Faculty

Faculty Name Academic Title Department Email
Anderson, CarolProfessor Emerituscarola@yorku.caModern/Contemporary Dance, Choreography, Dance WritingDance
Armstrong, EricAssociate ProfessorVoiceearmstro@yorku.caTheatre
Asselstine, ElizabethProfessor Emeritaeaa@yorku.caTheatre
Barta, TerezaAssociate Professortereza@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Batdorf, ErikaAssociate ProfessorMovement, Creation, Directingebatdorf@yorku.caTheatre
Blewchamp, AnnaProfessor Emeritablwchamp@yorku.caDance
Bowman, RobAssociate Professorrbowman@yorku.caMusic
Buchli, InesAssociate Professoribuchli@yorku.caTheatre
Burke, KarenAssociate ProfessorGospel Choir, Jazz Vocalsburkek@yorku.caMusic
Elmes, BarryProfessor Emeritusbelmes@yorku.caJazzMusic
Evans, BarbaraAssociate ProfessorProductionbevans@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Fisher, CaitlinAssociate ProfessorChair, Cinema and Media Artscaitlin@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Fisher-Stitt, Norma SueProfessornormasue@yorku.caDance
Fogarty Woehrel, MaryAssociate ProfessorDirector, Graduate Program in Dance Studies (MA/PhD)maryf@yorku.caDance
Green, LaurenceAssociate Professorlgreen@yorku.caProductionCinema & Media Arts
Greyeyes, MichaelAssociate Professorgreyeyes@yorku.caTheatre
Greyson, JohnAssociate ProfessorProductiongreyzone@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Grosskurth, BrianAssociate ProfessorArt History and Theorybgrossk@yorku.caGraduate Program in Art History -Graduate Program in Art HistoryVisual Art & Art History
Guevara, AlbertoAssociate Professoraguevara@yorku.caPerformance studiesTheatre
Hayashi, SharonAssociate ProfessorGraduate Program Director, Department of Cinema and Media Artshayashi@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Henderson, AlAssociate ProfessorJazzalanh@yorku.caMusic
Hoffman, PhilipAssociate ProfessorGraduate Program in Film (MFA) - Productionphoffman@yorku.caProductionCinema & Media Arts
Hudson, AnnaProfessorFellow, Royal Society of Canadaahudson@yorku.caGraduate Program in Art HistoryGraduate Program in Art HistoryVisual Art & Art History
Johnson, SherryAssociate ProfessorEthnomusicologysherryj@yorku.caMusic
Jones, JanetProfessorPainting, Art Criticismjjones@yorku.caGraduate Program in Visual ArtsVisual Art & Art History
Kal, HongAssociate ProfessorVisual Art and Art history (Asian Art History)hongkal@yorku.caGraduate Program in Art History -Graduate Program in Art HistoryVisual Art & Art History
Kazimi, AliAssociate ProfessorAssistant Professor, Cinema & Media Artsakazimi@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Kerwin, ShawnAssociate Professorshawn@yorku.caStage DesignTheatre
Knight, KatherineProfessorPhotographykknight@yorku.caGraduate Program in Visual ArtsVisual Art & Art History
Korrick, LeslieAssociate ProfessorArt and Cultural History, Graduate Programs in Art History & Visual Culture, Science & Technology Studieskorrick@yorku.caGraduate Programs in Art History - & Visual Culture and Science & Technology StudiesGraduate Program in Art HistoryVisual Art & Art History
Krasnow, DonnaProfessor Emeritusdkrasnow@yorku.caModern Dance and Dance Sciences, Composition and Choreography, RepertoryDance
Lampert, PaulAssociate ProfessorGraduate Program Director, MFA plampert@yorku.caActing, DirectingTheatre
Lau, YamAssociate Professoryamlau@yorku.caPainting, Drawing, TheoryGraduate Program in Visual ArtsVisual Art & Art History
Levin, LauraAssociate ProfessorDirector, Sensorium: Centre for Digital Arts & Technologylevin@yorku.caTheatre
Levine, ArthurProfessor Emeritusartl@yorku.caMusic
Levitt, NinaAssociate Professornlevitt@yorku.caGraduate Program in Visual ArtsVisual Art & Art History
Longfellow, BrendaAssociate ProfessorProductionbrendal@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Mackwood, WilliamAssociate ProfessorGraduate Program Director, in Dance mackwood@yorku.caDance
Manley, Mary-ElizabethProfessor Emeritusmemanley@yorku.caDance Education, Modern Technique, Children’s DanceDance
Marchessault, JanineProfessorjmarches@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Martin, StephanieAssociate ProfessorComposition, Research-creation, Music History, Harpsichord, Organstmartin@yorku.caMusic composition for human voicesComposition, research methods, performance, music history, Canadian music.Music
Mayberry, JohnAssociate ProfessorTheatre Productionmayberry@yorku.caTheatre
McCullough, JohnAssociate ProfessorGraduate Program in Filmjohnmccu@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
McKernan, JamesAssociate Professormckernan@yorku.caTheatre ProductionTheatre
McKinnon, PeterProfessorStagecraft, Theatre Management, Design and Productionmckinnon@yorku.caTheatre
Parsons, SarahAssociate ProfessorChair, Department of Visual Art & Art Historysparsons@yorku.caGraduate Program in Art History -Graduate Program in Art HistoryVisual Art & Art History
Petrowska Quilico, ChristinaProfessorPiano Performance and Musicologycquilico@yorku.caMusic
