Graduate Group

At the University of Pennsylvania, post-baccalaureate study in the liberal arts is directed by "graduate groups," under the supervision of the Associate Dean of the Graduate Division of the School of Arts and Sciences (SAS). The Graduate Group in the History of Art includes all the members of the Department of the History of Art, plus art historians from other departments in the University and from other Philadelphia institutions.

*designates core faculty in History of Art Department

  • Daniel Barber, Ph.D.; Assistant Professor of Architecture at Penn Design and Associate Chair
  • Philip Betancourt, Ph.D.; Adjunct Professor of the History of Art
  • * David B. Brownlee, Ph.D.; Frances Shapiro-Weitzenhoffer Professor of the History of Art
  • Linda H. Chance, Ph.D.; Associate Professor, Japanese Language and Literature
  • Timothy Corrigan, Ph.D.; Professor of English, HIstory of Art and Cinema Studies
  • * Julie Nelson Davis, Ph.D.; Associate Professor of the History of Art
  • * André Dombrowski, Ph.D.; Assistant Professor of the History of Art
  • Annette Fierro, Ph.D.; Associate Professor of Architecture (Graduate School of Fine Arts)
  • Kathleen A. Foster, Ph.D.; Adjunct Professor of the History of Art and Curator of American Art at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
  • * Sarah Guérin, Ph.D.;Assistant Professor of History of Art
  • * Lothar Haselberger, Ph.D.; Morris Russell and Josephine Chidsey Williams Professor of Roman Architecture in History of Art
  • * Renata Holod, Ph.D.; Professor of the History of Art
  • * David Kim, Ph.D.; Assistant Professor of the History of Art
  • John Dixon Hunt, Ph.D.; Professor of Landscape Architecture (Graduate School of Fine Arts)
  • * Ann Kuttner, Ph.D.; Associate Professor of the History of Art
  • David Leatherbarrow, Ph.D.; Professor of Architecture (Graduate School of Fine Arts)
  • * Michael Leja, Ph.D.; Professor of the History of Art
  • Suzanne Lindsay, Ph.D.; Adjunct Associate Professor of the History of Art
  • Darielle Mason, Ph.D.; Adjunct Associate Professor of the History of Art and the Stella Kramish Curator of Indian and Himalayan Art at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
  • Catriona MacLeod, Ph.D.; Professor of German
  • Frank Matero, Ph.D.; Associate Professor of Architecture and Chair of Graduate Group in Historic Preservation (Architectural Conservation)
  • Justin Thomas McDaniel, Ph.D., Professor of Religious Studies
  • * Michael W. Meister, Ph.D.; W. Norman Brown Professor of the History of Art
  • * Robert G. Ousterhout, Ph.D.; Byzantine Art and Architecture
  • * Holly Pittman, Ph.D.; College Women Class of 1963 Professor of the History of Art
  • Kevin Platt, Ph.D.; Professor, Slavic Languages and Literatures
  • * Christine G. Poggi, Ph.D.; Professor of the History of Art
  • * Karen Redrobe (formerly Beckman), Ph.D.; Jaffe Professor of the History of Art
  • Lauren Ristvet, Ph.D.; Associate Professor of Anthropology
  • C. Brian Rose, Ph.D.; James B. Pritchard Professor of Archaelogy and Curator-in-Charge, Mediterranean Section
  • * Gwendolyn DuBois Shaw, Ph.D.; Associate Professor of the History of Art
  • * Larry A. Silver, Ph.D.; Farquhar Professor of the History of Art
  • * Kaja Silverman, Ph.D.; Professor of the History of Art
  • Robert St. George, Ph.D.; Associate Professor of History
  • Peter Stallybrass, Ph.D.; Annenberg Professor in the Humanities and Professor of English
  • Nancy Steinhardt, Ph.D.; Professor in the Dept. of East Asian Languages and Civilizations
  • Michael Taylor, Ph.D., Adjunct Associate Professor of the History of Art and Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
  • Liliane Weissberg, Ph.D., Professor of German