John Bowles
Associate Professor
African American art
Feminist and critical race theory

Christoph Brachmann
Mary H. Cain Distinguished Professor
European Art 1100-1650, European Architecture

Maggie Cao
David G. Frey Assistant Professor
American Art

Eduardo Douglas
Associate Professor
Art and Architecture of Latin America
Director of Undergraduate Studies, Undergraduate Advisor and Honors Adviser for Art History

Cary Levine
Associate Professor
Contemporary Art

Carol Magee
Associate Professor
African art
Critical and post-colonial theory
Affiliated Faculty, Curriculum in International and Area Studies

Victoria L. Rovine
Department Chair
Adjunct Faculty, Department of African, African American, and Diaspora Studies
African Art
Textiles, Clothing, and Colonial History

Daniel Sherman
Lineberger Distinguished Professor of Art History and History
European Art 1850-1960
Critical Museum Studies
Cultural History and Theory

Tatiana C. String
Associate Professor
European Art, 1400-1700
Masculinity and Gender Studies
Director of Graduate Studies for Art History

Dorothy Hoogland Verkerk
Associate Professor
Late Antiquity, Carolingian, Celtic Cultures

Lyneise Williams
Associate Professor
Latin American Art
Black Atlantic, French Atlantic, and Decolonization Studies
Museum Studies
Photograph of JJ Bauer, a white woman with shoulder length straight dark blond hair, wearing glasses and a grey short-sleeved top and standing in front of a bookcase
JJ Bauer
Visual Resources Curator
Teaching Assistant Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Carolyn Allmendinger
Director of Academic Programs, Ackland Art Museum
Ross Barrett
Department of History of Art and Architecture, Boston University
Bernard L. Herman
George Tindall Professor of American Studies

Elizabeth Manekin
Head of University Programs and Academic Projects, Ackland Art Museum
Professor of the Practice
Peter Nisbet
Chief Curator, Ackland Art Museum
Hérica Valladares
Department of Classics

Faculty Emeritus

Mary Sturgeon

In Memoriam

Mary Sheriff
W.R. Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Art History
Affiliated Faculty, Curriculum in Women’s Studies
Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century European Arts
Critical Theory Past and Present
Women’s and Gender Studies; Feminist Theory