Faculty

Elise Archias
PhD, University of California, Berkeley, Art History
Modern and Contemporary Art, Performance Art

Catherine Becker
PhD, University of California, Berkeley, Art History
South Asian Architecture and Art 

Director of Undergraduate Studies
PhD, University of California, Berkeley, Art History
European Art Since 1700
 
Andrew Finegold
PhD, Columbia University
Visual Culture of the Ancient Americas

Ömür Harmanşah
PhD, University of Pennsylvania, Art History
Archeology, material culture, art and art history of the ancient Near East, cultural studies approach to space

Hannah B. Higgins
PhD, University of Chicago, Art History
Art since 1945, the Avant Garde

Lisa Yun Lee
Director, School of Art & Art History, UIC
PhD, Duke University, German Studies
Critical Theory, Aesthetics & Politics, Museum and Exhibition Studies

Jonathan Mekinda
PhD, University of Pennsylvania, Art History
Modern and Contemporary Architecture and Design

Chair of Department
PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, History, Theory and Criticism of Architecture
Renaissance and Baroque architecture, Architectural Theory, Military Architecture

Therese Quinn
Director of Museum and Exhibition Studies
PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago, Curriculum Studies
Museum Studies, Curriculum Theories, Social Justice Pedagogies 

Blake Stimson
PhD, Cornell University, Art History
Critical Theory, Contemproary Art, and the History of Photography