Faculty & Staff


David Karmon

david karmon

Professor, Department Chair
Ph.D., Harvard University, M. Arch., Yale School of Architecture
Fields: Early modern art, architecture, and urbanism
Email: dkarmon@holycross.edu  
Office:  Fenwick 438    Phone:  508-793-2253

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Rachelle Beaudoin

rachelle beaudoin

Professor Of Practice, Digital Media
M.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design
Fields: Digital media
Email: rbeaudoi@holycross.edu  
Office:  Fenwick 436    Phone:  508-793-3764

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John Carney

Studio Supervisor
Millard 2 Room 6C




Amy D.  Finstein

amy finstein

Assistant Professor
Architectural Studies Co-Advisor
Urban Studies Advisor
Ph.D. University of Virginia
Fields: Modern architecture and urbanism
Email: afinstei@holycross.edu 
Office:  Fenwick 401    Phone:  508-793-3098

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Colleen Fitzgerald

colleen fizgerald faculty visual arts

Visiting Assistant Professor of Visual Art
M.F.A. Parsons School of Design
B.A. Boston College
Fields:  Photography & Related Media
Office: Fenwick 431   
Studio: Millard Media Lab, Photography Studio

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Matthew Gamber

matthew gamber

Associate Professor
M.F.A., Tufts University
Fields: Photography
Email: mgamber@holycross.edu  
Office:  Fenwick 402   Phone:  508-793-3845

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Patricia Johnston

patricia johnston

Rev. J. Gerard Mears, S.J. Chair in Fine Arts, Professor Visual Arts
Ph.D., Boston University
Fields: American Art, History of Photography, Modern Art
Email: pjohnsto@holycross.edu  
Office:  Fenwick 442     Phone:  508-793-3715

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Amanda Luyster

professor amanda luyster visual arts

Assistant Professor 
Ph.D., Harvard University
Fields: Medieval and cross-cultural art history
Email: aluyster@holycross.edu  
Office:  Fenwick 439   Phone:  508-793-2782

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Victor M. Pacheco

Visiting Lecturer
MFA Rhode Island School of Design
Fields: Sculpture, Visual Arts
Email: vpacheco@holycross.edu  
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Cristi Rinklin

cristi rinklin

M.F.A., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Fields: Painting
Email: crinklin@holycross.edu  
Office:  Fenwick 443     Phone:  508-793-2387

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Leslie Schomp

leslie schomp

Senior Lecturer
M.F.A., Massachusetts College of Art
Fields: Drawing
Email: lschomp@holycross.edu  
Office: Fenwick 431    Phone: 508-793-3062

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Melissa Geisler Trafton

professor melissa trafton visual arts

Visiting Assistant Professor
P.h.D, University of California, Berkeley
Fields: 19th and 20th-century art history; global contemporary art; American art and print culture
Email: mtrafton@holycross.edu
Office: Fenwick 445   Phone:  508-793-3480

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James Welu

professor visual arts
Distinguished Visiting Lecturer, College of the Holy Cross
Director Emeritus, Worcester Art Museum
Ph.D. Boston University
M.A. and M.F.A., University of Notre Dame
Fields: Dutch and Flemish Art, Museum Studies
Office: Fenwick 431
Phone: 508-793-2227




Eryca Rooney

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Academic Administrative Assistant
Email: erooney@holycross.edu
Office: Fenwick 436   POBox:  60A   Phone:  508-793-2227




Faculty Emeriti

Michael L. Beatty

michael beatty

Associate Professor Emeritus
Architectural Studies Co-Advisor
M.F.A., Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Fields: Sculpture and 3D Design
Email: mbeatty@holycross.edu 

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Virginia C. Raguin

virginia raguin

Distinguished Professor of Humanities Emerita, Visual Arts
Ph.D., Yale University
Fields: Medieval art history, stained glass
Email: vraguin@holycross.edu  

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John P. Reboli S.J.

John Reboli SJ

Associate Professor Emeritus
Ph.D., Ohio University
Fields: 19th and 20th century art history
Email: jreboli@holycross.edu  

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Susan P. Schmidt

susan schmidt

Associate Professor Emerita
M.F.A., Pennsylvania State University
Fields: Printmaking, artists' books and drawing
Email: sschmidt@holycross.edu  

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