Stanford Experts

Susan Dackerman

Title:
John and Jill Freidenrich Director of the Cantor Arts Center

Email:
sdackerman@stanford.edu

Phone:
(650) 725-0462

Website:
https://museum.stanford.edu/about/leadership

Description

Susan Dackerman is the John and Jill Freidenrich Director of the Cantor Arts Center. In addition to organizing exhibitions and writing about art and its histories from the Renaissance to the present, Dackerman is committed to refining the role of the university museum. In her various museum positions, she has been a liaison between academia and the museum and developed programs for integrating academic work into the galleries, museum publications and public events. In addition, she has devised a program for training graduate students in the production of museum-based scholarship.