KU History of Art Alumni Placement

Below you will find lists of current or past positions held by graduates of our program. These lists are not exhaustive and may not reflect the most recent information. Alumni are invited to submit updates or corrections via email: arthistory@ku.edu

PhD Alumni Lists

Alan Atkinson ('97):  Director of Visual Arts and Curator of Capitol Collections, Oklahoma Arts Council, Oklahoma City, OK

Janet Baker ('91):  Curator of Asian Art, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ

Claudia Brown ('85):  Professor of Art History, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Janet Carpenter ('94):  Professor of Art History, City College of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

Janet Chen ('16):  Freelance translator of Chinese and Japanese

Yen-Yi Chan ('18): Assistant Professor of Art History, Sophia University, Tokyo, Japan

Tsenti (Joseph) Chang ('95):  Senior Research Fellow, Research Institute for Asian Art, Asian Art Museum, San Francisco; previously Associate Curator of Chinese Art, Freer Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC

Qing Chang ('05):  Professor of Art History, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China

Insoo Cho ('02):  Professor of Art Theory, Korea National University of Arts, Seoul, South Korea

Diana Yeongchau Chou ('01):  Associate Curator of Asian Art, San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA

Christina Chu ('90):  Chief Curator, Hong Kong Museum of Art, China (retired)

Mary Dusenbury ('99):  Formerly Research Curator, Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence, KS

Youmi Kim Efurd ('12):  Curator, Rosalind Sallenger Richardson Center for the Arts, Wofford College, Spartanburg, SC

Patricia Fister ('83):  Professor Emerita, International Research Center for Japanese Studies (Nichibunken), Kyoto, Japan

Ruiying Gao ('23): 

Karen Gerhart ('92):  Professor Emerita of Art History, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Noelle Giuffrida ('08):  Assistant Professor of Art History and Assistant Curator of Asian Art, Ball State University, Muncie, IN

Patricia Graham ('84):   Certified appraiser of Chinese, Japanese, and Korean Art; teaching and curatorial positions at institutions including University of Kansas, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, and Saint Louis Art Museum

Kevin Greenwood ('13):  Joan L. Danforth Curator of Asian Art, Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH

Marilyn Gridley ('86):  Professor Emerita of Art History, University of Missouri, Kansas City

Junghee Han ('88):  Associate Professor, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea

Sarah Handler ('83):  Independent historian of Chinese Art, Oakland, CA

Curt Hansman ('80):  Adjunct Professor, History of Art and Architecture, DePaul University, Chicago, IL

Brenda Jordan ('93): Director, University of Pittsburgh Coordinating Site for the National Consortium for Teaching About Asia and Assistant Director, Asian Studies Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 

Jane Ju ('89):  Art History Professor, National Chengchi University, Taipei

Arthur Mu-Sen Kao ('89):  Emeritus Faculty, Art and Art History, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA

Elizabeth Kindall ('06):  Associate Professor of Art History, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul MN

Karil Kucera ('02):  Chair of Asian Studies, Director of Asian Conversations Program, and Professor of Art and Art History/Asian Studies, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN

Takaaki Kumagai ('17):  Independent curator and lecturer, Bogotá, Colombia

Yegee Kwon ('18):  Independent translator for art museums, Seoul, South Korea

Ling-en Lu ('07):  Associate Curator of Early Chinese Art, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO

Jen-Mei Ma ('90):  Professor of Chinese, Augustana College, Rock Island, IL

Karen Mack ('12):  Associate Professor, Faculty of Letters, Atomi University, Tokyo, Japan

Hui Wang Martin ('12):  Lecturer, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

Sooa Im McCormick ('14):  Curator of Korean Art, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH

Alison Miller ('16):  Associate Professor of Art History, University of the South, Sewanee, TN

Halle O’Neal ('11):  Reader in Japanese Art, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

An-Yi Pan ('97):  Associate Professor, History of Art and Visual Studies, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Hillary Pedersen ('10):  Assistant Professor, Japanese Buddhist Art and Visual Culture, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan

Lisa Pluth ('04):  Litigation Paralegal, Rencher Anjewierden, Salt Lake City, UT

Audrey Seo ('97):  Independent scholar and consultant on Japanese Art

Myenghee Son ('18):  Curator, National Museum System of Korea

Diana Tenckhoff ('02):  Instructor, Willamette University, Salem, OR

Robert Thorp ('80):  Professor Emeritus of Art History and Archaeology, Washington University in St. Louis

