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 Dornith  Doherty
 Contact Information
Dornith Doherty
Professor-Studio Arts, Coordinator-Studio Arts
Contact address   University of North Texas/ College of Visual Arts & Design, 1155 Union Circle # 305100, Denton, TX 76203     Office LocationOak Street Hall, Room No.: 154 
Email  dornith.doherty@unt.edu    http://www.dornithdoherty.com http://www.dornithdoherty.com   
Graduate Faculty Membership Status: Full Membership-Permanent   
toggle toggle  Professional Preparation
 Degree Major/Thesis/Dissertation Institution Year
M.F.A. Photography Yale University 1988
B.A., cum laude Spanish and French Rice University 1980
toggle toggle Courses Taught By Semester --- Organized Classes will be uploaded from THECB Data file
SemesterSubjectCourse NumberSectionCourse NameCalculated Semester Credit HoursSyllabus 
Fall 2015ASTU2255502Photography II Download Syllabus
Fall 2015ASTU2255501Photography II Download Syllabus
Spring 2015ASTU3250501Photography III Download Syllabus
Fall 2014ASTU4250502Photography Studio Download Syllabus
Fall 2014ASTU4250501Photography Studio Download Syllabus
Spring 2014ASTU2255502Photography II Download Syllabus
Spring 2014ASTU2255501Photography II Download Syllabus
Fall 2013ASTU4250502Photography Studio Download Syllabus
Fall 2013ASTU4250501Photography Studio Download Syllabus
Spring 2013ASTU2255502Photography II Download Syllabus
Spring 2013ASTU2255501Photography II Download Syllabus
Spring 2012ASTU2255502Photography II Download Syllabus
Spring 2012ASTU2255501Photography II Download Syllabus
Fall 2011ASTU5250715Photography Studio Download Syllabus
Fall 2011ASTU5250501Photography Studio Download Syllabus
Fall 2011ASTU4250502Photography Studio Download Syllabus
Fall 2010ASTU4290501Topics in Photography Download Syllabus
Fall 2010ASTU4250502Photography Studio Download Syllabus
Fall 2010ASTU3250501Photography III Download Syllabus
Fall 2009ASTU5250791Photography Studio3 
Fall 2009ASTU5250501Photography Studio30 
Fall 2009ASTU3250501Photography III66 
toggle toggle  Research and Expertise
Dornith Doherty
Dornith Doherty
Contemporary Photography and Fine Art
toggle toggle Appointments
Duration (YYYY - YYYY or Present)RankDepartment / SchoolCollege / OfficeUniversity / Company
2014-PresentUniversity Distinguished Research ProfessorStudio ArtCollege of Visual Arts & DesignUniversity of North Texas
2007-2014ProfessorStudio ArtCollege of Visual Arts & DesignUniversity of North Texas
1995-2007Associate ProfessorStudio ArtCollege of Visual Arts DesignUniversity of North Texas
1994-1995Associate ProfessorPhotography Herron School of Art, Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis
1988-1994Assistant ProfessorPhotography Herron School of Art, Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis
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Duration (YYYY - YYYY)Percentage TeachingPercentage ResearchPercentage Service
toggle toggle Publications
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  YearPublication  Type
State of the Art: Discovering American Artists Now
Museum exhibition catalogue
Alligood, Chad and Bacigalupi, Don
Crystal Bridges Museum of Art
Seeds, Science, Sustenance and Snacks: the Photography of Dornith Doherty
Solo exhibition catalogue
Scherer, Scott
Museum exhibition catalogue
Kingston, Angela
Art Museum of Southeast Texas
3 AM Wonder, Paranoia, and the Restless Night
Kingston, Angela
Liverpool University Press
Desert Grasslands
Sasse, Julie
Tucson Museum of Art
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2015Dornith Doherty, Photographer: the Seeds of ArtArtistJuanita Harvey Gallery, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TexasSolo exhibition
2014-20153am: Wonder Paranoia, and the Restless NightCurated by Angela KingstonThe Bluecoat, Liverpool (28 September - 24 November 2013; Chapter, Cardiff, Wales (13 December 2013 - 2 March 2014), The Exchange, Penzance, Cornwall (April - June 2014), Ferens Art Gallery, Hull (August - November 2014).Selected Group Exhibition
2014PhotoTXcetera Invitational ExhibitioncuratedKevin Page Gallery, Dallas, TexasGroup exhibition
2014-2015State of the Art: Discovering American Art NowCurated by Don Baciagalupi and Chad AlligoodCrystal Bridges Museum of American ArtGroup exhibition
