Job Placement

Listed below are the first job placements for graduates of the PhD program. Alumni are listed by academic year of graduation.

Hannah Klemm
  • St. Louis Art Museum
  • Assistant Curator
Caroline Schopp
  • University of Vienna
  • Postdoctoral University Assistant, Department of Art History
Emily Capper
  • University of Minnesota
  • Lecturer
Jennifer Cohen
  • Carl & Marilynn Thoma Foundation
  • Research Fellow
Ingrid Greenfield
  • Harvard University
  • Postdoctoral Fellow at Villa I Tatti, Center for Italian Renaissance Studies
Quincy Ngan
  • University of Iowa
  • Visiting Assistant Professor
Victoria Salinger
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Junior Visiting Fellow at the Center for Humanities and Information
Marin Sarve-Tarr
  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMoMA)
  • Fisher Collection Curatorial Fellow Postdoc
Jie Shi
  • Bryn Mawr College
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Art History
Leslie Wilson
  • SUNY Purchase
  • Assistant Professor of Art History
Kelli Wood
  • University of Michigan
  • Postdoctoral Scholar, Michigan Society of Fellows, and Assistant Professor
Jin Xu
  • Vassar College
  • Assistant Professor of East Asian Art History
Adrian Anagnost
  • Tulane University
  • Assistant Professor
Nicola Barham
  • Art Institute of Chicago
  • Research Associate in the Department of Ancient and Byzantine Art
Anna Lee
  • Smith College
  • Postdoctoral Fellow of History of Photography
Stephanie Su
  • Scripps College
  • Lecturer
Nancy Lin
  • Harvard University
  • Korea Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow at the Korea Institute
Michelle Maydanchik
  • Amherst College
  • Mellon-Keiter Postdoctoral Fellow
Matt Saba
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Curatorial Fellow, Department of Islamic Art
Irene Backus
  • Oklahoma State University
  • Assistant Professor
Kris Ercums
  • Spencer Museum of Art
  • Curator of Asian Art
Rachel Jans
  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMoMA)
  • Assistant Curator, Painting and Sculpture
Julia Langbein
  • Trinity College, Oxford
  • Junior Research Fellow
Seunghye Lee
  • Academy of Buddhist Studies, Dongguk University (Seoul)
  • Researcher
Jill Shaw
  • Picker Art Gallery, Colgate University
  • Senior Curator of Collections
Maggie Taft
  • Washington University in St. Louis
  • Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow
Michael Tymkiw
  • Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz – Max-Planck Institut
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
Lisa Zaher
  • University of Chicago
  • Conservation Research Fellow
Mia Liu
  • Yale University
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
Ian Bourland
  • Maryland Institute College of Art
  • Instructor
Sun-ah Choi
  • Columbia University
  • Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow
Nancy Feldman
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  • Instructor, Theory and Criticism
Catherine Stuer
  • Denison University
  • Assistant Professor
Kris Cohen
  • Reed College
  • Assistant Professor
Katie Kirtland
  • Colgate University
  • Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow, Film and Media Studies
Harper Montgomery
  • Hunter College
  • Assistant Professor
Julia Orell
  • Kunsthistorisches Institut, Universität Zürich
  • Assistentin
Evelyn Ramos-Alfred
  • Smithsonian American Art Museum
  • Curator of Latin-American Art
Christa Robbins
  • Cornell College
  • Visiting Assistant Professor
Jeffrey Saletnik
  • Amherst College
  • Visiting Assistant Professor and ACLS Fellow
Galina Tirnanic
  • Research Center for Anatolian Civilization, Koc University, Istanbul
  • Senior Research Fellow
Peggy Wang
  • Denison University
  • Assistant Professor
Christina Yu
  • Los Angeles County Museum of Art
  • Assistant Curator of Chinese Art
Kerry Boeye
  • Loyola University of Maryland
  • Assistant Professor
Joyce Cheng
  • University of Oregon
  • Assistant Professor
Christina Gonzalez
  • Oklahoma State University
  • Assistant Professor
Christine Hahn
  • Kalamazoo College
  • Assistant Professor
Chriscinda Henry
  • American Council of Learned Societies
  • Recent Doctoral Recipients Fellowship
Kristine Nielson
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow
Dawna Schuld
  • Indiana University, Bloomington
  • Assistant Professor
Jeehee Hong
  • Dartmouth University
  • Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow
Sarah Miller
  • University of Chicago
  • Terra Foundation Postdoctoral Scholar
Christina Normore
  • Reed College
  • Visiting Assistant Professor
Rebecca Reynolds
  • University of West Georgia
  • Assistant Professor
Paroma Chatterjee
  • University of Pennsylvania; UNC Chapel Hill
  • Postdoctoral Fellow in the Humanities; Assistant Professor, tenure track -- began 2009
Karl Debreczeny
  • Rubin Museum of Art, New York
  • Curator
Stacy Hand
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  • Instructor
Matthew Hunter
  • Courtauld Institute of Art, London
  • Visiting Lecturer
Alexandra Korey
  • University of Georgia (UGA) Study Abroad Cortona, Italy
  • Visiting Professor of Art History
Delin Lai
  • University of Louisville
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Fine Arts
Lia Markey
  • Princeton University Art Museum
  • Curatorial Assistant, Prints and Drawings Department
Eileen Michal
