School of Art Dean Search Advisory Committee

President Peter Salovey and the dean search advisory committee members welcome your perspectives. If you would like to write to them with recommendations regarding the qualities and qualifications that should be considered in the search for the next dean of the School of Art, please use the webform.

Committee Members


Martin Kersels (Chair)

Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in Sculpture, School of Art


Emily Bakemeier

Emily Bakemeier

Vice Provost, Office of the Provost


Phillip Bernstein

Phillip Bernstein

Associate Dean and Professor Adjunct, School of Architecture


Julian Bittiner

Senior Critic, Assistant Director of Graduate Studies in Graphic Design, School of Art


Anoka Faruqee

Professor, Co-Director of Graduate Studies in Painting and Printmaking, School of Art


Daniel Harrison

Daniel Harrison

Allen Forte Professor of Music Theory, Department of Music


Lisa Kereszi

Senior Critic, Director of Undergraduate Studies, School of Art


Pamela Lee

Pamela Lee

Carnegie Professor of Modern and Contemporary Art Modern and Contemporary Art, History of Art Department


Courtney J. Martin

Courtney J. Martin

Director, Yale Center for British Art


Meleko Mokgosi

Meleko Mokgosi

Associate Professor Painting/Printmaking, School of Art; Co-Director, Graduate Studies in Painting/Printmaking


Stephanie Wiles

Stephanie Wiles

Henry J. Heinz II Director, Yale University Art Gallery