2014Opening ExhibitionCurated by Anne KellyPhoto-Eye Gallery, Santa Fe, New MexicoGroup Exhibition
2014Seeds, Science, Sustenance and Snacks: the Photography of Dornith DohertyCurated by Scott ShererFotoseptiembre Biennial/University of Texas at San Antonio Art GallerySolo exhibition
2014Archive: Australiacurated by Debra BarreraMcMurtrey Gallery, Houston, TexasSolo exhibition
2014Dornith DohertyCuratedSpiva Arts Center, Joplin, MissouriSolo exhibition
2014OasisCurated by Lynn CastleArt Museum of Southeast TexasSolo exhibition
2013Dornith Doherty The Contemporary, Monterey, CaliforniaSolo exhibition
2013Desert GrasslandsCurated by Julie SasseTucson Museum of Art, Tucson, ArizonaSelected Group Exhibitions
2013Dornith Doherty La Fundación Ramseyer Dayer, ArgentinaSolo Exhibition
2013Dornith Doherty Museo Provincial de Bellas Artes Rosa Galisteo de Rodriguez, Santa Fe, ArgentinaSolo Exhibition
2013Selections from the Permanent CollectionCurated by John RohrbachAmon Carter Museum of American ArtGroup Exhibition
2012Source Antioch College Art Gallery, Yellow Springs, OhioSelected Group Exhibition
2012Sustenance Northlight Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe ArizonaSelected Group Exhibitions
2012The Creative Risk: Todd Hido, Kelli Connell, Susan Burnstine, Dornith Doherty MSU Visual Art Center, Starkville, MississippiSelected Group Exhibition
2012Three of a Kind McMurtrey Gallery, Houston , TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2012Terra Cognita Museum Belvédère, Heerenveen, NetherlandsSelected Group Exhibition
2012Cache McMurtrey Gallery, Houston , TexasSolo Exhibition
2012Dornith Doherty Union Presbyterian Seminary Early Center, Richmond, VirginiaSolo Exhibition
2011Earth Now: American Landscape Photographers and the Environment New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe, New MexicoSelected Group Exhibition
2011Edge of Life: Forest Pathology Art Stephen F Austin University, Nacogdoches, TexasSelected Group Exhibitions
2011Confined: The Captive and Keeper in Contemporary Life Look 11, Liverpool International Photography Festival,The Bluecoat Arts Centre, Liverpool, EnglandSelected Group Exhibition
2011Atlanticas Colectivas, Fotonoviembre Photography Biennial Centro de Fotografia, Isla de Tenerife, SpainSelected Group Exhibition
2011Stockpile Holly Johnson Gallery, Dallas, TexasSolo Exhibition
2011Science, Poetry, and the Photographic Image Northlight Gallery, University of Arizona, Tempe, ArizonaSelected Group Exhibition
2011Science, Poetry, and the Photographic Image Trois Gallery, Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, GeorgiaSelected Group Exhibition
2011A River Runs Through it: Perception vs. Reality TV, Inconvenient Truths and other Reactions on the Battle of the Alamo University of Texas at San Antonio Art GallerySelected Group Exhibitions
2011Regalamos Arte Arcimboldo Galeria de Arte, Buenos Aires, ArgentinaSelected Group Exhibition
2010Dornith Doherty Encuentros Abiertos Festival de Luz Photography Biennial, Buenos Aires, ArgentinaSolo exhibition
2010Dornith Doherty at Mid-Career: Photographs 2007-2010 Galveston Arts Center (In conjunction with FotoFest International Photography Biennial)Solo exhibition
2010Dornith Doherty at Mid-Career: Photographs 2007-2010 Martin Museum of Art, Baylor University, Waco, TexasSolo exhibition
2010Light and Vision II Rice University Media Center, Houston, TexasSelected Group exhibition
2010VAULT UNT on the Square Gallery, Denton, TexasSolo exhibition
2009Archiving Eden McMurtrey Gallery, Houston, TexasSolo Exhibition
2009Flash: Contemporary Photography CADD Art Lab, Dallas, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2009Nature Perceived, Nature Conceived Williams Tower Gallery, Houston, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2009(Un)natural Worlds Rockport Center for the Arts, Rockport, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2009Dornith Doherty: Archiving Eden II Holly Johnson Gallery, Dallas, TexasSolo exhibition
2008Dornith Doherty National Center for Genetic Resources Preservation, Fort Collins, ColoradoSolo Exhibition
2008Pictures of Things: Contemporary Still Life Photography Visual Arts Center, Portsmouth, VirginiaSelected Group Exhibition
