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Robert Wojtowicz

  • Robert Wojtowicz
  • Professor
  • College of Arts & Letters
  • 9034 Batten Arts and Letters
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-6077
  • rwojtowi@odu.edu
  • Robert Wojtowicz is Professor of Art History and Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies in the College of Arts and Letters at Old Dominion University. He is the literary executor of the Estate of Lewis and Sophia Mumford and the author of Lewis Mumford and American Modernism: Eutopian Theories for Architecture and Urban Planning (1996); the editor of Sidewalk Critic: Lewis Mumford''s Writings on New York (1998) and Mumford on Modern Art in the 1930s (2007); and the co-editor (with Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer) of Frank Lloyd Wright and Lewis Mumford: Thirty Years of Correspondence (2001).
  • Education

    University of Pennsylvania, 1990
    Major: History of Art
    Degree: Ph. D.
    Columbia University, 1984
    Major: Art History and Archaeology
    Degree: M.A.
    University of Pennsylvania, 1983
    Major: American Civilization
    Degree: B.A.
    University of Pennsylvania, 1983
    Major: American Civilization
    Degree: M.A.
  • Research Interests

    history of American art and architecture, history of urban plannning, historic preservation
  • Expertise

    Art History
    Architectural History / Urban Planning History / Historic Preservation
  • 2000: Instructional Technology Award, College of Arts and Letters, Old Dominion University
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Mellon Dissertation Fellowship in the Humanities
    Sponsoring Organization: University of Pennsylvania
    Date: 1989 - 1990
    Investigators:Wojtowicz, R.
    Mellon Dissertation Fellowship in the Humanities
    Sponsoring Organization: University of Pennsylvania
    Date: 1988 - 1989
    Investigators:Wojtowicz, R.
    Dissertation Fellowship, Program for Assessing and Revitalizing the Social Sciences
    Sponsoring Organization: University of Pennsylvania
    Date: 1987 - 1988
    Investigators:Wojtowicz, R.