Przybylski, TeresaProfessorteresap@yorku.caProductionTheatre
Rahn, JayProfessorTheoryjayrahn@yorku.caMusic
Rickard, MarieAssociate Professormaric@yorku.caScreenwritingCinema & Media Arts
Robbin, CatherineProfessor EmeritusClassical Vocal Performancecrobbin@yorku.caMusic
Robinson, DanielleAssociate ProfessorDance Ethnography, Cultural Studies, Dance Historydrobin@yorku.caDance
Rudakoff, JudithProfessorTheatre Studiesrudakoff@yorku.caTheatre
Sankaran, TrichyProfessor Emeritustsank@yorku.caMusic
Schwarz, JudithAssociate ProfessorAssociate Dean, Academicjschwarz@yorku.caSculpture and DrawingGraduate Program in Visual ArtsVisual Art & Art History
Sellers-Young, BarbaraProfessor Emeritabasyoung@yorku.caDance
Silver, PhillipProfessor Emerituspsilver@yorku.caTheatre
Simms, RobertAssociate ProfessorWorld Music Performancerobsimms@yorku.caMusic
Singer, YvonneProfessorSculpture, Drawing, Theoryysinger@yorku.caGraduate Program in Visual ArtsVisual Art & Art History
Small, HollyProfessor Emeritushsmall@yorku.caDance
Sokol, CaseyProfessor EmeritusContemporary Improvisation and Musicianshipkcsokol@yorku.caMusic
Thurlby, MalcolmProfessorMedieval Art and Architecture, Canadian Architecturethurlby@sympatico.caGraduate Program in Art History -Graduate Program in Art HistoryVisual Art & Art History
Thomas, WilliamAssociate Professorbthomas@yorku.caMusic
Trifonova, TemenugaAssociate Professortemenuga@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Vander Woude, MattContract Facultymattvw53@yorku.caPopular Music StudiesMusic
Vickerd, BrandonProfessorbvickerd@yorku.caSculpture/FoundryGraduate Program in Visual ArtsVisual Art & Art History
Viswanathan, SundarAssociate ProfessorJazz Studiessundarv@yorku.caMusic
Wait, PatriciaAssociate ProfessorPerformancepwait@yorku.caMusic
Westray, RonAssociate ProfessorOscar Peterson Chair in Jazz Performancerwestray@yorku.caMusic
Wickens, Renate H.Professor EmeritusCinema & Media Arts
Wilson, MarkAssociate ProfessorActingpitwil@yorku.caTheatre
Wiseman, HowardAssociate ProfessorScreenwritinghwiseman@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Wrazen, LouiseAssociate ProfessorChair, Department of Musiclwrazen@yorku.caMusic
Yates, KevinAssociate Professoryates@yorku.caGraduate Program in Visual ArtsVisual Art & Art History
Young, SuzieAssociate Professorsyoung@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Zatzman, Belarie HymanAssociate ProfessorTheatre Studiesbzatzman@yorku.caTheatre
Zryd, MichaelAssociate Professorzryd@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Sterling Beckwith, RobertProfessor Emeritusbeckwith@yorku.caMusic
Bentley Boice, DavidProfessor EmeritusTheatre
Bradley, KeithProfessor EmeritusTheatre
Buck, DouglasProfessor EmeritusTheatre
Clarkson, AustinProfessor EmeritusMusic
Courtney, JillProfessor EmeritusTheatre
Fothergill, RobertProfessor Emeritusrobf@yorku.caPlaywriting, Theatre History, Theatre CriticismTheatre
Henry, JeffProfessor EmeritusTheatre
Lidov, DavidProfessor Emerituslidov@yorku.caMusic
Mott, DavidProfessor Emeritusdmott@yorku.caMusic
Otto, StevenProfessor Emeritussotto@yorku.caMusic
Rotenberg, DavidProfessor Emeritusdavidr@yorku.caTheatre
Singer, RonProfessor Emeritusrsinger@yorku.caTheatre
Stephenson, AnthonyProfessor EmeritusTheatre
Thomson, PaulaProfessor EmeritusTheatre
Werren, PhilipProfessor EmeritusMusic
Westcott, WilliamProfessor Emerituswwestcot@yorku.caMusic
Witmer, RobertProfessor Emeritusrwitmer@yorku.caMusic
Cauthery, BridgetCourse Directorcauthery@yorku.caDance StudiesDance
Glasser, CatherineAssistant Professorcglasser@yorku.caBallet TechniqueDance
Jones, HelenCourse Directorhelenj@yorku.caContemporary/Modern DanceDance
Maguire, TerrilCourse Directorterrill@yorku.caModern Dance, Repertory, Composition/ChoreographyDance
Martin, BlakeCourse Directorblakemar@yorku.caSomatic EducationDance
Norman, TraceyCourse Directortraceyn@yorku.caDance Composition; Modern TechniqueDance
Ottmann, JohnCourse Directorjohno@yorku.caBallet TechniqueDance
Sandlos, LisaCourse Directorlisas@yorku.caDance
Sasso, JuliaCourse Directorjulia@juliasasso.comRepertory, Contemporary/Modern DanceDance
Kitano Thomson, KeikoCourse Directorkeikokt@yorku.caPerformance, Contemporary/Modern DanceDance
Callison, DarceyAssociate Professorcallison@yorku.caDance
Cash, SusanAssociate ProfessorChair, Department of Dancescash@yorku.caDance
Elavia, FirozaContract FacultyStudiesCinema & Media Arts
Dorey, MaureenContract FacultyScreenwritingCinema & Media Arts
Helfield, GillianContract FacultyCinema and Media StudiesCinema & Media Arts
Kispal-Kovacs, JoeContract FacultyCinema and Media StudiesCinema & Media Arts
McBride, CarolContract FacultyProductionCinema & Media Arts
Munro, SteveContract FacultyProductionCinema & Media Arts
Sanguedolce, SteveContract FacultyProductionCinema & Media Arts
Schechter, RebeccaContract FacultyScreenwritingCinema & Media Arts
Ackerman, BarbaraContract Facultybarbara1@yorku.caClassical FluteMusic
Adams, MimContract FacultyJazz ChoirMusic
Beauvais, WilliamContract Facultybeauvais@yorku.caClassical GuitarMusic