2008FATHOM: Exploring the Depths of Water as Concept Content, and Context Texas State University- San Marcos Art GallerySelected Group Exhibition
2008Faculty Highlights UNT artspace FW Gallery, Fort Worth, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
20082x2, Rachofsky House Dallas, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2007Altered Terrain Holly Johnson Gallery, Dallas, TexasSolo Exhibition
2007Dornith Doherty: New Work, McMurtrey Gallery, Houston, TexasSolo Exhibition
2007Dornith Doherty & Luther Smith Reverberations on Landscapes UNT artspace FW Gallery, Fort Worth, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2007Water on the Edge: Six Photographers Environmental Sciences Gallery, UNTSelected Group Exhibition
2007Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas Holly Johnson Gallery, Dallas, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2006Dornith Doherty Rio Grande: Agua Quemada/Burnt Water FotoFest 2006, Houston, TexasSolo Exhibition
2006Dornith Doherty McMurtrey Gallery, Houston, TexasSolo Exhibition
2006Dornith Doherty / Serena Lin Bush University of Texas at Arlington Art Gallery, Arlington, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2006Silver Retrospective Exhibition Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2006Past/ Present Vanderbilt University Art Gallery, Nashville, TNSelected Group Exhibition
2006A Touch of Red McMurtrey Gallery, Houston, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2006Photo LA, Presented by Gerald Peters Gallery Los Angeles, CaliforniaSelected Group Exhibition
2006The Association of International Photography Art Dealers, Inc. Presented by Gerald Peters Gallery, New York, New YorkSelected Group Exhibition
2005Temporal Screens: Photographs of Kyoto Gerald Peters Fine Art, Dallas, TexasSolo Exhibition
2005Dornith Doherty: Fotografie Galerie Lužánky, Brno, Czech RepublicSolo Exhibition
2005Yuma Art Center Museum Yuma, ArizonaSelected Group Exhibition
2005Crossroads: Points of Transition and Intersection Nicholls State University Art Gallery, Thibodaux, LouisianaSelected Group Exhibition
2005Reconstruction: Making Pictures University of Texas at San Antonio Satellite GallerySelected Group Exhibition
2005Women in Print El Centro Community College Art Gallery, Dallas, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2005Small Matters, Gerald Peters Fine Art Dallas, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2004Free Scapes, Gerald Peters Fine Art Dallas, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2004Artifacts Midwestern State University Art Gallery, Wichita Falls, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2004Summer Focus, Bassetti Fine Art Photographs Bassetti Gallery, New Orleans, LouisianaSelected Group Exhibition
2003Dornith Doherty: Exploring the Rio Grande Pillsbury and Peters Fine Art, Dallas, TexasSolo Exhibition
2003Managing Eden Center for Photography at Woodstock, New YorkSelected Group Exhibition
2003Texas Women PhotographersCurated by Anne Tucker and Clint WillourWomen and Their Work Gallery, Austin, Texas/Galveston Art Center/Houston Center for Photography/Grace Museum, Abilene, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2002Dornith Doherty, Uncanny Landscapes Isis Gallery, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IndianaSolo Exhibition
2002Southern Light Gallery Amarillo, TexasSolo Exhibition
2002Dornith Doherty Photographs, Kilgore College, TexasSolo Exhibition
2002Sprawl: Aspects of Human Agency in the Landscape Arlington Museum of Art, Arlington, Texas (3 person exhibition)Selected Group Exhibition
2002FotoFest: Dornith Doherty, John Sparagana, & Anne Stautberg James Gallery, Houston, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2002Modalities of the Visible: A Survey of Contemporary Art in North Texas New Forum Gallery, BCCA, Dallas, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
200220th Anniversary Exhibition Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2001Liquid, new work by Dornith Doherty James Gallery, Houston, TexasSolo Exhibition
2001Dornith Doherty, Texas A&M University College Station, TexasSolo Exhibition
2001Dan Rangland and Dornith Doherty Bassetti Fine Art Photographs, New Orleans, LouisianaSelected Group Exhibition
