Maya Balakirsky Katz, Ph.D.

Professor, Art History

Dr. Maya Balakirsky Katz
  • Campus:
    Graduate School of Jewish Studies

Maya Balakirsky Katz is Professor of Art History at Touro College and on the faculty of Touro's Graduate School of Jewish Studies.  She has written on the intersection of religious identity and media in essay collections, exhibition catalogs, and encyclopedias, as well as journals, such as AJS Review, Jewish Social Studies, Nineteenth-Century French Studies, Modern Judaism, and Images: A Journal of Jewish Art and Visual Culture.  She authored the book The Visual Culture of Chabad (Cambridge University Press, 2010) and edited Revising Dreyfus (Brill Press, 2013). She received her PhD in the history of art from Bryn Mawr College in 2003.