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Amy Ingrid Schlegel, Ph.D.

Amy Ingrid Schlegel is the Director of Galleries and Collections at Tufts University and adjunct faculty in the Department of Art and Art History and in the Museum Studies Certificate Program at Tufts. Schlegel holds a Ph.D. in art history from Columbia University and a M.A. in art history from the University of Chicago. Her area of specialization is contemporary art. Prior to coming to Tufts in 2004, Schlegel served for four years as Curator at the Philadelphia Art Alliance, a multidisciplinary arts center, as postdoctoral Curatorial Fellow at The Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, as guest curator at the Brattleboro (VT) Museum and Art Center; as Predoctoral Fellow at the Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery at Columbia University, and as curatorial assistant at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago. In addition, she has taught art history and women's studies at Columbia University, the University of Vermont, and Moore College of Art & Design in Philadelphia. She is a contributor to the anthology Singular Women: Writing the Artist (University of California Press, 2003), has published essays in numerous exhibition catalogues, and has had articles or reviews published in Sculpture magazine, The Art Journal, and Third Text. Schlegel served on the Board of Directors of the College Art Association from 2007 to 2011 and is also a member of ArtTable and of the New England Museums Association.