Current Appointees




I Tatti Fellows


Post-Doctoral Fellows / Assistants to the Director


Term Fellows (1st Semester)


Term Fellows (2nd Semester)


Alebachew Birru

I Tatti/Getty Foundation Fellow
The Shay Culture: Tumuli of traditional-religious people in Ethiopia and their artefactual relationship with the Mediterranean world (10th-16th c.)

Cheikh Sene

I Tatti/DHI Rom Joint Fellow for African Studies
Studying the slave trade through its smallest elements: Trading goods, currencies, weights, measures and taxation in Senegambia 1446-1817

Artists in Residence


Visiting Professors (1st Semester)


Tod Marder

Tod Marder

Robert Lehman Visiting Professor
Architectural Drawings in Early Modern Italy: media, methods, functions, interpretations

Visiting Professors (2nd Semester)


Mariko Muramatsu

Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Visiting Professor
The Transformation of the Female Body in Italian Literature, from the 13th to the 16th Centuries. From the Theory of Love to the Age of Censorship

Director's Appointments


Research Associates