Visiting Faculty

VISITING FACULTY are internationally recognized scholars appointed to conduct residency orientations, teach special seminars, give lecture series, or hold symposia on special topics.  Visiting Faculty hold limited appointments for the duration of their assignment and general do not serve on academic committees.

James Elkins

James Elkins is E. C. Chadborne Professor in the Department of Art History, Theory, and Criticism, School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Recognized as one of the world’s preeminent art historians, Professor Elkins has conducted extensive research on the question of PhDs for visual artists and recently edited a collection of essays entitled Artists with PhDs.

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