2001Texas Tall Tales, PDNB Gallery Dallas, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2001Nature & Artifice, Three Texas Photographers Ameen Art Gallery, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LASelected Group Exhibition
2000Misnomers, McDonough Museum of Art Youngstown, OhioSolo Exhibition
2000Dornith Doherty, New Work, Brookhaven College Farmer’s Branch, TexasSolo Exhibition
200010x2+2: 22 Texas Artists DiverseWorks Gallery, Houston, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2000FotoFest 2000 James Gallery, Houston, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
2000IndiCollects Herron Art Gallery, Indianapolis, IndianaSelected Group Exhibition
1999Dornith Doherty Center for the Visual Arts, Denton, TexasSolo Exhibition
1999Voices: Recent Work by Dornith Doherty University Gallery, Texas A&M University-Commerce, Commerce, TexasSolo Exhibition
1999Spectres: Dornith Doherty and Sybil Miller Bannister Gallery, Rhode Island College, Providence, Rhode IslandSelected Group Exhibition
1999Flora and Fauna Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
1999The Shelf-life of Objects: Contemporary Still Life Photography University of Texas-Dallas, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
1999Material World James Gallery, Houston, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
1998Fragmentary Evolutions , James Gallery, HoustonSolo Exhibition
1998Blurred Boundaries Winter Street Art Center, Houston, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
1998Reunion James Gallery, Houston, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
1997Constructing Identity , Southern Arkansas University Art,Gallery, Magnolia, ArkansasSolo Exhibition
1997Dornith Doherty, Traces University of Notre Dame Photography Gallery, Notre Dame, IndianaSolo Exhibition
1997Dornith Doherty/Kristy Deetz Rosewood Art Centre Gallery, Kettering, OhioSelected Group Exhibition
1997Dornith Doherty/John C. Nelson New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art,New Harmony, IndianaSelected Group Exhibition
1997Revelation , Dallas Visual Art Center, Dallas, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
1997Introductions: Contemporary Texas Photographers Fort Worth Contemporary Art Center, Fort Worth, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
1996Dornith Doherty/Mark Merline Mt. Vernon Nazarene College Art Gallery, Mt. Vernon, OhioSelected Group Exhibition
1996Animalia: Photographs by Six Texas Artists Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, TexasSelected Group Exhibition
1995International Photography Educators Exhibition LRC Gallery,Sinclair College, Dayton, OhioSelected Group Exhibition
1995Photography in Mexico List Art Center Brown University, Providence, Rhode IslandSelected Group Exhibition
1995Indiana University All Campus Art Exhibition Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington, IndianaSelected Group Exhibition
1994Reenchanting Nature Society for Contemporary Photography Gallery, Kansas City, MissouriSolo Exhibition
1994Indiana Arts Commission Fellowship Exhibition Indiana State Office Building, Indianapolis, IndianaSelected Group Exhibition
1993Dornith Doherty New Color Work,Rice University Media Center, Houston, TexasSolo Exhibition
1993Photographic Art: Current Forms Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IndianaSelected Group Exhibition
1993Photography for the Nineties Sheldon Swope Art Museum Terre Haute, IndianaSelected Group Exhibition
1993Photo National Zoller Gallery, Pennsylvania State UniversitySelected Group Exhibition
1992Dornith Doherty Science Projects Sinclair College, Dayton, OhioSolo Exhibition
1992Photography: Nine for the Nineties Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IndianaSelected Group Exhibition
1992Suspect Terrain Museum of American Indian and Western Art,Indianapolis, IndianaSelected Group Exhibition
1992Extinction is Forever , Liberty Gallery Invitational Liberty Gallery, Louisville, KentuckySelected Group Exhibition
199235 Contemporary Artists University of Nebraska Art Gallery, Lincoln, NebraskaSelected Group Exhibition
1990Carl Robert Pope & Dornith Doherty , Photographs Indiana State Museum, Indianapolis, IndianaSelected Group Exhibition