Rachel Voorhies ('16):  Design Examiner, US Patent and Trademark Office, Washington, DC

Qingli Wan ('91): Professor, University of Hong Kong (deceased)

Amanda Wangwright ('11):  Associate Professor of Art History, School of Visual Art and Design, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

Ankeney Weitz ('94):  Ziskind Professor of East Asian Studies and Art, Colby College, Waterville, ME

Matthew Welch ('95):  Deputy Director and Chief Curator,  Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN

Jean Wetzel ('91):  Associate Professor of Art History, Cal Poly (California Polytechnic State University), San Luis Obispo, CA

Richard L. Wilson ('85):  Professor Emeritus of Art and Archeology and Director of Japan Studies, International Christian University, Tokyo

Kim Wondong ('87): Teaching in a University in Taegu

Donald Wood ('85):  Curator Emeritus of Asian Art, Birmingham Museum of Art

Chao-jan (Philip) Wu ('02):  Associate Professor, Department of Fine Arts, Tunghai University, Taiwan

Hugh Wylie:  Curator of Japanese Art, Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto,  (deceased)

Margaret Carney Xie ('89):  Curator, Blair Museum of Lithophanes, Toledo, OH

Weitian Yan ('22): 

Yi Zhao ('23): 

Pinyan Zhu ('22): 

Sherman Reed Anderson ('08): Associate Professor of Art History, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

Gretchen Atwater ('92): History Teacher, Morristown-Beard School, Morristown, NJ

Elissa Auerbach ('09): Professor of Art History, Georgia College, Milledgeville, GA

Susan J. Baker ('94): Professor of Art History, University of Houston Downtown, Houston, TX

Temma Balducci ('05): Department Chair and Professor of Art History, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR

Heather Belnap:  Associate Professor of Art History, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT

Cynda Benson ('94):  Professor of Art History, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA

Mindy Besaw ('15):  Curator, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR

Sarah Blick ('94): Professor of Art History, Kenyon College, Gambier, OH

Megan Blocksom ('17): Lecturer, Baldwin Wallace University, Berea, OH

Kathryn Boyer ('94): Independent Art Historian and Owner of Boyer Ink, Trollhättan, Sweden

Diane Boze ('99): Professor of Humanities, Northeastern State University, Tahlequah, OK

Martha Breckenridge ('08): Assistant Professor of Art History, Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, MO (retired)

Elizabeth Broun:  Director, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington DC (retired)

Rachel Epp Buller ('04): Associate Professor of Visual Art and Design, Bethel College, Newton, KS

Maria Elena Buszek ('03): Associate Professor of Art History, College of Arts and Media, University of Colorado, Denver, CO

Jill Chancey ('06): Assistant Professor of Art History, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA

Sarah Crawford-Parker ('06): Assistant Vice Provost, First Year Experience, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

Jane Davidson: Professor of Art History, University of Nevada, Reno, NV

Lea Rosson DeLong ('83): Independent Scholar and Curator, Des Moines, IA

Lisa Dorrill ('98): Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA

Ashley Elston ('11): Associate Professor of Art History, Berea College, Berea, KY

Martha Elton ('04): Independent Scholar, Shawnee Mission, KS

Leesa Fanning ('98): Previously Curator of Contemporary Art, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO

Denise Giannino ('17): Public Programs Manager, Vero Beach Museum of Art, Vero Beach, FL

Steven Golan ('94): Owner, SRG Art Conservation LLC, Cincinnati, OH

Jill Vessely Greenwood ('09): Eric and Jane Nord Family Curator of Education, Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH

Randall Griffey ('99): Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

J. Richard Gruber ('87): Director, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA (retired)

Kristan Hanson ('20): Plant Humanities Fellow, Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Washington D.C.

Valerie Lind Hedquist ('90): Professor of Art History and Art Criticism, University of Montana, Missoula, MT

Reinhild Kauenhoven Janzen ('78): Professor of Art History, Washburn University, Topeka, KS (retired)

Diane Chalmers Johnson ('70): Professor of Art History, School of the Arts, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC

Beverly Joyce ('03): Professor of Art History and Gallery Director, Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS

Jan Kennedy ('02): Associate Professor of Art History and Program Head of the Asian Studies Certificate Program, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

Chassica Kirchhoff ('18): Assistant Curator of European Sculpture and Decorative Art, The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI

Brett Knappe ('08): Executive Director and curator, Museum of New Art (MoNA), Portsmouth, NH

Stephanie Fox Knappe ('13): Samuel Sosland Curator of American Art, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO

