Art History Faculty
Jill Holaday, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor (Term), Art History
147 Lutz Hall • Phone: 502.852.0444 • Email Dr. Holaday
Research: Contemporary Art History and Theory
Benjamin Hufbauer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Art History
149 Lutz Hall • Phone: 502.852.0442 • Website • Email Dr. Hufbauer
Research: Presidential Libraries • Monuments, Memory, and Commemoration • Public History • Film
Delin Lai, Ph.D.
Professor, Art History
146 Lutz Hall • Phone: 502.852.0445 • Website • Email Dr. Lai
Research: Chinese Art • Japanese Art • Eastern Asia Landscape Art • 20th Century Chinese Artists and Architects • Cities, Architecture, and Gardens of China and Japan
Critical and Curatorial Studies Faculty
Chris Reitz, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor and Program Head, Critical and Curatorial Studies
Gallery Director, Hite Art Institute
145 Lutz Hall • Phone: 502.852.0441• Website • Email Chris Reitz
Research: Art and Exhibitions in the Era of Neoliberalism • the Art Market • Critical Theory
Studio Art & Design Faculty
Moon-he Baik, M.F.A.
Associate Professor, Interior Design
25 Schneider Hall • Phone: 502.852.0945 • Website • Email Moon-he Baik
Research: Interior Design • Textile Design • Multi-cultural Interiors • Sustainability and Environmental Design
Tiffany Calvert, M.F.A.
Assistant Professor, Painting
113B Schneider Hall • Phone: 502.852.0803 • Website
Mary Carothers, M.F.A.
8 Schneider Hall • Phone: 502.852.0836 • Website • Email Mary Carothers
Research: Photography • Urban and Public Art • Video • Documentary • Installations • Collaborative Projects
Ying Kit Chan, M.F.A.
Professor, foundations, advanced drawing concepts, art and social change
139 Lutz Hall • Phone: 502.852.0806 • Website • Email Ying Kit Chan
Research: Contemporary practices in art • Drawing and painting • Digital media and new media studies • Contemporary art issues • Cross cultural and critical theories • Chinese arts theory and criticism • Analytic and continental aesthetics • Sustainability and environmental ethics • Art and Social Justice
Leslie Friesen, B.A.
Power Agency Designer-in-Residence, Term, Graphic Design
28 Schneider Hall • Phone: 502.852.3605 • Website • Email Leslie Friesen
Research: Design for Public Issues • Print and Digital Publication Design
Barbara Hanger, M.F.A.
Associate Professor, Art Education
18 Schneider Hall • Phone: 502.852.0879 • Website • Email Barbara Hanger
Research: Contemporary practices in drawing, papermaking and book arts • Contemporary research and practice in art education
Scott Massey, M.F.A.
Director, Hite Art Institute and Chairperson, Department of Fine Arts
Associate Professor, Sculpture
140 Studio Arts / HP • Phone: 502.852.6863 • Website • Email Scott Massey
Research: Contemporary Sculpture Practices and Theory • Public Art • Ritualism
Laura McGarity, M.S.
Assistant Professor, Term, Interior Design
25 Schneider Hall • Email Laura McGarity
Cristina Carbone, Ph.D.
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Valerie Fuchs, M.F.A.
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Bill Gilliss, M.Arch.
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Lizzie Gulick, M.F.A.
Fiber / Mixed Media
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Victor Kustes, M.F.A.
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Sharon Leightty, M.F.A.
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Douglas Miller, M.F.A.
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Helen Payne, M.F.A.
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Bess Reed, Ph.D.
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Monica Stewart, M.F.A.
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Graduate Teaching Assistants
Megan Bickel, B.F.A., M.F.A. Student
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Shae Goodlett, B.A., M.F.A. Student
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Zahid Saeed, B.A., M.F.A. Student
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Rachid Tagoulla, B.A., M.F.A. Student
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Katherine Watts, B.S., M.F.A. Student
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Karen Weeks, B.F.A., M.F.A. Student
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Hazel Dodge, Ph.D.
Louis Claude Purser Senior Lecturer
Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublin
Dublin, Ireland • Website
Research: Roman construction and building technology
Georg Leidenberger, Ph.D.
Professor, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana
Cuajimalpa-Mexico City, Mexico
Bruce Hainley, Ph.D.
Professor, Art Center College of Design
Pasadena, CA • Website
Ester Bell, Ph.D.
Curator of European Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture
Cincinnati Art Museum
Anna Brzyski, Ph.D.
School of Art and Visual Studies
University of Kentucky • Website
Madeline Burnside, Ph.D.
Executive Director Emerita
Frazier International History Museum
Scott Erbes, M.A.
Curator of Decorative Arts and Design
Speed Art Museum
Erika Holmquist-Wall, Ph.D.
Chief Curator and Mary and Barry Bingham, Sr. Curator
of European and American Paintings and Sculpture
Speed Art Museum
Henry Hornstein, M.F.A.
Professor of Photography
Rhode Island School of Design
Miranda Lash, M.A.
Curator of Contemporary Art
Speed Art Museum
Rebecca Long, M.A.
Associate Curator of European Paintings and Sculpture before 1945
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Aldy Milliken, B.S.
Director and Chief Curator
Dean Otto, M.A.
Curator of Film
Speed Art Museum
Suzanne Weaver, M.A.
Modern and Contemporary Art
San Antonio Museum of Art
John Begley, M.F.A.
Thomas Buser, Ph.D.
Stow Chapman, M.Arch.
Henry Chodkowski, M.F.A.
Dario Covi, Ph.D.
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Julia Duncan, M.A.
Linda Gigante, Ph.D.
Lida Gordon, M.F.A.
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James Grubola, M.F.A.
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Jay Kloner, Ph.D.
Stephanie Maloney, Ph.D.
Gabrielle Mayer, M.F.A.
Suzanne Mitchell, M.F.A.
Peter Morrin, M.F.A.
William Morgan, Ph.D.
Nancy Pearcy, M.A.
John Whitesell, M.F.A.