1990Evocative Presence: Greater Lafayette Museum of Art Invitational Color Photography Exhibition Greater Lafayette Museum of Art, Lafayette, IndianaSelected Group Exhibition
1990Indiana Women Artists: An Invitational Show Editions Limited Gallery, Indianapolis, IndianaSelected Group Exhibition
1989Dornith Doherty Mysterious Spaces Norton Center at Centre College, Danville, KentuckySolo Exhibition
1989Photography The Next Generation,ASUC Art Studio, University of California, Berkeley, CASelected Group Exhibition
1989Omnibus’89 Herron Gallery, Indianapolis, IndianaSelected Group Exhibition
1988MFA Thesis Exhibition Yale University Art and Architecture GallerySelected Group Exhibition
toggle toggle Major Work in Collections
YearName of WorkPlace Held
2015-Millennium Seed Bank Research Seedlings and Lochner-Stuppy Test GardenCrystal Bridges Museum of Art
  City of Denton, Texas
  W Hotel, Dallas, Texas
  Nat’l Ctr for Genetic Resources Preservation, Colorado
  Federal Reserve Bank, Houston Branch, Houston, Texas
  Suez Energy, Houston, Texas
  Martin Musem of Art
  Centro de Fotografia, Isla de Tenerife, Spain
  Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, Texas
  Museo Provincial de Bellas Artes Rosa Galisteo de Rodriguez, Santa Fe, Argentina
  Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts
  Harrah’s Casino, New Orleans, Louisiana
  Golin-Harris, Inc., Washington, D.C.
  Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
  Museum of Fine Arts, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
  Sheldon Swope Art Museum, Indiana
  Art Museum of Southeast Texas
  Museum of Texas Tech University, Texas
  Yale University Library, New Haven, Connecticut
  Goldman-Sachs, New York
  Sprint Corporation, Kansas
  UT San Antonio, Texas
  Museet Fotokunst, Odense, Denmark
toggle toggle Lectures/Symposia
2014Gallery talkSpeakerSpiva Arts Center, Joplin Missouri
2014PhotoTX Contemporary PracticePanelistPhotoTX Conference
2014Visiting Artist Lecture: Dornith DohertySpeakerUniversity of Arkansas
2014Gallery TalkSpeakerUniversity of Texas at San Antonio Art Gallery
2014OasisSpeakerArt Museum of Southeast Texas
2013TEDxKeynote SpeakerMonterey Institute
2013The World's Botanical ReservesKeynote SpeakerCollecting and Display Association
2013BorderlandsSpeakerAmon Carter Museum of American Art
2013Temporal PhotographySpeakerFrontier Science, Boston
2013Take the Lens Cap Off: Trends in PhotographyPanelistContemporary Art Dealers of Dallas
2012Honored EducatorSpeakerSociety for Photographic Education Regional Conference, Mississippi
2012 SpeakerUniversity of Texas at San Antonio
2012 SpeakerUnion Presbyterian Seminary
2011Two Visions, Multiple Manifestations, Giving Form to the ArchiveSpeakerSecond International Conference on the Image, San Sebastian, Spain
2011Archiving EdenKeynote Speaker2011 National Photography Symposium, Liverpool, England
2011At Mid-CareerSpeakerMartin Museum of Art
2010Artist Eye: Dornith DohertySpeakerKimbell Museum of Art
2010Gallery Talk, Dornith DohertySpeakerGalveston Arts Center
2009Archiving EdenSpeakerSage College
2009Exhibition talkSpeakerRockport Center for the Arts
2009Art Social with Susan kae GrantSpeakerCADD artlab, Dallas Texas
2008“From Michael Jordan to Melting Glaciers: The Role of Digital Technologies in Imaging Climate Change.”SpeakerRepresenting Climate Change: Ecology, Media, and the Arts Conference, Cambridge University, United Kingdom
2007“Multivalent Nature”PanelistSociety for Photographic Education National Conference, Miami, Florida
2006“Burnt Water/Agua Quemada: The Rio Grande Project”SpeakerInternational Photographic Research Network Conference: Shifts, Jyväskyla, Finland
2006University of Texas at Arlington Art Gallerygallery talkUniversity of Texas at Arlington
2006“Straight from the Heart”PanelistSPESC, Nashville, TN
2006Booker T. Washington High School Dallas, Texas
2005“Digital Imaging”Featured SpeakerAmerican Women Artist Association Conference, Women’s Museum, Dallas, Texas
2005"On the Road"PanelistSociety for Photographic Education Regional Conference, St. Louis, Missouri
2004Women’s MuseumspeakerDallas, Txas
2004Literature, Culture, and Environment: Positioning EcocriticismConference panelistMuenster, Germany
2004“Sprawl: Human Agency in the Landscape “PanelistAmerican Popular Culture Association National Conference