Lara Kuykendall ('11): Associate Professor of Art History, Ball State University, Muncie, IN

Janey Levy ('88): Rosen Publishing Group classroom division author, Buffalo, NY

Brittany Lockard ('12): Assistant Professor of Art History and Creative Industries, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS

Lynne Lokensgard ('88): Professor of Art History, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX (retired)

Diane Cearfoss Mankin ('96): Associate Professor of Art History, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Vernon Hyde Minor:  Research Professor/Research Scholar, School of Art & Design and School of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Laura Minton ('21): Curator of Exhibitions, Fralin Museum of Art, Charlottesville, VA

Kerry Morgan ('02): Director, Gallery and Exhibition Programs, Minneapolis College of Art & Design, Minneapolis, MN

Michelle Moseley-Christian ('07): Associate Professor and Chair, Art History/Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

Joni Murphy ('08): Professor of English, Haskell Indian Nations University, Lawrence, KS (deceased)

Kate Meyer ('11): Curator of Works on Paper, Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

Mindy Nancarrow ('85): Professor of Art History, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL

Ashley Offill ('20): Andrew W. Mellon Curricular and Digital Projects Coordinator, Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence, KS

Eunyoung Park ('18): Assistant Professor of Art History, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Roberta Pokphanh ('09): Assistant Vice Provost, International Programs and Academic Director, Academic Accelerator Program, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

Ellen C. Raimond ('16): Assistant Curator for Academic Programs, Nasher Museum of Art, Duke University, Durham, NC

Ron Rarick ('87): Associate Professor of Art History, Ball State University, Muncie, IN (retired)

Shirley Reece-Hughes ('06): Curator of Paintings and Sculpture, Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, TX

Madeline Rislow ('12): Assistant Professor of Art History and Director of Art History, Missouri Western State University, Saint Joseph, MO

Michelle Robinson ('06): Formerly Curator of Exhibitions, Figge Art Museum, Davenport, IA (deceased)

Clair Robertson: Professor of Art History, Collin College, Plano, TX

Scott Shields ('06): Associate Director and Chief Curator, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA

Donald Sloan ('04): Assistant Professor of Art History, University of Wisconsin – La Crosse (retired)

Emily Stamey ('09): Curator of Exhibitions, Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Shana Stuart ('09): Adjunct Professor, School of Library and Information Science, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Jerry N. Smith ('12): Chief Curator, Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH     

Maureen Warren: Curator of European and American Art before 1850, Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

April M. Watson ('13): Curator of Photography, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO

Sam Watson ('05): Assistant Professor of Art History, University of Wisconsin – Green Bay

Dixie Webb ('92): Professor of Art History, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN

Mark White ('99): Executive Director, New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe, NM

Pamela White:  Director, Museum Studies Graduate Program, Western Illinois University – Quad Cities, Moline, IL

Deborah J. Wilk ('05): Associate Professor of Art History, University of Wisconsin – Whitewater

Elizabeth Williams ('15):  David and Peggy Rockefeller Curator of Decorative Arts and Design, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

Loren Whittaker ('17): Founder, manager, Whittaker Fine Art Appraisals, Kansas City, MO

MA Alumni Lists

Ruth Allee ('75): Director, Northwestern Scholars, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Ellen Avril ('83): Chief Curator of Asian Art, Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Michael Bass ('98): International Director, Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Christie’s, New York, NY

Karen Brock ; PhD, Princeton University): Associate Professor of Japanese Art History, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO (retired)

Robin Burlingham ('92): Formerly Asian art cataloguer, Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Frank Chance ('76; PhD, University of Washington): Adjunct Associate Professor and Associate Director of the Center for East Asian Studies, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Shu-Hsien Chang ('96): Research Associate at the Taipei City Library and lecturer at the Chung-yuan University in Taipei

Yaun-chien Chang ('91): Executive Director of an Art Foundation in Taipei

Hai-Sheng Chou ('91): Deputy editor-in-chief, Chinese Art News Monthly, Taipei

Walter Davis ('98; PhD, The Ohio State University): Associate Professor, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Yoohyang Do ('96): Doctoral Student, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University

Derek Freeman ('05; JD, University of Colorado, Boulder): Principal, Freeman Law Group LLC, San Antonio, TX

Hollis Goodall ('81): Curator of Japanese Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

Brian Hogarth ('13): Director, Leadership in Museum Education, Bank Street College of Education, New York, NY

Nancy (Dolinich) Hope ('92): Education Program Manager, Center for East Asian Studies, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS (retired)

Shih-ying Hsieh ('93): Curator, National History Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

Chieko Sato Hutchison ('05): Reference and Instruction Librarian, Prairie View A&M University, Houston, TX

Adrienne E. Hyle ('77; PhD, Educational Administration, Kansas State University): Professor, Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, University of Texas at Arlington (retired)

Lee Bruschke-Johnson ('88; PhD, Leiden University): Independent scholar, Netherlands

Hong-nam Kim (PhD, Yale University): Formerly Director of the National Folk Museum, Seoul, Korea; Professor, Ewha Women's University, Seoul, Korea.