Bogle, StephanieContract FacultyClassical VoiceMusic
Black, SusanContract Facultyemail@sueblack.comClassical Voice, Collaborative PianoMusic
Burgess, GarethContract FacultySteel PanMusic
Burrowes, NormaContract Facultyburrowes@yorku.caClassical VoiceMusic
Burgess, LindyContract FacultyCaribbean EnsembleMusic
Butler, CoreyContract Facultybutlerc@yorku.caGospel ChoirMusic
Cadó, MikeCourse DirectorTheory, Composition, Jazz OrchestraMusic
Cohen, JudithContract Facultyjudithc@yorku.caSephardic and Ashkenazi Voice, EthnomusicologyMusic
Davidson, TaraContract FacultyJazz SaxophoneMusic
di Ghent, RitaContract Facultydighent@yorku.caJazz VoiceMusic
Dunyo, Frederick KwasiContract Facultykdunyo@yorku.caWest African Drum EnsembleMusic
Eisenman, MarkContract Facultyeisenman@yorku.caJazz Piano, Jazz WorkshopMusic
Falco, FrankContract Facultyffalco@yorku.caJazz Piano, Jazz WorkshopMusic
Jefferson, KellyAssistant ProfessorAssistant Professor, Department of Musickellyjef@yorku.caJazz Saxophone, Jazz Workshop, Jazz TheoryMusic
Katz, BrianContract Facultybkatz@yorku.caClassical Guitar, Music and HealthMusic
Lazar, RickContract FacultyPercussion, Cuban Ensemble, Escola de SambaMusic
Lofsky, LorneContract Facultyloflorn@yorku.caJazz Guitar, Jazz WorkshopMusic
MacDonald, JamesContract FacultyFrench HornMusic
Markoff, IreneContract Facultyimarkoff@yorku.caMusic
Michelli, AnthonyContract Facultymichelli@yorku.caJazz Drums, Jazz Workshop, Cuban EnsembleMusic
Naimpally, RaviContract FacultyNorth Indian TablaMusic
Nakhmanovich, RaisaContract Facultyrnakh@yorku.caClassical Piano, Collaborative PianoMusic
Patterson, RoyContract Facultyroypatt@yorku.caJazz GuitarMusic
Romberg, BarryContract Facultybromberg@yorku.caMusic
Roth, Arthure ArdieContract FacultyJazz Bass, Jazz WorkshopMusic
Scannura, RogerContract Facultyscannura@yorku.caFlamenco GuitarMusic
Rymal, KarenContract Facultykrymal@yorku.caOrgan, Harpsichord, Classical Piano and VoiceMusic
Seguin, PhilipContract FacultyClassical TrumpetMusic
Sue, Phig ChoyContract FacultyChinese Yangqin and ZhengMusic
Taylor, JenniferContract FacultyPopular Music StudiesMusic
Vivian, Peter JamesContract FacultyJazz BassMusic
Turcotte, KevinContract Facultykmt43@yorku.caJazz Trumpet, Jazz WorkshopMusic
Whiteman, RichardContract Facultyrwhite@yorku.caJazz PianoMusic
Wallace, SharleneContract Facultysharlw@yorku.caClassical and Celtic HarpMusic
Williams, RayContract Facultyrayw@yorku.caBlack Urban Music StudiesMusic
Zhao, Wen XinContract FacultyChinese PipaMusic
Rogers, KennethAssociate ProfessorAssociate Dean, Researchkrogers1@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Kazubowski-Houston, MagdalenaAssociate ProfessorGraduate Program Director, MA & PhD, Department of Theatre mkazubow@yorku.caPerformance StudiesTheatre
Dobie, GwenythAssociate ProfessorDirector, Graduate Program in Theatre (MFA)gdobie@yorku.caMovement for Actors, Devised Theatre, The Alexander Technique, Acting PedagogyTheatre
Garrett, IanAssociate ProfessorSustainability and Design, Theatre Production and Administration.igarrett@yorku.caTheatre
Canton, LisetteAssociate ProfessorConducting, Choirs, Choral Musiclcanton@yorku.caMusic
Coghlan, MichaelAssociate ProfessorDigital Music, Composition, Theorymcoghlan@yorku.caMusic
Chambers, MarkAssociate Professorchamber1@yorku.caMusic
de Val, DorothyProfessor EmeritusMusicologyddeval@yorku.caMusic
Ross, SteveContract FacultyLighting DesignTheatre
Rayfield, DavidContract FacultyDrawing for the Theatre / 1st Year StagecraftTheatre
Cuttini, MichaelContract FacultyPracticum Carpentry/1st Year StagecraftTheatre
Defend, SylviaAssociate ProfessorTeaching StreamTheatre
Li, JarethContract Faculty1st Year StagecraftTheatre
Magill, LisaContract Faculty1st Year StagecraftTheatre
Nelles, Laura JayneContract FacultyDevised TheatreTheatre
Triemstra-Johnston, JenniferContract Faculty1st Year StagecraftTheatre
Kelly, MichaelContract FacultyActing for non-majorsTheatre
Landau, NikiContract FacultyActing for non-majorsTheatre
Lukac, AleksandarContract FacultyActing for non-majorsTheatre
Paetz, LaurelContract Faculty3rd Year VoiceTheatre
Smukler, DavidContract FacultyGraduate, 3rd and 4th Year Voice / Voice Teacher DiplomaTheatre
McMackon, AllysonContract Faculty4th Year MovementTheatre
Ironside, ChrisContract FacultyPhotographyPhotographyVisual Art & Art History
Alcedo, PatrickAssociate Professoralcedo@yorku.caDance
Amegago, Modesto MawuloloAssociate Professormamegago@yorku.caDance Ethnography, West African Performance Arts, Dance WritingDance
Bolt, JenniferCourse Directorjbolt@yorku.caDance Studio and StudiesDance
Bowes-Sewell, KarenProfessor Emerituskbsewell@yorku.caDance
Odom, SelmaProfessor Emeritusselmao@yorku.caDance History, Dance WritingDance
Jane Warner, MaryProfessor Emeritamjwarner@yorku.caDance History, Repertory, Ballet Technique, Dance EducationDance
Sinclair, DonAssociate Professordws@yorku.caComputational Arts
Hosale, Mark-DavidAssociate ProfessorChair, Department of Computational Artsmdhosale@yorku.caComputational Arts
