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Associate Professor

Jenny Anger joined the Department of Art and Art History at Grinnell College in 1997. She has been an associate professor since 2004. She has served as department chair (2004-06, 2014-16... See this person's full profile

Senior Faculty

Chasson entered Senior Faculty Status in the summer of 2012 after teaching at Grinnell since 1980. His research focusses on the functions of decoration and illustration in medieval Latin... See this person's full profile

Assistant Professor

Marika T. Knowles studies French art of the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries.  She is particularly interested in the way that motifs travel between a variety of media,... See this person's full profile

Assistant Professor

Vanessa Lyon teaches early modern art with an emphasis on gender, historiography, theology, and cross-cultural relationships in Spanish, Flemish, and British visual representation (circa... See this person's full profile

Senior Faculty

Susan Strauber is professor of art history with senior faculty status. For much of her career, her scholarship was concerned with the historical and critical examination of the paintings... See this person's full profile