College of Fine Arts Experts

Anthony  Alofsin
Anthony Alofsin
Professor, School of Architecture
alofsin@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7803

Expertise: Modern architecture; history of architecture; history of art; Frank Lloyd Wright

Charles O Anderson
Charles O Anderson
Associate Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts
charles.o.anderson@austin.utexas.edu

Expertise: African Diaspora and African American (Black) vernacular and concert dance history, Black dance aesthetics, Afrocentric dance pedagogy, choreography and dance composition, contemporary dance, Afrofuturism, critical race theory in dance

Andree H Bober
Andree H Bober
Program Director, Landmarks, College of Fine Arts
abober@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 495 4315

Expertise: art museums, museum administration, arts administration, museum directorship, museum studies, contemporary art, public art, art in public spaces, collections, collections management, UT special collections

Charlotte  Canning
Charlotte Canning
Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts
charlottecanning@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5793

Expertise: US theatre history, Broadway, Arthur Miller, Tennessee Williams, historiography, feminist theatre, theatre and American society, historical entertainment industry.

 
Kate Catterall
Associate Professor, Department of Art and Art History, College of Fine Arts
katecat@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0902

Expertise: History and theory of design; furniture and product design

Michael J Charlesworth
Michael J Charlesworth
Professor, Department of Art and Art History, College of Fine Arts
mick@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2345

Expertise: History of landscape gardens, Nineteenth Century European Art, History of Photography, Life and works of Derek Jarman

John R Clarke
John R Clarke
Professor, Department of Art and Art History, College of Fine Arts
j.clarke@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2355

Expertise: Ancient Greek and Roman art and architecture; classical archaeology; digital modeling; contemporary art and criticism; gender studies; art-historical methodology; cultural studies

Robert A Desimone
Robert A Desimone
Professor, Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music, College of Fine Arts
rdesimone@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 9408, +1 512 471 7764

Expertise: Stage director, opera, musical theater; opera coach; conductor

Steven  Dietz
Steven Dietz
Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts
sjdietz@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5311

Expertise: Playwriting, Directing, New Play Development, Adaptation, Theatre for Youth

Robert A Duke
Robert A Duke
Professor and University Distinguished Teaching Professor, Elizabeth Shatto Massey Distinguished Fellow in Teacher Education, Director of the Center for Music Learning, Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music, College of Fine Arts
bobduke@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0972

Expertise: Human learning and behavior; procedural memory consolidation; skill learning

Jeff W Ellinger
Jeff W Ellinger
Lighting Supervisor, Texas Performing Arts, College of Fine Arts
jellinger@texasperformingarts.org
+1 512 471 0675

Expertise: stage lighting specialist

Veit F Erlmann
Veit F Erlmann
Professor, Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music, College of Fine Arts
erlmann@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2092

Expertise: Ethnomusicology; African culture

Julia E Guernsey
Julia E Guernsey
Professor, Department of Art and Art History, College of Fine Arts
j.guernsey@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5850, +1 512 471 7757

Expertise: Middle and Late Preclassic Ancient Mesoamerica art, Ixapan style art, monumental stone sculpture, themes, forms, iconography, ritual associations.

Linda D Henderson
Linda D Henderson
Professor, Department of Art and Art History, College of Fine Arts
dnehl@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2474

Expertise: 20th-century European and American art to 1950; the relation of art to science and technology (particularly in the first half of the 20th century); modernism in its cultural context, including science and occultism; Marcel Duchamp; the "fourth dimension" in 20th-century culture

Martha F Hilley
Martha F Hilley
Professor, Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music, College of Fine Arts
mfhilley@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0751

Expertise: Group piano; piano pedagogy; career goals and management; dedicated web sites created for both non-music major and music major group piano classes.

