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  Nov 23, 2017
 
2017-2018 University Catalog

Art and Art History (ARTH, ARTS)


HONORS: Honors Programs in art history and studio art are offered for qualified students; see department head for details.

Department Head: Kathleen Olson-Janjic

Faculty

First date is the year in which the faculty member began service as regular faculty at the University. Second date is the year of appointment to the present rank.

George R. Bent, Ph.D.—(1993)-2007
Sidney Gause Childress Professor of Art History
Ph.D., Stanford University

Christa Kreeger Bowden, M.F.A.—(2006)-2011
Professor of Art
M.F.A., University of Georgia

Melissa Robin Kerin, Ph.D.—(2011)-2011
Associate Professor of Art History
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Elliott Haigh King, Ph.D.—(2012)-2012
Assistant Professor of Art History
Ph.D., University of Essex

Andrea Lepage, Ph.D.—(2008)-2014
Associate Professor of Art History
Ph.D., Brown University

Kathleen Olson-Janjic, M.F.A.—(1987)-2007
Pamela H. Simpson Professor of Art and Art History
M.F.A., Yale University


NOTE: The studio art and art history courses are numbered according to the following schemes.

level

subject

ARTH scheme

100, survey

0, General/Ancient

200, period lecture

4, Asia

300, seminar (adv)

5, Europe to 1800

400, dir/indep work

6, Modern/America

 

7, Latin America

level

subject

ARTS scheme

100, beginning

0, Criticism

200, middle

1, drawing & painting

300, advanced

2, photo & printing

400, dir/indep work

3, design & sculpture