Senior Program Officer
Stefanie Walker, Senior Program Officer in the Division of Research, is responsible for programs run in partnership with other agencies: Documenting Endangered Languages Fellowships with the National Science Foundation and Kluge Fellowships at the Library of Congress. Walker earned her PhD in art history from New York University in 1994. She curated exhibitions and taught graduate courses for ten years at Bard Graduate Center. She co-edited and contributed to Life and the Arts in the Baroque Palaces of Rome: Ambiente Barocco, Castellani and Italian Archaeological Jewelry, and The Silver Caesars: A Renaissance Mystery. A fellow of the American Academy in Rome, Walker is also a faculty member of the Smithsonian-GWU MA program in Decorative Arts and Design History.