  • Loyola University
  • Instructor
Yun-Chiahn Sena
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Assistant Professor
Yudong Wang
  • Union College, Schenectady, New York
  • Assistant Professor in East Asian Art, Department of Visual Arts
Nell Andrew
  • University of Georgia
  • Assistant Professor
Patrick Hajovsky
  • Sarofim School of Fine Arts, Southwestern University
  • Visiting Assistant Professor
Wei-Cheng Lin
  • Iowa State University
  • Assistant Professor, East Asian Art and Architecture
Małgorzata Lisiewicz
  • University of Gdansk, Poland
Allison Morehead
  • King's College
  • University of Cambridge Research Fellow, Art History/Visual Culture
Rachel Remmel
  • University of Rochester
  • Assistant Professor, American Studies, Eastman School of Music
Joy Beckman
  • Beloit College
  • Assistant Professor, Art and Art History
Amy Bingaman
  • Bowling Green State University
  • Assistant Professor
Josh Ellenbogen
  • Princeton University
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
Maki Fukuoka
  • University of Michigan
  • Assistant Professor, Asian Languages and Cultures
Emily Godbey
  • Iowa State University, Ames
  • Assistant Professor
Winston Kyan
  • Macalester College, St. Paul
  • Assistant Professor
Stephanie Leitch
  • Florida State University
  • Visiting Assistant Professor
Rachel Lindheim
  • California State University, Fullerton
  • Assistant Professor
Anthony Raynsford
  • Temple University
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Art History
Ken Allan
  • Seattle University
  • Assistant Professor
Carmen Fernandez-Salvador
  • Universidad San Francisco de Quito
  • Assistant Professor
Ray Hernandez
  • University of New Mexico, Albuquerque
  • Assistant Professor
Matthew Johnston
  • Radford University, Virginia
  • Assistant Professor
Kate Lingley
  • University of Hawaii, Manoa
  • Assistant Professor
Nancy Nield (Buchwald)
  • University of Memphis
  • Visiting Lecturer
Georgi Parpulov
  • Walter Art Museum
  • Andrew W. Mellon Fellow
Lisa Pincus
  • Cornell University
  • Visiting Assistant Professor
Allie Terry
  • Bowling Green State University
  • Assistant Professor
Angela Volan
  • Princeton University
  • Postdoctoral Fellow in Hellenic Studies
Matt Canepa
  • College of Charleston
  • Assistant Professor
Bonnie Cheng
  • Oberlin College
  • Assistant Professor
Anne Eaton
  • Bucknell University
  • Assistant Professor
Craig Hanson
  • Calvin College
  • Assistant Professor
Cecily Hilsdale
  • University of Michigan
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
Naomi Hume
  • Seattle University
  • Assistant Professor
Sonya Lee
  • University of Southern California
  • Assistant Professor
Elizabeth Liebman
  • Northwestern University
  • Visiting Assistant Professor
Dawn Odell
  • Virginia Tech
  • Assistant Professor
Elizabeth Siegel
  • Art Institute of Chicago
  • Curator, Photography
Sabine Wieber
  • Oxford University
  • Oxford Brookes Postdoctoral Fellow
Elizabeth Bloom Avery
  • Wabash College
  • One-year teaching position
Katherine Haskins
  • Yale University
  • Director of the Art Library
Adam Jolles
  • Florida State University
  • Assistant Professor
Hajime Nakatani
  • Rice University
  • Assistant Professor
Christina Nielsen
  • Art Institute of Chicago
  • Curator
Jacqueline Tuerk
  • Kean University
  • Assistant Professor
Marian Bleeke
  • Beloit College
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor
Karen Carter
  • Miyazaki International College, Japan
  • Assistant Professor
Lisa Deam
  • Lily Foundation
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
Lisa Meyerowtiz
  • Art Institute of Chicago
  • Special Projects Editor, Publications
Rebecca Zorach
  • University of Chicago
  • Harper-Schmidt Fellow
Anna Arnar
  • Moorehead State University, Minnesota
  • Instructor
Rececca DeRoo
  • Washington University, St. Louis
  • Assistant Professor
Rebecca Houze
  • Northern Illinois University
  • Assistant Professor
Michael Schreffler
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Assistant Professor
Anne Harris
  • Depauw University
  • Visiting Assistant Professor
Erin Hogan
  • University of Chicago Press
  • Publicity Manager
Barbara Jaffee
  • Northern Illinois University
  • Assistant Professor
Paula Lee
  • University of South Florida
  • Instructor
Michael Mackenzie
  • Wabash College
  • Assistant Professor
Anna Brzyski-Long
  • Southern Illinois University
  • Department of Art History
Stephanie D'Alessandro
  • Art Institute of Chicago
  • Associate Curator of Modern Painting and Sculpture
Julie Johnson
  • Utah State University, Logan
  • Assistant Professor
Ikumi Kaminishi
  • Tufts University
  • Assistant Professor
Adrienne Kochman
  • Columbia College
  • Assistant Professor
Pamela Loos-Noji
  • Georgia State University
  • Visiting Professor
Kate Luchini
  • Loyola University, Chicago
  • Assistant Director of the Martin D'Arcy Museum
Claudia Mesch
  • Cleveland State University
  • Department of Art
Alison Pearlman
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
John Ricco
  • Texas Tech University, Lubbock
  • Department of Art History
Britt Salvesen
  • Art Institute of Chicago
  • Department of Publication
Sue Taylor
  • Portland, Oregon
  • Assistant Professor
Woodman Taylor
  • University of Illinois, Chicago
  • Assistant Professor
Erin Hazard
  • Western Washington University
  • Assistant Professor