Longford, MichaelAssociate ProfessorGraduate Program Director, Computational Artslongford@yorku.caComputational Arts
Jocelyn, MatthewAdjunctArtistic & General Director: Canadian Stage CompanyTheatre
Tenhaaf, NellProfessor Emeritustenhaaf@yorku.caComputational ArtsVisual Art & Art History
Van Nort, DougAssociate ProfessorCanada Research Chair in Digital Performancevannort@yorku.caComputational ArtsMusic
Wakefield, GrahamAssociate ProfessorCanada Research Chair in Computational Worldmakinggrrrwaaa@yorku.caComputational Arts
Adler, DanAssociate Professordadler@yorku.caGraduate Program in Art HistoryGraduate Program in Art HistoryGraduate Program in Visual ArtsVisual Art & Art History
Armstrong, David ScottAssociate ProfessorPrint Mediadarmstro@yorku.caGraduate Program in Visual ArtsVisual Art & Art History
Balfour, BarbaraProfessorbbalfour@yorku.caPrint Media Critical Issues DrawingGraduate Program in Visual ArtsVisual Art & Art History
Baturin, JonProfessor Emeritusbaturin@yorku.caVisual Art & Art History
Couroux, MarcAssociate Professorcouroux@yorku.caTime Based ArtVisual Art & Art History
Daigneault, MichelProfessorDirector, Graduate Program in Visual Arts (MFA/PhD)daigneau@yorku.caPaintingGraduate Program in Visual ArtsVisual Art & Art History
Fisher, JenniferProfessorjefish@yorku.caGraduate Program in Art History -Graduate Program in Art HistoryVisual Art & Art History
Hlady, KeithContract FacultyCinema & Media ArtsCinema & Media Arts
Ong, JoelAssistant Professorjoelong@yorku.caComputational Arts
Randolph, PetersAssistant ProfessorCompositionrand@yorku.caMusic
Olafson, Freya BjörgAssistant Professorolafson@yorku.caScreen DanceDance
Becker, ManfredAssistant ProfessorGraduate Program Director, MFA Filmbmanfred@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Zarza, ZairaSessional Assistant Professorzarza@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Bunch, MaryAssistant Professorbunch@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Ng-Chan, TaienSessional Assistant Professortaien@yorku.caTeaching StreamCinema & Media Arts
Hadlaw, JanAssociate ProfessorDesign Studiesjhadlaw@yorku.caDesign
Bay-Cheng, SarahDeandeanampd@yorku.ca
Veninger, IngridAssociate Professoringridv@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Shaik, YifatAssistant Professoryshaik72@yorku.caComputational Arts
Desai, ShitalAssistant Professordesais@yorku.caDesign
Lee, SusanCourse Directorsusanlee@yorku.caContemporary/Modern DanceDance
Jimenez, Jenniferjjimenez@yorku.caDance
Ward, HollyAssistant Professorhward@yorku.caVisual Art & Art History
Kelly, AaronAssistant Professorakelly1@yorku.caTheatre
McDonald, GavinAssistant Professorgavmcd@yorku.caTheatre
Holland, JohnContract FacultyMusic
El-Sheikh, TammerAssistant Professortammer75@yorku.caVisual Art & Art History
Gil, JorgeAdministrative StaffStudio Resource Coordinator, Department of Music & Office of the Dean jega@yorku.caMusic
Pinto, ClaudiusTechnical StaffCinema & Media Arts
Hedley, JonTechnical StaffCinema & Media Arts
Radwanski, KazikContract FacultyCinema & Media Arts
Lee, KuoweiAdjunctCinema & Media Arts
Nardi, TonyContract FacultyCinema & Media Arts
Boulet, ShawnContract FacultyDance
Berg, TanyaContract Facultytanyacb2@yorku.caDance
Ng, AlbertContract Facultyang123@yorku.caVisual Communication, InformationDesign
Norwood, AngelaAssociate Professor(on sabbatical 2019/20)anorwood@yorku.caDesign
Gelb, DavidAssociate ProfessorChair, Department of Designdgelb@yorku.caDesign
Gill, RobertContract Facultyrobmgill@yorku.caHistory, Theory & CriticismDesign
Wong, WendyProfessorwsywong@yorku.caDesign
Das, TripornaAdministrative StaffGraduate Program Assistant, Department of Music gradmusi@yorku.caMusic
Tran, VickiAdministrative StaffPrograms Administrative Support Assistant, Department of Musictranvi@yorku.caMusic
Cicko, ChristinaTechnical StaffProduction Coordinator ccicko@yorku.caVoiceTheatre
Olsen, DanTechnical Staffdolsen@yorku.caPrint Media Studio Technician (Visual Art & Art History
Bouabane, KotamaTechnical Staffkotamab@yorku.caPhotography TechnicianVisual Art & Art History
Page, LindsayTechnical StaffDigital Imaging Technician, Visual Art & Art History lpage@yorku.caVisual Art & Art History
Smith, P. RochTechnical StaffFoundry/Metal Studio Technician, Department of Visual Art & Art Historyroch@yorku.caVisual Art & Art History
Legris, PatrickAdministrative StaffVisual Art & Art History
Cabianca, DavidAssociate Professorcabianca@yorku.caDesign
Gabriele, SandraAssociate ProfessorDirector, Graduate Program in Designsandrag@yorku.caDesign
Sych, PaulAssociate Professorpaulsych@yorku.caDesign
Davila, PatricioAssociate Professorpdavila@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Schweitzer, MarlisAssociate ProfessorChair, Department of Theatreschweit@yorku.caTheatre
Koushkani, Abounasr AmirContract FacultyPersian RadifMusic
Lederman, AnneContract Facultyanne.lederman@gmail.comFolk FiddleMusic
Brubeck, Charles MatthewContract Facultymattbru@yorku.caImprovisation, Jazz and Classical Cello, New MusicMusic
