Beaux Arts Director and Chief Curator, Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami; AAMG At-Large, Task Force Co-Chair for the Protection of University Collections
Dr. Jill Deupi is the Beaux Arts Director and Chief Curator of the University of Miami’s Lowe Art Museum. Prior to assuming this position in 2014, Dr. Deupi was Director and Chief Curator of University Museums at Fairfield University, where she was also an Assistant Professor of Art History. She received her B.A. from Mount Holyoke College and her J.D. from American University’s Washington College of Law, graduating summa cum laude. Dr. Deupi holds both an M.A. and a Ph.D. in art history from the University of London’s Birkbeck College and the University of Virginia, respectively. A Rome Prize recipient, Dr. Deupi wrote her doctoral dissertation on art and cultural politics in 18th-century Naples. Her prior museum experience includes work at the Royal Academy of Arts, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Snite Museum of Art, the National Gallery (Washington, D.C.), and the Wallace Collection. Dr. Deupi is a Fellow of the American Academy in Rome, the Leading Change Institute, and the Getty Leadership Institute. In addition to her service on AAMG’s Board, she is a member of the Association of Art Museum Directors, the American Alliance of Museums, ArtTable, the College Art Association (on whose Museum Committee she serves), and the International Women’s Forum.