Jane Blocker

Jane Blocker
Art History
College of Liberal Arts

Award Year
University Award
Distinguished Teachers Graduate and Professional

Section B, Location 45

Jane Blocker is a renowned scholar of contemporary art and a leader in graduate education at the University of Minnesota. Her reputation as an engaged and generous mentor has made her a sought-after adviser. As Director of Graduate Studies and department chair, she revitalized the graduate program in Art History. As Associate Dean for Arts and Humanities in the College of Liberal Arts, she continues to prioritize the recruitment, training, and support of graduate students.