2003Grace MuseumSpeakerAbilene, Texas
2002Museum of Fine ArtsSpeakerHouston, Texas
2002Notre Dame UniversityVisiting ArtistNotre Dame University, Indiana
2002Playing the Wild Card, Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in the Liberal Arts International ConferenceSession Co- ChairBanff, Canada
2001"Negotiating Change: The Image, between Nature and Community"Session Co-ChairAmerican Studies Association National Conference
2000University of New Mexico-Albuquerquevisiting artistUniversity of New Mexico
2000Exhibition talkspeakerRhode Island College
toggle toggle External Funding
 Performance PeriodTitleSponsorFundingRoleStatus
2012-2013Archiving EdenJohn Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Completed
2011Faculty Development LeaveUniversity of North Texas Principal InvestigatorCompleted
2011Native Plant Imaging StudyCarestream Molecular Imaging Principal InvestigatorCompleted
2010Archiving EdenUNT Research and Creativity Enhancement Grant Principal InvestigatorCompleted
2010Archiving EdenInstitute for the Advancement of the Arts Principal InvestigatorCompleted
2008DIOS- Digital Imaging and Output StudioResearch Infrastructure Grant$25,000Co-PICompleted
2008Women Art Technology: Global Dimensions Lecture Series which brought in three Latin American scholars to speak at the Dallas Museum of Art and UNT CVADHispanic and Global Studies Initiatives Fund Co-PICompleted
2007Women Art Technology lecture series which brought in six internationally renowned women artists and scholars to discuss the relationships of technology, science, art, and genderCharn Uswachoke International Development Fund Co-PICompleted
2007UNT Research Opportunity Program GrantRio Grande Project Principal InvestigatorCompleted
2005Nature ConservancySouthmost Preserve for Rio Grande Project Principal InvestigatorCompleted
2004Faculty Development LeaveUniversity of North Texas Principal InvestigatorCompleted
2003Japan Foundation Grant for 3 month residency in Kyoto, JapanJapan Foundation Principal InvestigatorCompleted
2002UNT Research Opportunity Program Grant  Principal InvestigatorCompleted
2000Stewart Professional Fund Grant  Principal InvestigatorCompleted
1998National Park ServiceUnited States Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Artist-in-Residence Program, Joshua Tree National Park, California OtherCompleted
1994-1995William J. Fulbright Garcia Robles Lecture/Research Grant to MexicoFulbright Foundation OtherCompleted
1993Society for Contemporary Photography FellowshipSociety for Contemporary Photography Principal InvestigatorCompleted
1993Indiana Arts Commission Individual Artist Master FellowshipIndiana Arts Commission Principal InvestigatorCompleted
1990Summer Faculty FellowshipIndiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis Principal InvestigatorCompleted
1990Arts Council of Indianapolis Recognition GrantArts Council of Indianapolis Principal InvestigatorCompleted
1985Houston Center for Photography FellowshipHouston Center for Photography Principal InvestigatorCompleted
toggle toggle Consulting Activities
 Performance Period (YYYY - YYYY or Present)*Company/OrganizationRoleFundingWork Performed
2014Notre Dame UniversityOther External Evaluator
2012Indiana University-Purdue UniversityOther External Evaluator
2012Baylor UniversityOther External Evaluator
2012Clemson UniversityOther External Evaluator
2012Trinity UniversityOther External Evaluator
2012University of GeorgiaOther External Evaluator
2008Howard Payne UniversityOther Facilities Renovation Consulting
2008Promotion to full professor candidate from Georgia State UniversityOther External Evaluator
2008Promotion and tenure candidate from University of South CarolinaOther External Evaluator
2007Fort Worth Camera ClubOther Juror
2007Promotion and tenure candidate from Nicholls State UniversityOther External Evaluator
2007Exhibition Panel for Craighead Green Gallery’s Summer ExhibitionOther Participant/ Researched and contacted four artists to be included in their summer exhibition
2007Peer Review Panel for proposals for 2008 SPE National ConferencePrincipal Investigator Peer Review
2006Promotion and tenure candidate from Stephen F. Austin UniversityOther External Evaluator