Sunglim Kim ('00); PhD, UC Berkeley): Associate Professor, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire

Hsiangling Lai ('86): Independent curator, museum consultant, and adjunct professor, Taipei, Taiwan; formerly Director of Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei, Taiwan

Seongim Lee ('17): Research Assistant, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea

He Li ('89): Associate Curator of Chinese Art, Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, CA

Huei-hsien Lin ('90): Department of Exhibitions, National Palace Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

Lina Lin ('86): Researcher, Department of Painting and Calligraphy, National Palace Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

Yuen-Wan (Patricia) Lin ('91; PhD, University of British Columbia, Vancouver): Assistant Professor, Chaoyang University of Technology, Taichung City, Taiwan

Jiaqi Liu ('14): Instructor, Sino-U.S. College by Beijing Institute of Technology, Zhuhai, China

Shi-yee Liu (PhD, Yale University): Assistant Research Curator of Chinese Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

Bruce MacLaren ('99): Vice President and Senior Chinese Art Specialist, Bonhams Auction House, New York, NY

Gerald Marsella ('97):  Japanese Language Instructor, Middlesex Community College, Bedford, MA

Eric McNeal ('03): Assistant Registrar for Exhibitions, Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL

Leslie Moe-Kaiser ('72; PhD, KU '74; PhD, Educational Administration, Illinois State University): Brand and Reputation Management Professional; Co-Chair, The Center for Asian Pacific American Women; Advisory Council member, Asian Americans Advancing Justice

Chiek Sato ('05): Librarian at Prairie View A&M University, Texas

Midori Oka ('94): Associate Director, Burke Center, Columbia University, New York, NY

Matthew Scanlon ('07): Sales Specialist, Seattle Fish Company, Kansas City, KS; Formerly Museum Associate Director/Curator, Clendening History of Medicine Museum, Kansas City, KS

Yoshiaki Shimizu (PhD, Princeton University): Marquand Professor of Art and Archaeology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ (deceased)

Bonnie Speed ('91): Director, Michael C. Carlos Museum at Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Soroja Srinivasa ('77): Computer Center, University of Kansas

Susan Tai: Elizabeth Atkins Curator of Asian Art, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA

Nuohang Tian ('18): PhD student, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Alexandra Tunstall ('99; PhD, Columbia University): Adjunct Faculty at Agnes Scott College, Decatur, GA

Bor-hua Wang ('83): Adjunct Assistant Professor History of Art and Design, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

Michelle Wang ('97; PhD Harvard University): Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies in Art History, Georgetown University, Washington D.C.

Kwan Shut Wong ('75): Working for Sotheby's as a special advisor, Hong Kong

Juliann Wolfgram ('87): Art History Faculty, Glendale Community College, Glendale, CA

Dandan Xu ('20): PhD student, Brown University, Providence, RI

Chuan-ying Yen ('79): Member of the Academia Sinica in Taipei and the Graduate Institute of Art History of National Taiwan University

Amica Yeung ('00): Entered an MBA program

Yuting Zhang ('17): Registrar and researcher in the Department of Palace Life and Imperial Ritual, Palace Museum, Beijing, China

Anna Allen ('03): Formerly Curator and Art Consultant, Gallery Without Walls, Cleveland, OH

Chittima Amornpichetkul ('82; PhD, Brown University): Vice President of Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand (retired); Independent Researcher

Michael Aurbach ('79; MFA, Southern Methodist University): Professor of Art, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN (retired)

Andi Back ('18): Fine Arts and Humanities Librarian, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

James Ballinger: Director, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ (retired)

Erin Barnett ('99): Director of Exhibitions and Collections, International Center of Photography, New York, NY

Edward Barr ('97): Associate Professor of Technology, McPherson College, McPherson, KS; formerly Director, Mulvane Art Museum, Washburn University, Topeka, KS