Englert, DonContract FacultyMusic
Moroney, EdwardContract FacultyCollaborative PianoMusic
Tait, EdwardContract FacultyClassical Double BassMusic
Wilson, EdwardContract FacultyDigital MusicMusic
Hall, EricContract FacultyMusic
Stager, JamesContract FacultyTheory and Musicianship, Classical and Jazz TromboneMusic
Brownell, JohnClassical PercussionMusic
Lum, John DavidContract FacultyClassical Euphonium and Tuba, Music EducationMusic
Morris, KimContract FacultyChinese Dizi, XiaoMusic
Graves, Larry K.Contract FacultyWest African Drum, Hand PercussionMusic
Skazinetsky, MarkContract Facultymarkskaz@rogers.comClassical Violin and ViolaMusic
Cappelletto, Robert JohnContract FacultyJazz GuitarMusic
Marshall, SharonContract FacultyJazz VoiceMusic
Koven, StephenContract Facultysktrio@yorku.caImprovisation, Jazz PianoMusic
Markakis, NikolaosDance
Newman, ShawnPerformance, Critical Race and Gender Studies, FilmDance
Liska, SuzanneContemporary/Modern Dance, SomaticsDance
McKenzie, WesleyContract FacultyProductionDance
Kelly, EvadneContract FacultyDance
Hector, SyreetaDance
Sachse, BrigitteContract FacultyCinema & Media Arts
Romeike, ChrisContract FacultyCinema & Media Arts
Baichwal, JenniferContract FacultyProductionCinema & Media Arts
Johnson, MatthewContract FacultyProductionCinema & Media Arts
Swain, SaraContract FacultyStudiesCinema & Media Arts
Paskaljevic, VladimirContract FacultyProductionCinema & Media Arts
Robertson, WilliamContract FacultyScreenwritingCinema & Media Arts
Lemish, NoamAssistant ProfessorAssistant Professor, Musiclemish@yorku.caJazz Instruction and PedagogyMusic
Hillis, AmyAssistant ProfessorAssistant Professor (Helen Carswell Chair of Community-Engaged Research in the Arts), Musicahillis@yorku.caMusic
Zuech, LoraAdministrative StaffAdministrative Assistant, Department of Musiczuechl@yorku.caMusic
Tee, FrancesAdministrative StaffStudent Services and Course Support Assistant, Department of Musicftee@yorku.caMusic
Talanca, SusannaAdministrative StaffGraduate Program Assistant, Department of Theatregradthea@yorku.caTheatre
Katz, RachelAdministrative StaffStudent Services/Course Support Assistant, Department of Theatrerkatz@yorku.caTheatre
Pecchia, MaryAdministrative StaffAdministrative Assistant, Department of Theatrempecchia@yorku.caTheatre
Osborne, TomAdministrative StaffOperations Manager Departments of Dance, Music & Theatreosbornet@yorku.caDanceMusicTheatre
Arriaga, MarcosAdministrative StaffFilm Technician, Department of Cinema & Media Artsmarriaga@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
O'Brien, LaurenAdministrative Stafflobrien@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Adamson, StephanieAdministrative StaffEquipment Allocation Coordinator, Department of Cinema Media Artssadamson@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Wright, TerryAdministrative StaffManager, Facilities, Health and Safety, and Technical Serviceswright1@yorku.caOffice of the Dean
Beharry, MelesaAdministrative StaffOperations Manager, Departments of Design, Computational Arts, Cinema & Media Arts, Visual Art & Art Historymelesa@yorku.caCinema & Media ArtsComputational ArtsDesignVisual Art & Art History
Kwong, GilbertAdministrative StaffFilm Technician, Department of Cinema & Media Artsgilbertk@yorku.caCinema & Media Arts
Tsonis, FrankAdministrative StaffLab Technician, Department of Computational Arts and Computing Services tsonfr@yorku.caComputational Arts
Batke, BarbAdministrative Staffbbatke@yorku.caDesign
DiFlorio Sgro, AndreaAdministrative StaffGraduate Program Assistant, Department of Designdiflorio@yorku.caDesign
Matadial, JudyAdministrative StaffDepartment Service and Support Assistant, Department of Designjudyam@yorku.caDesign
Schneider, AntoniaAdministrative StaffUndergraduate Program Assistant, Department of Designaschneid@yorku.caDesign
Miziolek, RichAdministrative StaffDesign Technician, Department of Design & Computing Servicesrichm@yorku.caDesign
Gittins, JohnProfessor EmeritusMusic
Janczak, Wojtek E.Professor EmeritusChair, Department of Design, 2009 to 2012Design
Newgren, DonProfessor EmeritusDesign
Scadding, DavidProfessor EmeritusDesign
Tomcik, Andrew M.Professor EmeritusDesign
Cumming, RobynCourse Directorrlc@yorku.caVisual Art & Art History
Muise, FlanneryAdministrative StaffStudent & Graduate Program Assistant, Department of Dancemuise@yorku.caDance
Gerstmar, MerrillAdministrative StaffExperiential Education Coordinator, Office of the Dean merrillg@yorku.caOffice of the Dean
Fribance, RobinAdministrative StaffAssistant Dean, Strategic Communications, Office of the Dean fribance@yorku.caOffice of the Dean
Kumana, NeshaAdministrative StaffMarketing and Graphic Design Officer, Office of the Deanneshakum@yorku.caOffice of the Dean
Karacs, JudyAdministrative StaffAMPD Events Coordinator, Office of the Deanjkaracs@yorku.caOffice of the Dean
Kocur, AlomarAdministrative StaffContent Producer, Office of the Dean ckocur@yorku.caOffice of the Dean
Runge, JessicaContract FacultyDance