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Duration (YYYY - YYYY or Present)Student NameClassificationTypeProject/Thesis/Dissertation
2011-2014Ben L DavisMFA Committee MemberGraduate Mentoring/AdvisingAfter Jordan/ A Corner of Canaan
2011-2014Rachel RushingMFA Major ProfessorGraduate Mentoring/AdvisingPoints of Reference / Invasive
2010-2013Derek RankinsMFA Committee MemberGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2010-2013Adam NeeseMFA Major ProfessorGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2009-2013Jeremy MooreMFA Major ProfessorGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2009-2012Cecila ShikleMFA Major ProfessorGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2009-2012Teresa MunisteriMFA Major ProfessorGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2009-2012Matthew GoldenMFA Committee MemberGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2010Jung Eun LeeMFA Major ProfessorGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2010Letita HuckabyMFA Major ProfessorGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2009Tom LeiningerMFA Committee MemberGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2009Ashlae SheplerMFA Committee MemberGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2009Valerie OntiverosMFA Committee MemberGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2009Julie BarnofskiMFA Major ProfessorGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2009Angela PattersonMFA Major ProfessorGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2009Sarah FeitArt History, MA Committee MemberGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2008Joe Pat DavisMFA Major ProfessorGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2008Mary Kathryn DunnMFA Committee MemberGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2008Leah GoseMFA Committee MemberGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2008Angilee WilkersonMFA Committee MemberGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2007Sara LuxenMFA Major ProfessorGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2006Beau ComeauxMFA Major ProfessorGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2006Jessica CookMFA Major ProfessorGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2005Gabriela KolcavovaMFA Major ProfessorGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2005Elizabeth Mellott-CarreonMFA Major ProfessorGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2005Trish IgoMFA Committee MemberGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2003Benjamin EspeyMFA Committee MemberGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2003Michael MadsenMFA Committee MemberGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2002Tesa MorinMFA Major ProfessorGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2001Jeff DuttonMFA Committee MemberGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
2000Matthew StrombergMFA Committee MemberGraduate Mentoring/Advising 
toggle toggle Committees
Duration (YYYY - YYYY or Present)CommitteePositionClassification
2013-2014Dean Search CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design
2013-2014Art Education Art History Promotion and Retention CommitteeChairUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2012-2013UNT Research Creativity Enhancement Grant Review CommitteeMember 
2011-2012iARTA Faculty Search CommitteeMemberUniversity Service
2011-2012Photography Faculty Search CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2011-2012New Media Search CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2010-2012Faculty Promotion and Retention CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2010UNT Research Creativity Enhancement Review CommitteeMemberUniversity Service
2009-2010Block Grant Planning CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2008-2009Art Education/Art History Division Promotion and Retention CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2008-2009UAEM site visit team. Review and evaluate curriculum and facilitiesMember/ TranslatorUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2008-2009New Media Search CommitteeChairUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2008University Evaluation of Teaching CommitteeMemberUniversity Service