Megan Benitz ('05): Registrar/Exhibitions Manager, Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art, St. Joseph, MO

Nancy Bishop ('82; PhD, University of Iowa): Lecturer, Liberal Studies Art and Art History, UNC Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

Erica Bittel ('07): Art History Instructor, Fort Hays State University, Hays, KS

Tracey Boswell: Catalog/Reference Librarian, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO

Alisa Palmer Branham ('94): Licensure Officer, School of Education, KU, Lawrence, KS

Jessica Bristow ('03): Development Director at Friends Historic Preservation and Iowa City Historic Preservation Specialist, Iowa City, IA

Sarah Burt ('88): Formerly Holland Curator of American Western Art, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE (deceased)

Alice Carman ('08): Project Assistant, Whittaker Fine Art Apprailsals, Kansas City, MO

Leslie Chang Jantz ('12): Curator of Education, McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

David Park Curry (PhD, Yale University): Senior Curator of American Painting & Sculpture and Decorative Arts, Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD

Diana Daniels ('95): Curator, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA

Tom de Doncker ('91): Fine Art Dealer & Appraiser, Santa Fe, NM

Victoria Douglas ('87): Independent Scholar, Lawrence, KS

Christine Wesender Dunkel ('93): Adjunct Instructor of Art History, Illinois Central College, Peoria, IL

Lori Eklund ('94): Chief Operations Officer, Amon-Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, TX

Emmeline Erickson ('00): Assistant curator, Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass, Neenah, WI

Lauren Erickson ('17): Director, Marketing Communications, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

Patricia Fidler ('90): Art & Architecture Publisher, Yale University Press

Karen C. Gerety Folk ('05): Curator of Art Education, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, KS

Robert Fucci ('08; PhD, Columbia University): Formerly David E. Finley Fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

Marietta Gapud ('83); Master of Philosphy, History of Art, KU: Professor at the University of the Philippines (retired)

Diana Gaston ('95): Director of Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, NM

Michael Gaudio ('95): (PhD, Stanford University) Professor of visual arts in the early modern Atlantic world, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Lindsey (Wainwright) Gharavi ('73): Formerly Coordinator of Academic Programs, McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture, Knoxville, TN

Marnie Gloor ('05): Director, Digital Communications, Division of Marketing Communications, University of Denver, Denver, CO

Jennifer Green ('01): Director for Fellowships Advising and Professional Development, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

Randall Griffin ('84; PhD, University of Delaware): University Distinguished Professor of Art History, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

Amanda Hamon ('99): Formerly Associate Director of K-12 Engagement, Spencer Museum of Art; Director, Grove Museum, Tallahassee, FL

Molly Hatesohl ('21): Assistant Registrar, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, KS

Grant Hayden ('91; JD, Stanford University): Professor of Law, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

Ann Marie Hayes-Hawkinson ('91): Printmaker Kutztown, PA; formerly Director, Western Illinois University Art Gallery

Tera Lee Hedrick ('05; PhD, Northwestern University): Curator, Wichita Art Museum, Wichita, KS

David Henry ('84): Art Consultant and Owner, Henryart LLC, San Francisco, CA

Robert Hickerson ('92): Database Manager/Archivist, Spencer Museum of Art, KU, Lawrence, KS

Jan Howard ('84): Chief Curator and Houghton P. Metcalf Jr. Curator of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs, RISD Museum, Providence, RI

Abigail Kaup ('18): Programs Officer, Humanities Kansas, Topeka, KS

Meghan Kirkwood ('11; PhD, University of Florida): Assistant Professor of Art, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO

Ruth Kolarik ( PhD, Harvard): History of Art Professor, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO

Sean Kramer ('14): PhD Student at University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Camille Kulig ('17):  Learning and Engagement Assistant, Art Bridges Foundation, Bentonville, AR

Joseph Lampo ('00): Director of Development for College of Arts, Letters, and Sciences at University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR

Elizabeth Long ('18): Master of Arts Management student, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

Molly Kysar ('00):  Yoga Instructor at College Hill Yoga; formerly Program Leader in the Education Department of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

Emily (Kenagy) Leck ('14):  Director of Development, Planned Parenthood Great Plains, Overland Park, KS

Sherèe Lutz ('12):  Project Assistant, Contemporary Art, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO

Meredith Moore ('09):  Gallery Director and Co-Owner of Wonder Fair, Lawrence, KS

Ann Marie (Kriss) Morris ('02):  Art Teacher at Salina South Middle School; Formerly Curator of Education, Salina Art Center, Salina , KS