Faculty Emeritus

Shirley Ann Brown

B.I.D. (Manitoba), M.A. (Ohio State), Ph.D. (Cornell)
Office: 708 Atkinson
Phone: 416-736-2100 ext. 66610
E–mail: sabrown@yorku.ca
Professor
Website: www.yorku.ca/sabrown/

Shirley Ann Brown is a medievalist whose teaching and research interests include Medieval Art and Architecture of the British Isles, the History of Stained Glass/Stained Glass in Canada, and Art History Methodology. She taught previously at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, and at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton.

Shirley Ann Brown is a medievalist whose teaching and research interests include Medieval Art and Architecture of the British Isles, the History of Stained Glass/Stained Glass in Canada, and Art History Methodology. She taught previously at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, and at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton. She has lived and travelled extensively in Europe, reading English medieval History with Denis Bethel at University College, Dublin. She spent an additional year in research at the Institut fur Kunstgeschichte in Munich. Prof. Brown is the founding Director of the Registry of Stained Glass Windows in Canada. During Winter Term 2007, Prof. Brown was Visiting Professor of Medieval Studies at the University of California at Berkeley.

Ken Carpenter

B.A. (Toronto), M.A. (UC–Berkeley), Ph.D. (London)
Office: CFA 255
Phone: 416-736-2100 ext. 77420
E–mail: kcarpent@yorku.ca
Professor Emeritus

Professor Carpenter's research interests include the history, theory, and practice of art criticism, Canadian and American art since 1940, and the psychology of creativity. His extensive publication credits include sixty articles in journals such as Art International, Arts, Vie des arts, The Journal of Canadian Art History, Studio International, The Canadian Encyclopedia and the Dictionary of Art. Exhibitions he has curated include The Caro Connection: Sculpture by Sir Anthony Caro from Toronto Collections; The Heritage of Jack Bush, A Tribute (Robert McLaughlin Gallery), which toured extensively; and Caricature and Conscience: The Sculpture of Dora Wechsler (with Carolyn Robinson) for Toronto's Koffler Gallery.

Professor Carpenter has been guest critic at the Emma Lake Artists' Workshop and guest lecturer at numerous Canadian and American universities. He was a recipient of the Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Association's award for excellence in teaching.

Shelley Hornstein

BA, MA, PhD (Strasbourg)

shelleyh@yorku.ca

Shelley Hornstein is Professor of Architectural History & Urban Culture at York University. Her work looks at the intersection of memory and place in architectural and urban sites. She is currently working on projects that explore demolition, Google Earth and museums in virtual space, Starlets and Starchitecture, Jewish topographies, and architectural tourism.

Dr. Hornstein is the recipient of the Walter L. Gordon Fellowship, and several Canadian and International research awards. Her most recent book is Losing Site: Architecture, Memory and Place, (Ashgate, 2011. Read the review – PDF). Her other books include the edited volumes: Capital Culture: A Reader on Modernist Legacies, State Institutions, and the Value(s) of Art (McGill-University Press, 2000); Image and Remembrance: Representation and The Holocaust (Indiana University Press, 2002) and Impossible Images: Contemporary Art after the Holocaust (NYU Press, 2003).

Professor Hornstein has taught at York University since 1985. Her courses include Memory and Place, Paris as Modernist Dream, The Celluloid City, No Place like Home, and The Metropolis Revisited. She is a member of York’s graduate programs in Art History, Culture and Communications, and Social and Political Thought. She has served as associate dean, co-director of the Centre for Feminist Research, and twice as Chair of Department of Fine Arts, Atkinson College.