2008UNT Evaluation of Teaching CommitteeMemberUniversity Service
2007-2008UAEM Public Art project CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2007-2008Ad Hoc Communication Design Faculty Search CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2006-2008Faculty Senate Committee on CommitteesMemberUniversity Service
2004-2008Faculty Senate Executive CommitteeMemberUniversity Service
2002-2008Faculty Senate RepresentativeMemberUniversity Service
2006-2007Ad Hoc Photography Faculty Search CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2004-2005Art Education/Art History Division Personnel CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2004-2005SoVA Promotion and Tenure CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2003-2004SoVA Promotion and Tenure CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2003-2004Art Education/Art History Division Personnel CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2002-2003Electronic Media Artist Search CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2002-2003Technology Advisory CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2002-2003Art Education/Art History Division Personnel CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2002-2003SoVA Promotion and Tenure CommitteeMemberUNT College of Visual Arts and Design Service
2001-2002Technology Advisory CommitteeMember 
2001-2002Electronic Media Artist Search CommitteeMember 
2001-2002Ad Hoc Sculpture and Metals Search CommitteeChair 
toggle toggle Memberships
Duration (YYYY - YYYY or Present)OrganizationPositionClassification
1997-PresentSociety for Photographic EducationMember 
2009-2013The Society for Photographic Education Board of DirectorsBoard Membership 
toggle toggle Honors and Recognitions
YearTitleHonoring Organization
2013Honored EducatorSociety for Photographic Education
2012Woman That Soar AwardWomen That Soar
2009NominationSanta Fe Center for Photography
2007Named Student mentor on Honor’s DayMichael Herbert
2006Nominated for Santa Fe Center for Photography National Teaching Excellence AwardSanta Fe Center for Photography
2006Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers 
2000Developing Scholar AwardUniversity of North Texas
1988Ward Cheney Memorial AwardYale University
toggle toggle Professional Community Engagement
YearOrganizationRoleType of Service
1997PARALLAXFaculty SponsorStudent Preprofessional Organization
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Dornith Doherty
A 2012 Guggenheim Fellowship recipient, Dornith Doherty was born in Houston, Texas and received a B.A. from Rice University in Houston and a MFA in Photography from Yale University. She currently resides in Southlake and is a Professor of Photography at the University of North Texas and a member of the Board of Directors of the Society for Photographic Education. In addition to the Guggenheim Fellowship, she is a recipient of grants from the Fulbright Foundation, the Japan Foundation, the United States Department of the Interior, the Indiana Arts Commission, and the Society for Contemporary Photography. Doherty’s work has been featured in exhibitions in the New Mexico Museum of Art, (2011), the Bluecoat, Liverpool, England (2011), Atlánticas Colectivas, Canary Islands, Spain (2011), the Encuentros Abiertos Photography Biennial in Buenos Aires, Argentina (2010), the Rockport Center for the Arts in Rockport, Texas (2009), the National Center for Genetic Resources Preservation in Fort Collins, Colorado (2008), the Visual Arts Center in Portsmouth, Virginia (2008), FotoFest 2006 in Houston, Texas, the Houston Center for Photography in Houston, Texas (2006), and the Yuma Art Center Museum in Yuma, Arizona (2005). Her work is in numerous permanent collections, including the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, Texas, the Museum of Fine Arts in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the Minneapolis Institute of Arts in Minnesota, the Yale University Library in New Haven, Connecticut, the Museet Fotokunst in Odense, Denmark, Goldman-Sachs in New York, Harrah’s Casino in New Orleans, Sprint Corporation in Kansas, the City of Denton, Texas, W Hotel in Dallas, and the Federal Reserve Bank in Houston

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