Graduate Program Alumni

Olga Viso, M.A., 1992
Director of the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis. Formerly director of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.

Flora Brooke Anthony
Summer 2014, Ph.D., Egyptian Art
Instructor, Art History, Ernest G. Welch School of Art and Design, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

Susan Blevins
Summer 2013, Ph.D., Roman Art

Anne M. Bolin
Summer 2000, Ph.D., American Art
Adjunct, Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, CT

Angi Elsea Bourgeois
Fall 2003, Ph.D., Italian Renaissance
Assistant Professor, Department of Art, Mississippi State University

Sienna Brown
Spring 2010, Ph.D., Modern and Contemporary Art
Prints and Drawings Annenberg Curatorial Fellow, Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

Sheramy Bundrick
Spring 1998, Ph.D.,Ancient
Assistant Professor of Art History, University of South Florida

Jennifer ButterworthSpring 2016, Ancient Egyptian Art

Catherine Caesar
Fall 2005, Ph.D., Modern
Assistant Professor of Art History, University of Dallas, Irving, TX

Catherine Chastain
Spring 1998, Ph.D., American Art
Associate Professor of Art History & Director of Summer Honors Program, North Georgia College & State University

Jason Ciejka
Summer 2011, Ph.D., Italian Renaissance
Associate Director, Programs, Office for Undergraduate Education, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Delinda Collier
Spring 2010, Ph.D., Modern and Contemporary African Art
Assistant Professor, Art History, Theory and Criticism, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Elizabeth Cummins
Summer 2013, Ph.D., Egyptian Art
Instructor of Art History, Kennesaw State University

Catherine Fernandez
Fall 2012, Ph.D., Medieval Art
Reader/Research Scholar, Index of Christian Art, Princeton University

Clare P. Fitzgerald
Summer 2013, Ph.D., Egyptian Art
Museum Education Coordinator, Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute, Utica, NY

Rachel Foulk
Fall 2011, Ph.D., Roman Art
Associate Professor of Art History and Humanities, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI

Jacqueline R. Francis
Fall 2000, African American Art
Wm. Wilhartz Assistant Professor, Department of the History of Art, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Pamela Franco
Spring 2001, Ph.D., African Diaspora
Executive Associate, Academic Affairs, Xavier University of Louisiana, New Orleans, LA

Lisa D. Freiman
Spring 2001, Ph.D., Contemporary Art
Senior Curator of Contemporary Art and Director, Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN

Olubukola Gbadegesin
Summer 2010, Ph.D., African Art
Assistant Professor, Department of Fine & Performing Arts, St. Louis University, Saint Louis, MO

Jessica Gerschultz
Spring 2012, Ph.D., African Art
Assistant Professor of African and African American Studies, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

Mirjam (Merel) Groentjes
Fall 2016, Ph.D., Renaissance Art
EJR-Quartz-Leiden, The Netherlands

Amanda Hellman
Summer 2013, Ph.D., African Art
Curator of African Art, Michael C. Carlos Museum, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Virginia Henderson
Spring 1998, Ph.D., Medieval Art
Independent scholar
Spring 2005, Visiting Professor, University of Oregon, Eugene

Lacey T. Jordan
Fall 1999, Ph.D., American Art
Independent scholar

Peri Klemm
Spring 2002, Ph. D., African Art
Assistant Professor, California State University, Northridge

Rachel P. Kreiter
Fall 2015, Ph. D, Ancient Egyptian Art

Sarah R. Kyle
Spring 2010, Ph.D., Italian Renaissance
Assistant Professor of Humanities and Philosophy, University of Central Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK

Katrina Dickson Lah
Spring 2002, Ph.D., Ancient
Fall 2000-Spring 2001,Online Course Instructor, The Alliance for Lifelong Learning,Oxford, Stanford and Yale Universities.
Visiting Assistant Professor, Classics Department, Emory University

Ashley Laverock
Spring 2016, Ph.D., Medieval Art
Professor of Art History, SCAD Atlanta

Jennifer Lee
Summer 2003, Medieval Art
Assistant Professor of Art History, Herron School of Art, IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN

Jennifer Lyons
Spring 2016, Ph.D., Medieval Art
Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Art History, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY

Beth Gardiner Lytle
Fall 2015, Ph. D., Ancient Roman Art

Shelley J. MacLaren
Summer 2007, Ph.D., Italian Renaissance
Director of the University Art Gallery at the University of the South, Sewanee,TN

Anthony F. Mangieri
Spring 2008, Ph.D., Greek Art/Architecture
Assistant Professor of Art History, Salve Regina University, Newport, RI

Dinah McClintock
Fall 1998, Ph.D., American and Modern
Associate Professor of Contemporary Art History
Kennesaw State University

Megan C. McShane
Spring 2004, Modern Art
Asst. Professor, Florida Gulf Coast University
Awarded a Fulbright-Luce Fellowship to China to develop a curriculum for Western Art History survey courses.