Richard M Isackes
Richard M Isackes
Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts
isackes@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1914

Expertise: Scenery design for the theatre; production design for performance; theatre semeotics

Judith A Jellison
Judith A Jellison
Professor, Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music, College of Fine Arts
jjellison@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7764, +1 512 471 0743

Expertise: Elementary music education; music and children with disabilities; observation and evaluation in classroom/rehearsals; music in special education and therapy

Coleman A Jennings
Coleman A Jennings
Professor Emeritus/Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts
coleman.a.jennings@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5324

Expertise: drama and theatre for children and youth, liaison with New York creative teams in developmental of Broadway musicals

Janice  Leoshko
Janice Leoshko
Associate Professor, Department of Art and Art History, College of Fine Arts
jleoshko@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2581

Expertise: Asian art history; Asian culture; Indian and Tibetan religions, Arts & Humanities.

Brian D Lewis
Brian D Lewis
Professor, Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music, College of Fine Arts
blviolin@aol.com

Expertise: Violin

Amarante L Lucero
Amarante L Lucero
Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts
alucero@austin.utexas.edu

Expertise: Automated Lighting, Digital Lighting, Lighting Design, Performing Arts of Costa Rica, New Technology for the Arts (in Lighting)

Lawrence D McFarland
Lawrence D McFarland
Professor Emeritus, Department of Art and Art History, College of Fine Arts
l_mcfarland@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0911, +1 512 471 1742

Expertise: Photography

Jeffrey L Meikle
Jeffrey L Meikle
Professor, Department of American Studies, College of Liberal Arts
meikle@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2166, +1 512 471 7277

Expertise: 20th century U.S. cultural history; history of design; history of technology; history of plastics; history of architecture; Arts & Humanities

Susan E Mickey
Susan E Mickey
Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts
msmickey@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5323

Expertise: Costume Design for Theatre, television and Film, Costume History, Professional Career Planning

Michael J Mogavero
Michael J Mogavero
Associate Professor, Department of Art and Art History, College of Fine Arts
mogavero@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1852

Expertise: Painting; drawing

Robin D Moore
Robin D Moore
Professor, Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music, College of Fine Arts
robin.moore@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0373, +1 512 471 7764

Expertise: His principal research interests include music, nationalism and socialism, historical ethnomusicology,music and race relations,popular music and socialist art aesthetics.

 
Francie Ostrower
Professor, Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs
fostrower@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5342

Expertise: Non-Profit Management and Governance Non-Profit Management, Philanthrophy

 
Bogdan P Perzynski
Professor, Department of Art and Art History, College of Fine Arts
ifzecer@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0903

Expertise: Time-based art; integrated media; installation art; time-based installation art; painting; drawing; sculpture and sculptural installation; Arts & Humanities.

Robert N Schmidt
Robert N Schmidt
Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts
r.n.schmidt@me.com
+1 512 471 5793

Expertise: Theatrical design; scenic design; theatre design pedagogy

Yacov  Sharir
Yacov Sharir
Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts
sharir@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5333

Expertise: All dance-related activities; virtual reality; computer animation; choreography; 3D modeling; new media

Richard A Shiff
Richard A Shiff
Professor, Department of Art and Art History, College of Fine Arts
rshiff@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7547, +1 512 471 7757

Expertise: History of art 19th and 20th centuries, art theory, criticism

Jeffrey C Smith
Jeffrey C Smith
Professor, Department of Art and Art History, College of Fine Arts
chipps@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2609

Expertise: Art history; culture of Northern Europe 1350-1700, Arts & Humanities.

Dan E Welcher
Dan E Welcher
Professor, Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music, College of Fine Arts
dwelcher1@me.com
+1 512 471 0943

Expertise: Music composition, Arts & Humanities.

Darlene C Wiley
Darlene C Wiley
Professor, Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music, College of Fine Arts
dwiley@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7764

Expertise: Voice; German; vocal pedagogy, Arts & Humanities.

Holly A Williams
Holly A Williams
Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts
hwdnce@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5330, +1 512 471 5793

Expertise: Dance in Higher Education, Dance Training, Contemporary Choreography, Dance Criticism, American College Dance Festival Association, Mark Morris Dance Group

Lyn C Wiltshire
Lyn C Wiltshire
Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts
lynw@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5331, +1 512 471 5793

Suzan L Zeder
Suzan L Zeder
Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts
suzanzeder@gmail.com
+1 512 471 5793

Expertise: Playwriting; dramaturgy; children's theatre