Academic Staff in the School of Art History and World Art Studies Academic Staff in the School of Art History and World Art Studies

Dr Jo Clarke

Dr Jo Clarke Senior Lecturer
Research Interests: Art and technology in early agricultural societies of the Near East and Cyprus; the archaeology of Western Sahara; human responses and adaptations to climate change in prehistory; Neolithic technologies, in particular ceramics and plaster.
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Dr Ferdinand de JongDr Ferdinand de Jong Senior Lecturer
Research Interests: heritage, art and postcolonial memory; masquerading, performance and intangible heritage; museums, materiality, time and temporality; art, aesthetics and performance; archive and Utopia.
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Dr Simon DellDr Simon Dell Senior Lecturer
Research Interests: Photography, with special reference to France and the United States; the relation of the visual and political in interwar Europe; art practice and new media after 1960.
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Professor Sandy HeslopProf Sandy Heslop, Professor of Visual Arts
Research Interests: art and architecture of medieval England; the role of imagination in the creation and reception of artefacts; the relationship of art and history; the impact of environment and resources on manufacture; art as information and rhetoric; architecture as image
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Dr Sarah MonksDr Sarah Monks  Lecturer in European Art History
Research Interests: British art, 1650-1850; the seascape as cultural and pictorial form in early modern Europe; the effects of global encounter on Britain's visual and material cultures; painting, the ‘work of art' and concepts of subjectivity in early modernity.
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Prof David Peters Corbett Professor of Art History and American Studies
Research Interests: the history of British and American art between c.1850 and c.1950;  the relationship between the mid-nineteenth century landscape tradition and  US modernism; artistic relations between Britain and the US from Colonial Times to the Present.
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Dr Christina Riggs, Senior Lecturer
Research Interests: the body in ancient Egyptian art; funerary practices in Roman Egypt; museums, collecting, cultural heritage.
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Dr Dan Rycroft  Senior Lecturer
Research Interests: colonialism in South Asia; de-colonisation and postcolonialism; visual ethnography; indigenous studies; intangible heritage.
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