history at Williams College. She has also taught at Dominican University, Northern Illinois University and Northwestern University. Heinrichs earned her Ph.D. from Princeton University in 2013, a Masters of Philosophy from the University of Cambridge in 2004 and a bachelor’s from Williams College.