Academic and Professional Staff

Academic Responsibilities in the HoA Department:

Professor Geoffrey Batchen: Head of Department, MSt Convenor  (21-22)

Cora Gilroy-Ware: Prelims Convenor (21-22)

Saul Nelson: FHS Convenor (21-22)

Costanza Beltrami: FHS Coordinator (21-22) & Harassment Advisor

Associated Academics teaching in the department 2021-2022

Professor Paul Collins, Jaleh Hearn Curator for Ancient Near East, Ashmolean Museum

Dr Reidar Due, University Lecturer in European Cinema

Professor Jaś Elsner, Senior Research Fellow, Corpus Christi College

Professor Elizabeth Frood, Associate Professor of Egyptology

Dr Jim Harris, Teaching Curator, Ashmolean Museum

Dr Stephen Johnston, Head of Research, Teaching and Collections, History of Science Museum

Dr Mallica Kumbera Landrus, Keeper of Eastern Art and Curator of Indian, Himalayan and Southeast Asian Art, Ashmolean Museum

Dr Francesca Leoni, Yousef Jameel Curator of Islamic Art, Ashmolean Museum

Dr Christopher Morton, Head of Curatorial, Research and Teaching, Pitt Rivers Museum

Dr Clare Pollard, Curator of Japanese Art, Ashmolean Museum

Dr Giulia Smith, Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow, Ruskin School of Art

Professor Catherine Whistler, Keeper of Western Art, Ashmolean Museum

Professor William Whtye, Professor of Social and Architectural History

Dr Matthew Winterbottom, Curator of Sculpture and Decorative Arts, Ashmolean Museum