Graduate School Bulletin

Spring 2023


Faculty of Art History and Criticism


Bogart, Michele H., Ph.D., 1979, University of Chicago: American Art and Visual Culture.

Lutterbie, John, Ph.D., 1983, University of Washington: Performance and Theatre Studies.

Rubin, James H., Ph.D., 1972, Harvard University: 18th- and 19th-century Art; Art and Politics.

Siegel, Katy, Ph.D., 1995, University of Texas at Austin: Art Criticism, Postwar and Contemporary Art, Curatorial Studies.

Associate Professors

Frank, Barbara E., Ph.D., 1988, Indiana University: African, Mesoamerican and African Diaspora art history.

Patterson, Zabet, Ph.D., 2007, University of California, Berkeley:  Contemporary European and American Art & Criticism; History & Theory of Computational Media, Performance & Cybernetics.

Uroskie, Andrew V., Ph.D., 2005, University of California, Berkeley: History And Criticism of Late Modernism, Experimental Film, Video and Performance.

Assistant Professors

Belisle, Brooke, Ph.D., 2012, University of California, Berkeley:; Visual Culture, Media Art, Comparative History and Theory Of Photography, Cinema, and Digital Media.

Lee, Sohl, Ph.D., 2014, University of Rochester: Contemporary East Asian Art and Visual Culture, Critical Theory and Globalization.

Lloyd, Karen, Ph.D. 2010, Rutgers University: European Renaissance and Baroque Art, Italian Sculpture, Early Modern Europe and the Americas, Early Modern Art Theory.

Mather, David S., Ph.D., 2012, University of California, San Diego: Early Twentieth-Century and Interwar European Art.


Goodarzi, Shoki, Senior Lecturer. Ph.D., 1999, University of California at Berkeley: Contemporary Middle Eastern Art & Cinema; Near Eastern Art & Archaeology; Greek & Roman Art and Archaeology; Curatorial Studies.

Arts Administration

Harrison, Helen, Director of the Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center.

Levitov, Karen, Director and Curator, Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery, Staller Center for the Arts.

Walsh, Lorraine, Art Director and Curator of The Simons Center for Geometry and Physics.

Affiliated Faculty

Casey, Edward, Distinguished Professor of Philosophy. Ph.D. 1967, Northwestern University. Phenomenology, philosophical psychology, aesthetics, theory of psychoanalysis.

Craig, Megan, Associate Professor of Philosophy. Ph.D., 2007 New School: Levinas and aesthetics; phenomenology; painting.

Harvey, Robert, Distinguished Professor of Philosophy. Ph.D.,1988, University of California, Berkeley. 20th- & 21st-century literatures in French, Critical Theory, Literature & the Arts, Film & Theory of film, Sexuality & Literature, Terror & Surveillance.

Kaplan, Elizabeth Ann, Distinguished Professor of English and Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies; Past and Founding Director of the Humanities Institute at Stony Brook. Ph.D., 1970, Rutgers University: Film and cultural studies; women's studies; psychoanalysis.

Rawlinson, Mary, Professor of Philosophy, Ph.D., 1978, Northwestern University: 19th-century philosophy; Hegel; contemporary French philosophy; aesthetics and literary theory; bioethics.