Melissa Musick ('12):  Art Sales Consultant, Lewis Art Gallery, Omaha, NE

Melinda Narro ('19):  Curatorial Assistant for Prints and Drawings, Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX

Bill North ('90):  Executive Director, Salina Art Center, Salina, KS

Cori Sherman North ('99):  Curator, Birger Sandzen Memorial Gallery, Lindsborg, KS

Stefanie Olson ('97):  Research Project Specialist, Center for Public Partnerships & Research, KU, Lawrence, KS

Morgan Philippi ('14):  Financial Analyst, College and Professional Schools Shared Service Center, KU, Lawrence, KS

Austin Porter ('07; PhD, Boston University) :  (PhD, Boston University) Assistant Professor of Art History and American Studies, Kenyon College, Gambier, OH

Karley Ast Porter ('07):  Senior Leadership Giving Officer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA

Marla Prather ('81):  formerly curator in the Department of Modern and Contemporary Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

Melissa Riaz ('95):  Formerly, Friends Development Office, Royal Academy of Fine Art, London, UK

Rachel Robinson ('20):  Exhibition Research Assistant, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

Emily Ryan ('07):  Director, The Commons, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

Samantha Schramm ('02; PhD, State University of Design Karlsruhe) :  (PhD, State University of Design Karlsruhe) Art Historian, The Stuttgart State Academy of Fine Arts, Stuttgart, Germany

John A. Schwartz ('96; JD, KU School of Law) :  (JD, KU School of Law) Executive Director, Risk Management, Educational & Institutional Insurance Administrators Inc., Chicago, IL

Megan Seiler ('19):  Research Analyst, Global Cultural Asset Management, North Adams, MA

Dana Self ('84):  Director of Marketing, University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory of Music and Dance; Independent curator and freelance writer, Kansas City, MO

Stacey Skold ('95; PhD, University of Nebraska) :  (PhD, University of Nebraska) Independent artist, Lincoln, NE

Emily Smith ('17):  Digitization and Rights Coordinator, The Library Company of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Raechell Smith ('92):  Director and Curator, H&R Block Artspace, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

Karen Stansifer ('96):  French teacher, Prospect Ridge Academy, Broomfield, CO; formerly Assistant to the Director, Alliance Française, Denver, CO

Margaret Stenz ('92; PhD, City University of New York) :  (PhD, City University of New York) Program Specialist, Texas Health & Human Services Commission; Copy Editor/Proofreader, writer; formerly Curator of Collections, Elizabet Ney Museum, Austin, TX

Joanna Sternberg ('04):  Independent non-profit consultant for the greater New Orleans area; formerly Director of Development & Communications, Jewish Family Service of Greater New Orleans, New Orleans, LA

Andrew Stevens ('04):  Distinguished Curator of Prints, Drawings and Photographs, Chazen Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Natalie Svacina ('11):  Education & Residency Director, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX

Shannon Sweeney ('16):  Assistant Registrar for Loans and Exhibtions, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX

Jennifer Talbott ('02):  Associate Director of Operations, Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence, KS

Hailey Thiem ('16):  Member and Troop Support Specialist, Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska, Omaha, NE

Carla Tilghman ('99):  PhD candidate, American studies, KU; Adjunct Lecturer, Washburn University, Topeka, KS

Maria Teresa Valero ('88):  Applied Professor of Art and Director of School of Art, Tulsa University, Tulsa, OK

Kim Wagoner ('92):  Formerly Assistant Registrar, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

Meaghan Walsh ('15):  PhD student, University of Virginia, Charlottseville, VA

Jessica (Johnson) Webb ('14):  Associate Director for Award Management, Office of Research, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

Cori Wegener ('00):  Cultural Heritage Preservation Officer, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C.

Natasha Welsh ('20):  Assistant Researcher, Center for Public Partnerships and Research, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

Ann Wiklund ('77):  Formerly instructor, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

Whitney (Gameson) Williamson ('05):  Registrar, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, KS

Mike Willis ('95):  Director of Media Services, University of Dubuque, Dubuque, IA

Suzanne Wise ('80):  Executive Director, Nebraska Arts Council, Omaha, NE

René Yaws ('05):  Public Services Manager, Columbine Library, Jefferson County Public Library, CO

Barbara Yoder ('00):  Lecturer, Applied English Center, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS; formerly Curator of Education, Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, TN

Joyce Youmans ('02):  Independent Scholar; formerly Curatorial Consultant for African Art, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC