Research

Reports

NAAB Initial Architectural Program Report for Candidacy, 2019 – Utah Valley University

Historic Structures Report, Harriet Beecher Stowe House, Cincinnati, Ohio, Ratio Architects, 2017 – contributor for Ohio History Connection

Penciling and Key Ruled Joints: Decorative Techniques for Imperfect Brick, 2017 – Boston Architectural College and Ohio History Connection internal research

Concrete Conservation Report: Ohio History Center, 2017 – Boston Architectural College

Historic Impact Assessment, 1970 City Hall, 2017 – City of Kettering, Ohio

Harriet Beecher Stowe House, Cincinnati, Ohio, built 1833

Dissertation

Snider, Marika Dalley. 2012. Entropy and exclusivity: gender and change in the retail environment, Alexandria, Egypt (1970-2011).

Downtown Alexandria, Egypt department store window display

Book Chapter

“New Trinkets in Old Spaces: Cairo’s Khan al-Khalili and the Question of Authenticity,” with Anna Madoeuf, in The Bazaar and the Islamic City: Design, Culture and History, Mohammad Gharipour (ed.), American University in Cairo Press, 2012.

Medieval Bab al-Badistan in Cairo’s Khan Al-Khalili market

Encyclopedia Entry

“Cathedrals and Mosques,” in Winfred J. Bisson, World History Encyclopedia, Era 4: Expanding Regional Civilizations, 300-1000. ABC-CLIO, 2009.

Peer Reviewed Conference Proceedings

(Forthcoming)“Using Cinematographic Tools for Historic House Digital Restorations,” in Conference Proceedings: Intermountain Engineering, Technology, and Computing Conference, Orem, Utah, Oct. 2020.

“Intangible Patterns in Real Space: Using Social Science Methods to Enhance Urban Research in Egypt,” in Considering Research: Reflecting upon current themes in Architectural Research, Philip Plowright and Bryce Gamper (ed.), Lawrence Technical University, 2011.

 “The Okelle and its Viability in the Modern City: 5 Case Studies in Alexandria, Egypt,” in Conference Proceedings of First International Conference on Urban Heritage in the Islamic Countries, May 2010.

“Architectural Identity and Social Construct: How the Imposition of the French New City Affected the Traditional Medina in Tunis,” in Regional Architecture and Identity in the Age of Globalization, Jamal Al-Qawasmi (ed.), CSAAR Press, 2008.

“Virtual Reconstruction of Ancient Egyptian Fortress at Uronarti,” in Conference Proceedings: Hawaii International Conference on Arts and Humanities, Honolulu: Hawaii International Conference on Arts and Humanities, Jan. 2007.

Central Tunis, Tunisia with Bab al-Bahr (Sea Gate)

Published DVD Videos

Learning To Use AutoCAD 2006, A DVD Project Series, Marika Snider and Tom Singer, Delmar Publishing, 2005.

Learning To Use AutoCAD 2005, A DVD Project Series, Marika Snider and Tom Singer, Delmar Publishing, 2004.

AutoCAD 2004 3D Solids, A CD Tutorial Series, Marika Snider and Tom Singer, Delmar Publishing, 2004.

Webinars

Contracts 101: Completing Owner/Architect Contracts, with Josh Flowers; AIA Contract Documents Webinar, Apr. 23, 2020.

AIA Contract Documents 4.10 Launch: Explore Master Agreements, Task Orders and other Small Firm Agreements, with Joshua Balance;AIA Contract Documents Webinar, Nov. 7, 2014.

Common Construction Practices that Cancel Out Energy Efficiency and Air Quality, with Dr. Robert Gilbert, LEED AP, BAP; Learn Virtual Webinar, Nov. 18, 2014.

Unpublished Research

Three Revolutions and Preservation: Egypt’s Complex Relationship with its Recent Past in Tahrir Square, 2016 – Boston Architectural College

Brief Survey of Digital Visualization Tools for Historic Preservation, Case Study: Dayton Aviation Heritage Sites, 2016 – Boston Architectural College

Modern Shopping Centers and the Souq: A Spatial Comparison, 2010

The Origins of Synagogues in the Ancient World, 2017 – University of Utah