Elizabeth Morton
Spring 2003, African Art
Assistant Professor of Art History, Wabash College, Crawfordsville, IN

Ugochukwu-Smooth Nzewi
Summer 2013, Ph.D., African Art
Curator of African Art, Hood Museum, Dartmouth College

Karen O'Day
Spring 2003, Ph.D., Ancient Americas
Associate Professor, Department of Art and Design, University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI

Chika Okeke
Summer 2004, Ph.D., African Art
Assistant Professor of Art History, Princeton University
(formerly Assistant Professor, Department of Art History, Pennsylvania State University)
Awarded the 2007 Roy Sieber Dissertation Award for his dissertation, "Nigerian Art in the Independence Decade: 1957-1967." (Advisor: Sidney Kasfir)

Jennifer Palinkas
Spring 2008, Ph.D., Greek Art/Architecture
Instructor, Arcadia University Center for Education Abroad, Arcadia Center for Hellenic, Mediterranean, and Balkan Studies, Athens, Greece

Jane Rehl
Spring 2003, Ph.D., Ancient Americas
Professor of Art History, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA

Amanda Rogers
Spring 2013, Ph.D., Islamic African Art
Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellow, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Sunanda Sanyal
Fall 2000, African Art
Assistant Professor of Art History, Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University

Sarahh E. M. Scher
Spring 2010, Ph.D., Ancient Art of the Andes
Assistant Professor of Art, Upper Iowa University, Fayette, IA

Andrea Shanley
Fall 2015, Ph.D., Egyptian Art
Collections Services Assistant, Michael C. Carlos Museum, Emory University

Jennifer Siegler
Spring 2015, Ancient American Art
Lecturer in Art History, Ernest G. Welch School of Art and Design, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

Amy Sowder
Spring 2009, Ph.D., Greek Art/Architecture
Assistant Professor of Greek and Roman Art, Towson University, Baltimore, MD

Suzanne N. Spencer
Spring 2005, Ph.D., Modern Architecture
Long-term Senior Lecturer, Dept of Art and Art History, University of Nebraska

Jessica J. Stephenson
Spring 2006, Ph.D., African Art
Assistant Professor of Art History, School of Art and Design, Kennesaw State University

John Stephenson
Spring 2006, Ph.D., Roman Art
Assistant Professor, Department of Art, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

Devon Stewart
Fall 2014, Ph.D., Roman Art
Adjunct Lecturer of Art History, Oxford College of Emory University, Oxford, GA

Emily Taub-Webb
Spring 2010, Ph.D., Modern and Contemporary Art
Professor of Art History, Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, GA

Jeffrey Thompson
Summer 2006, Ph.D., Modern Art
Assistant Professor of Art History and Chair of Film Studies, University of the South, Sewanee, TN
(Formerly Assistant Professor, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI)

Meghan Tierney
Summer 2016, Ph.D. Ancient American Art
Robert A. Oden, Jr. Postdoctoral Fellow for Innovation in the Humanities and Art History, Carleton College, Northfield, MN

Virginia Gardner Troy
Summer 1997, Ph.D., Modern European
Associate Professor of Art History, Berry College
- Book published 2002: "Anni Albers and Ancient American Textiles: From the Bauhaus to Black Mountain," Ashgate, Aldershot, England, and Burlington, VT.
- Book published 2006: "The Modernist Textile: Europe and America 1890 - 1940," by Ashgate/Lund Humphries, London.

John Tyson
Fall 2015, Ph.D., Contemporary Art
Assistant Professor of Art History, University of Massachusetts, Boston

Laura Wingfield
Spring 2009, Ph.D., Ancient American Art
Assistant Curator of Art of the Americas, Michael C. Carlos Museum, Emory University

Elliott D. Wise
Summer 2016, Ph.D., Renaissance Art
Assistant Professor, Comparative Arts & Letters, Brigham Youn University, Provo, UT