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Guy Metraux

Degrees
Office: CFA TBA
Phone: 416-736-5187
E-mail: gmetraux@yorku.ca
Professor

Joyce Zemans

B.A., M.A. (Toronto)
Office: N318 Schulich
Phone: 416-736-2100 ext. 77905
E–mail: jzemans@yorku.ca
Professor Emerita

An art historian, curator, cultural policy specialist and academic administrator, Joyce Zemans served as dean of the Faculty of Fine Arts (1985-88), acting director of the Graduate Program in Art History (1994-95) and chair of the Department of Visual Arts Department (1975-81) at York University.

She also held the Robarts Chair in Canadian Studies (1995-96) and was acting director of the MBA Program in Non-Profit Management and Leadership (2000-01). She currently directs the MBA Program in Arts and Media Administration in the Schulich School of Business at York.

Professor Zemans served as director of the Canada Council for the Arts from 1988 to 1992. She holds honorary doctorates from the University of Waterloo and the Nova Scotia of Art and Design and is an Honorary Fellow of the Ontario College of Art and Design.

Joyce Zemans was appointed a member of the Order of Canada in 2002 in recognition of her contributions to Canadian arts and culture. In 2010, she was chosen to receive The Canadian Conference of the Arts' Diplôme d’honneur for sustained contribution to the cultural life of the country.

Professor Zemans currently serves on the board of the Institute for Studies in Canadian Art at Concordia University and of the Advisory Boards of the Toronto Arts Council, the Creative Trust, the Magnetic North Theatre Festival and the Asia Pacific Journal of Arts and Cultural Management.

Among her other activities, she is a member of the Culture and Communications Committee of Canadian Commission for UNESCO and of the steering group for the Centre of Expertise on Culture and Communities, for the Creative City Network of Canada. Previously she has served as president of the Laidlaw Foundation, as a member of the Prime Minister’s Canada-Japan Forum, a member of the Department of Canadian Heritage’s Expert Advisory Committee on the Convention on Cultural Diversity, and a member of the Japan - U.S. Comparative Cultural Policy Project (U.C.L.A.): Cultural Policy Advisory Committee.

Professor Zemans' research focuses on art history and cultural policy with specific reference to the Canadian experience and international comparative cultural policy.

Carol Zemel

B.A. (McGill), M.A., Ph.D. (Columbia)
Office: CFA 261
Phone: 416-736-5187
E–mail: czemel@yorku.ca
Professor

Professor Zemel joined the faculty in the Department of Visual Arts in 2000. Prior to York, she taught at Concordia University, Temple University (Philadelphia), Dartmouth College and the State University of New York at Buffalo, where she chaired the Art History Department from 1997-2000.

Professor Zemel's areas of research and publication include 19th and 20th-century European art, the modern art market, feminism in the arts, Jewish visual culture and diaspora studies. An authority on the work of Vincent Van Gogh, her books include The Formation of a Legend — Van Gogh Criticism 1890–1920 (UMI Research Press, 1980) and Van Gogh's Progress: Utopia and Modernity in Late Nineteenth–Century Art (University of California Press, 1997). Her articles have appeared in The Art Bulletin, Art History, Artscanada, Art in America, Jong Holland and several scholarly anthologies. She served as co–editor of RACAR (Revue d'art canadienne/Canadian Art Review) from 1995–98.

In 2000/01, Dr. Zemel was a Fellow at the Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, engaged in completing a book titled Graven Images: Visual Culture and Modern Jewish History. With Professors Shelley Hornstein (York University) and Reesa Greenberg (Concordia University), she is co-founder and co–director of Project Mosaica, a web7ndash;based exploration of Jewish cultural expression in the arts.

Karen Stanworth

B.FA. (Concordia), B.Ed. (McGill), M.A. (York), Ph.D. (Manchester)
Office: WC 223
Phone: 416-736-2100 ext. 30734
E–mail: kstanworth@edu.yorku.ca
Associate Professor

Scholarly Interests
Visual Culture and Identity; Museum History and Pedagogies; Visual Rhetoric and Nationalism, Group Portraiture; Teaching of Visual Arts and Art History in Higher Education; History of Visual Culture in Canada

Professor Stanworth has published on topics related to visual culture and pedagogy; higher education and the arts; feminist cultural theory and production; and narrative and history. Her articles have appeared in Art History (UK), Histoire Sociale/Social History, Resources in Feminist Research,Symploke Journal of Comparative Literature and Theory and University of Toronto Quarterly.

Her teaching and research address issues of knowledge formation within visual culture, with a particular emphasis on the representation of identities, and the paradox of belonging and difference.

Dr. Stanworth is completing a manuscript on visual culture and identity in 19th century Canada which examines the ways in which visual culture participates in the construction and mediation of social identities, particularly in early museum pedagogies, visual spectacle and the representation of group identities. Current research initiatives include the development of a collaborative network for historical research in visual culture in Canada, and a research project of case studies about bawdy images in 20th century Canada.

Dr. Stanworth is joint appointed to the Faculties of Fine Arts and Education, and is associated with the Graduate Program in Interdiscipinary Studies, Graduate Program in Visual Arts and Robarts Centre for Canadian Studies at York.

Selected Publications
"Ethics of Knowledge: education, tradition and post-modernity", web exclusive article, Academic Matters, July, 2010; [review essay, Art School (Propositions for the 21st Century), Steven H. Madoff, ed. MIT Press, 2009].
Stanworth, K. (2005). "Interdisciplinarity in the work of Francoise Sullivan", in Caught in the Act: An Anthology of Performance Art by Canadian Women, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 387-396.
Stanworth, K. and J. Hladki (2002). "A Critical Introduction to Feminist Cultural Production", Resources in Feminist Research, 29:3/4, 9-18. Issue editors.

