Stephanie Chadwick

Interim Department Chair
Associate Professor of Art History
Office: Dishman 200


  • Ph.D. in Art History, Rice University, 2015
  • M.A. in Art History, Rice University, 2012
  • M.A. in Art History, Florida State University, 2009
  • B.A. in Humanities, Minor in Art History, Summa Cum Laude, University of Houston-Downtown, 2006

Stephanie Chadwick is an associate professor of modern and contemporary art history and the interim chair of the Department of Art & Design at Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas. She earned her Ph.D. from Rice University in Houston, where she focused on twentieth-century art and visual culture, previously earning an M.A. with an emphasis on nineteenth-century art at Florida State University. Her research interests include modern art and theory with an emphasis on French painting; relationships between art, literature, and colonialism; and art in local and global contexts. She has written articles on postwar French artist Jean Dubuffet and a book titled Jean Dubuffet, Bricoleur: Portraits, Pastiche, Performativity (London: Bloomsbury Art and Visual Culture, 2022).