Core Faculty

PhotoNameTitle/InterestEmail
BetancourtRoland BetancourtAssociate Professor of Art History
Chancellor's Fellow (2018-21)
Ph.D. Yale University
Byzantine and Medieval Art, Critical Theory, Queer Theory
Published Books
roland.betancourt@uci.edu
CanepaMatthew CanepaProfessor and Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Presidential Chair in Art History and Archaeology of Ancient Iran
Ph.D. University of Chicago
Faculty Website
Published Books
matthew.canepa@uci.edu
CooksBridget R. CooksAssociate Professor of Art History
Ph.D. University of Rochester
African-American art, Museum Studies, Feminist and Post-colonial Theory
Published Books
b.cooks@uci.edu
GlebovaAglaya GlebovaAssistant Professor of Art History and of Film and Media Studies
Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley
History and theory of photography and film, European avant-garde, Russian and Soviet art
aglebova@uci.edu
HerbertJames D. HerbertProfessor of Art History and Visual Studies
Ph.D. Yale University
Published Books
jdherb@uci.edu
MasseyLyle MasseyAssociate Professor of Art History
Director of the Group for the Study of Early Cultures
Ph.D. UCLA
Italian and Renaissance and early modern European , Gender Theory, Science Studies
Published Books
lmassey@uci.edu
MilesMargaret M. MilesProfessor of Art History and Classics
Ph.D. Princeton University
Greek and Roman art, Architecture and Archaeology
Published Books
mmmiles@uci.edu
MillerTyrus MillerDean of the School of Humanities and Professor of English and Art History
Ph.D. Stanford University
Modernist and Avant-Garde Studies in Literature, Critical Theory and Aesthetics , Modern Architecture and Urbanism
tyrus@uci.edu
NisbetJames NisbetAssociate Professor of Art History
Ph.D. Stanford University
Published Books
jnisbet@uci.edu
PatelAlka PatelAssociate Professor of Art History
Ph.D. Harvard University
South Asian and Islamic art and architecture in th, Historiographies, Islamic diasporas in Cuba
Published Books
alka.patel@uci.edu
PowellAmy PowellAssociate Professor of Art History
Ph.D. Harvard University
Late medieval and early modern art of northern Eur, Critical Theory
Published Books
amy.powell@uci.edu
WhitingCecile WhitingChancellor's Professor of Art History
Ph.D. Stanford University
Modern Japanese art, Asian-American art, Globalization
Published Books
cwhiting@uci.edu
Winther-TamakiBert Winther-TamakiProfessor and Chair of Art History
Ph.D. Institute of Fine Arts, NYU
Modern Japanese art, Asian-American art, Globalization
Published Books
dewinthe@uci.edu
WueRoberta WueAssociate Professor of Art History
Ph.D. Institute of Fine Arts, NYU
19th and 20th Century Chinese art, Photography
Published Books
rwue@uci.edu

Photos: Evelina Pentcheva