Adjunct Faculty

Reesa Greenberg

M.A., (Toronto)

From 1971 to 1999, Reesa Greenberg was Associate Professor of Art History at Concordia University. In addition to publishing numerous essays on contemporary Canadian art and artists, she has written extensively on the theory and practice of exhibition experience in the contemporary museum. www.reesagreenberg.net

Selected Published Works:
“The Currency of Time: Muntadas and I Giardini,” CIEL VARIABLE No. 77, Winter. p.10-12, 2007;
"Redressing History: Partners and the Friedrich Christian Flick Collection," Kritische Berichte, October, 2005;
"From Wall to Web: Displaying Art Stolen from Jews by Hitler," in Obsession, Compulsion, Collection: On Objects, Display Culture and Interpretation, Anthony Kiendl (ed.), Banff: The Banff Curatorial Institute, 92-109, 2004.
She co-edited Thinking About Exhibitions with Bruce W. Ferguson and Sandy Nairne, Routledge, 1996.

Dr. Jessica Mace

Jessica Mace, Ph.D., is an art and architectural historian whose current research explores concepts of modernity and heritage in the architecture of the late-nineteenth to mid-twentieth centuries, particularly in Canadian industrial contexts.

Her recent publications include the book Territoires d’identité: Les villes de compagnie du Canada, (co-authored with Lucie K. Morisset, Montréal: Éditions Patrimonium, 2019), and the edited volume Heritage Communities (co-edited with Myriam Joannette, Québec: Presses de l’Université du Québec, 2019).

Since 2015, Dr Mace has also been the Editor in Chief of the Journal of the Society for the Study of Architecture in Canada, the only peer-reviewed publication on the subject of the built environment in Canada. Relatedly, she serves on the board of directors of the Society for the Study of Architecture in Canada and on the executive committee of the Association of Critical Heritage Studies.

Dr Mace teaches the history of art and visual culture from prehistory to the present day, with a particular focus on modern art, Canadian art, and Canadian architecture. In 2018, she was awarded the Inspired Teaching Award for Excellence in Teaching First Year Students at OCAD University. She currently teaches at Brock University and OCAD University, and is also an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Urban and Tourism Studies at the Université du Québec à Montréal.

Ph.D. (York University)
M.A. (York University)
B.A.H. (Queen’s University)

Kitty Scott

M.A. (Royal College of Art, London)

Kitty Scott is the Chief Curator, National Gallery of Canada. Previously, she was the curator of modern and contemporary art at the AGO. Director, Visual Arts at The Banff Centre, chief curator at the Serpentine Gallery, London, and curator, Contemporary Art at the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa. Scott has curated exhibitions of artists such as Francis Alÿs, Janet Cardiff, Paul Chan, Peter Doig, Ragnar Kjartansson, Silke Otto-Knapp, Ken Lum, and Ron Terada, and was an agent for dOCUMENTA (13) (2012), Kassel. Scott organized the curatorial symposium Are Curators Unprofessional? (2010) at The Banff Centre and edited the publication Raising Frankenstein: Curatorial Education and Its Discontents (Koenig Books, Cologne, 2010). She has written extensively on contemporary art for catalogues and journals including ParachuteParkett, and Canadian Art. Scott has contributed to numerous books on curatorial studies and written texts for monographic publications on the work of Matthew Barney, Peter Doig, Brian Jungen, and Daniel Richter; and for the publication Creamier: Contemporary Art in Culture (Phaidon, London, New York, 2010). As an independent curator, she has organized exhibitions including Bankside Browser (2000) for Tate Modern, London, and Universal Pictures (1999) at the Melbourne International Biennial. Scott was the Canadian coordinator for the Seventh International Istanbul Biennial (2001) and also worked on the inaugural SITE Santa Fe Biennial (1995). She is visiting professor for the Curatorial Practice Program at the California College of the Arts, San Francisco, as well as an adjunct professor at York University, Toronto, and University of British Columbia, Vancouver.

Georgiana Uhlyarik

M.A. (York)

Georgiana Uhlyarik is Fredrik S. Eaton Curator, Canadian Art, and co-lead of the Indigenous + Canadian Art Department at the Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto. She co-curated: Tunirrusiangit: Kenojuak Ashevak and Tim Pitsiulak, the J.S. McLean Centre for Indigenous + Canadian Art, Introducing Suzy Lake, The Passion of Kathleen Munn, Betty Goodwin: Work Notes, as well as collaboration such as Georgia O’Keeffe with Tate Modern, Florine Stettheimer with Jewish Museum, NY, Picturing the Americas: Landscape Painting from Tierra del Fuego to the Arctic with Terra Foundation for American Art and Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo. Prior to joining the AGO in 2002, she held various roles at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection, The Power Plant and the Gershon Iskowitz Foundation. She earned an Honours Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Toronto and a Master’s Degree in art history from York University. Uhlyarik’s area of interest is the work of 20th century women artists. Originally from Romania, she lives in Toronto with her twin sons.

Julie Crooks

Julie is Assistant Curator, Photography at the AGO. She  received a PhD in the Department of History of Art and Archaeology at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, U.K. The title of her dissertation is Alphonso Lisk-Carew and Early Photography in Sierra Leone.  Julie’s research focuses on vernacular photography in Sierra Leone, West Africa and the diaspora. In 2017 she was the curator of Free.Black. North at the AGO . And in 2018  she was the co-curator of the ROM exhibition, Here We are Here: Black Canadian Contemporary Art(2018).

Wanda Nanibush

Dr. Sylvie Albert

Dr. Sara Angel

Dr. Nigel Lezama

Dr. Amanda Boetzkes