Job Placement

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

Anne Feng
Boston University
Assistant Professor (starting August 2019)
Harvard University
One Year Post-Doctoral Fellowship in East Asian Languages & Civilizations
Hannah Klemm
St. Louis Art Museum
Assistant Curator
Alexandra Marraccini
Warburg Institute, University of London
Bilderfahrzeuge Project, Research Associate
Caroline Schopp
University of Vienna
Postdoctoral University Assistant
Beth Woodward
Lake Forest College
Visiting Assistant Professor
Emily Capper
University of Minnesota
Lecturer
Jennifer Cohen
Art Institute of Chicago
Research Associate in the Department of Modern & Contemporary Art
Carl & Marilynn Thoma Foundation
Research Fellow
Ingrid Greenfield
Harvard University, Villa I Tatti Center for Italian Renaissance Studies
Postdoctoral Fellow
Quincy Ngan
University of Iowa
Visiting Assistant Professor
Victoria Salinger
Pennsylvania State University
Junior Visiting Fellow
Marin Sarve-Tarr
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMoMA)
Fisher Collection Curatorial Fellow Postdoc
Jie Shi
Bryn Mawr College
Assistant Professor
Leslie Wilson
SUNY Purchase
Assistant Professor
Kelli Wood
University of Michigan
Postdoctoral Scholar 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
University of Colorado, Boulder
Assistant Professor
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
Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan
Assistant Professor
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
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
Postdoctoral Fellow in the Humanities
UNC Chapel Hill
Assistant Professor
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 - Study Abroad Cortona, Italy
Visiting Professor
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
Erin Hazard
Western Washington University
Assistant Professor
Wei-Cheng Lin
University of Chicago
Associate Professor; Director of Graduate Studies (Art History)
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
Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, University of Rochester
Assistant Dean and Executive Director
University of Rochester
Assistant Professor, American Studies, Eastman School of Music
Joy Beckman
Beloit College
Associate Professor of Art History & Director of the Wright Museum of Art
Beloit College
Assistant Professor, Art and Art History
Amy Bingaman
Bowling Green State University
Assistant Professor
Josh Ellenbogen
University of Pittsburgh
Associate Professor
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
San José State University
Associate Professor
Temple University
Visiting Assistant Professor
Ken Allan
Seattle University
Assistant Professor
Seattle University
Associate 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
University of Birmingham
Research Fellow, CATENA Project
Lisa Pincus
Cornell University
Visiting Assistant Professor
Allie Terry
Bowling Green State University
Assistant Professor
Angela Volan
Princeton University
Postdoctoral Fellow in Hellenic Studies
University of South Florida
Assistant Professor of Art History
Matt Canepa
University of California, Irvine
Chair & Professor in Art History and Archaeology of Ancient Iran
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
McGill University
Associate Professor & Graduate Program Director
Naomi Hume
Seattle University
Assistant Professor
Sonya Lee
University of Southern California
Assistant Professor
Elizabeth Liebman
Northwestern University
Visiting Assistant Professor
Chicago Dance History Project
Co-Founder
Dawn Odell
Virginia Tech
Assistant Professor
Elizabeth Siegel
Art Institute of Chicago
Associate Curator of Photography
Sabine Wieber
Oxford University
Oxford Brookes Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Glasgow
Lecturer in History of Art, Architecture & Design
Elizabeth Bloom Avery
Wabash College
Visiting Assistant Professor
Katherine Haskins
Yale University
Director of the Art Library
Adam Jolles
Florida State University
Assistant Professor
Florida State University
Department Chair and Associate Professor
Hajime Nakatani
Rice University
Assistant Professor
Christina Nielsen
Art Institute of Chicago
Curator
Huntington Library
Director of the Art Collections
Jacqueline Tuerk
Kean University
Assistant Professor
Marian Bleeke
Beloit College
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Cleveland State University
Associate Professor & Director of General Education
Karen Carter
Miyazaki International College, Japan
Assistant Professor
Lisa Deam
Lily Foundation
Postdoctoral Fellow
Lisa Meyerowitz
Art Institute of Chicago
Special Projects Editor, Publications
Art Institute of Chicago
Editorial Director
Rebecca Zorach
University of Chicago
Harper-Schmidt Fellow
Northwestern University,
Professor of Art and Art History
Anna Arnar
Moorehead State University, Minnesota
Instructor
Moorehead State University, Minnesota
Professor of Art History
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
Art Institute of Chicago
Head of Interpretation
Barbara Jaffee
Northern Illinois University
Assistant Professor
Paula Lee
University of South Florida
Instructor
Michael Mackenzie
Wabash College
Assistant Professor
Anna Brzyski-Long
University of Kentucky
Professor of Art History
Southern Illinois University
Department of Art History
Stephanie D'Alessandro
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Curator of Modern Art
Art Institute of Chicago
Associate Curator of Modern Painting and Sculpture
Julie Johnson
University of Texas at San Antonio
Associate Professor of Art History
Utah State University, Logan
Assistant Professor
Ikumi Kaminishi
Tufts University
Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies
Adrienne Kochman
Columbia College
Assistant Professor
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Lecturer
Pamela Loos-Noji
Georgia State University
Visiting Professor
Kate Luchini
City of Salem, MA
Staff Planner for Art and Culture
Loyola University, Chicago
Assistant Director of the Martin D'Arcy Museum
Claudia Mesch
Arizona State University
Professor, School of Art
Cleveland State University
Department of Art
Alison Pearlman
Cal Poly Pomona
Assistant Professor
John Ricco
Professor of Contemporary Art, Media Theory, and Criticism
University of Toronto
Instructor, Department of Art History
Texas Tech University
Britt Salvesen
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Department Head and Curator, Photography and Prints and Drawings
Art Institute of Chicago
Department of Publications
Sue Taylor
Portland, Oregon
Assistant Professor
Woodman Taylor
University of Illinois, Chicago
Assistant Professor