Department Chairs:
Erik Inglis, art history
Pipo Nguyen-duy, studio art

Administrative Assistant:
Jamie Jacobs, program coordinator

Department Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8181
Fax: (440) 775-8969

Art Building 2, Room 166
91 N. Main St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

Office Hours: 9:00am-4:00pm

Susan Kane

Susan Kane

Mildred C. Jay Professor of Art, Classical Archaeology

Contact Information


Allen Art Building 104
(440) 775-8672

Susan Kane

Susan Kane

Art History Professor, Classical Archaeology Professor, Curricular Committee on Archaeology

Educational Background

  • Bachelor of Arts, Barnard College, 1970
  • Master of Arts, Bryn Mawr College, 1973
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Bryn Mawr College, 1978

Professor Kane is a classical archaeologist who has excavated in the US, UK, Greece, Tunisia, Yugoslavia, Libya, and Italy. She is co-Director of the Sangro Valley Project (Abruzzo, Italy) <> and Director of the Cyrenaica Archaeological Project (Cyrene, Libya) <>. Her special research interests include Greek, Etruscan, and Roman sculpture and architecture, the study of ancient building technologies and building materials, and the use of archaeological sciences in the study of archaeology.  









Susan Kane Receives the Society for American Archaeology's Presidential Award