Assistant Professor, Art and Art History
B.A. (French Literature), University of Maryland, College Park, 1983
M.F.A. (Photography), Yale School of Art, 1997
Areas of Scholarly Expertise and Interest
Photography, Contemporary Art, Curatorial Practices
7th Art on the Gwynns Falls Trail, Baltimore, MD, 2008.
Looking Now: BMA Digital Photography Project, Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2008.
Homenaje, Creative Alliance, Baltimore, MD, 2008.
Photographs from the Permanent Collection, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, 2007
Fulbright Lecture/Research, Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, Mexico, 2006
United States Consulate, Ciudad Juárez, Grant for 1er Festival Internacional Chihuahua, 2005
Puffin Foundation, Individual Artist Grant for documentary work in photography, 2003
Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Award, 2001 and 2009
Exhibition essay for De Paso: Ruth Pettus Shoes and Landscapes, Palacete del Embarcadero, Santánder, Spain 2009
"Best Curator of 2001" by PeekReview