Historic Preservation

This page contains departmental information for Historic Preservation students. 
Visit Fall 2020 Guidelines for Schoolwide updates.

 

HSPV Office

To contact the Department of Historic Preservation

Email
micahdor@design.upenn.edu
magic@design.upenn.edu
*also feel free to reach either of us by Microsoft Teams

Phone
215-898-31693

Drop in Zoom Office Hours (no appointment necessary)
Mondays & Tuesdays: 10:00am-1:00pm
Wednesdays: 7:00am-9:00am
join room here (password required) 

By Appointment Meetings with HSPV Office Staff
Thursdays 12:00pm-4:00pm
Sign up via Calendly
Once you've made an appointment join the zoom meeting here
(password required / waiting room enabeled) 

*If the above times don't work for your schedule, please feel free to email anyime. 

Department staff members will be on site Tuesdays

Faculty Office Hours

Frank Matero
Thursday 2:00pm-5:00pm
sign up via youcanbookme.com. Remember to add your phone number

Randall Mason
Tuesday and Thursday, 3:00-5:00pm
Please sign up at calendly.com/rfmason and include your preferred phone number
And other times by request: email to rfmason@design.upenn.edu

Francesca Ammon
By appointment on Zoom, Mondays 12:00-2:00 pm (advance sign-up required)

Kecia Fong
By appointment on Thursdays 3:00-5:00 pm (advance sign-up required

Fall Courses

HSPV Fall 2020 Course Schedule 
HSPV Fall 2020 Course Descriptions

SYLLABI
(Check Penn In Touch. Syllabi subject to change before the first day of class)

FIRST YEAR CORE

American Architecture | HSPV 521-001 | Emmons
Wednesday, 9:00 Am - 12:00 PM
Online- Synchronous and Asynchronos

Documentation, Research, Recording I | HSPV 600-001 Ammon & Fong
Tuesday, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Site Visits & Online- Synchronous and Asynchronous

Digital Media for Historic Preservation I | HSPV 624-001/10 | Hinchman (coming soon)
Thursday, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM & Thursday, 5:00 PM - 6:30 Pm (Lab)
0.5 Cu / 10/27/2020 - 12/10/2020)
Lab & Online- Synchronous and Asynchronous

Theories Of Historic Preservation | HSPV 660-301 | Mason 
Thursday, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
(0.5 Cu / 9/1/2020 - 10/26/2020)
Online- Synchronous and Asynchronous

 

SECOND YEAR CORE

Thesis Workshop I | HSPV 710-001 | Matero
Thursday, 9:00 Am – 12:00 PM
In-Person & Online- Synchronous and Asynchronous

Historic Preservation Studio | HSPV 701-201 | Mason & Hawkes
Monday & Thursday, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
In-Person & Online- Synchronous and Asynchronous

 

ELECTIVES

Building Diagnostics and Monitoring | HSPV 552-001 Henry 
Friday, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Site Visits & Online- Synchronous and Asynchronous

Preservation Through Public Policy | HSPV 572-001 | Hollenberg
Friday, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Online- Synchronous and Asynchronous

Conservation Seminar: Masonry | HSPV 739-301 | Ingraffia
Wednesday, 9:00 Am – 12:00 PM
Lab & Online- Synchronous

American Domestic Interiors | HSPV 531-001 | Keim (coming soon)
Monday, 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
Online- Synchronous and Asynchronous

Contemporary Design in Historic Settings | HSPV 640-301 | Hawkes
Tuesday, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Online- Synchronous and Asynchronous