Colleen C. Ho

Colleen C. Ho received her PhD from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 2013. Her research interests include thirteenth and fourteenth-century European-Mongol relations, medieval Eurasian travelers, and the diffusion of artistic practices across Eurasia in the medieval period. Recipient of a Fulbright award and numerous fellowships, she has published articles on Marco Polo, European relations with the Mongol Empire, and the legend of Prester John. She is currently working on projects about Mongol diplomacy to medieval Europe and the Mongol impact on the Crusades, and revising her dissertation for publication. For the 2016-2017 academic year, Dr. Ho’s courses include the medieval world, a history of the Mongol Empire, and a seminar on race and religion in the Middle Ages.


Office Hours:
Tuesday: 10:00 AM-11:00 AM
Thursday: 1:00 PM- 1:50 PM
Tuesday: 1:00 PM-1:50 PM
Thursday: 10:00 AM-10:50 AM
Taliaferro Hall