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We are delighted to announce the appointment of Aglaya Glebova as Assistant Professor of Modern Art. A specialist in the art of Europe in the inter-war period, with research interests in the history of photography and Soviet art, Prof Glebova will join the Department on July 1, 2019.
We are delighted to announce that Cécile Fromont will join the Department as Associate Professor as of July 1, 2018. A leading historian of the arts of Africa and the African diaspora and of the early modern Atlantic World, Prof. Fromont moves to Yale from the University of Chicago, where she has taught since 2010.
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Monica Bravo, currently a lecturer in the History of Art Department and Program in Ethnicity, Race, and Migration, will be an Assistant Professor in the History and Theory of Photographic Media in the Visual Studies Program at California College of the Arts starting in Fall 2018.