Our Faculty

Lisa Farber

Assistant Professor
Academic Conduct Committee Chair

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences


  • @New York City
    41 Park Row 1205
Office Hours
New York City

Tue 7:45pm-9:45pm

Wed 2:00pm-5:00pm


PhD , Princeton University , 1990
Art History

MA , Princeton University , Princeton, New Jersey , 1984
Art History, M.F.A.

BA , Smith College , 1981
Art History

Awards and Honors

  • Pace University, 2018 - Pace Path Innovative Fundraising Initiative Award
  • Pace University, 1998 - Kenan Fund Award
  • National Endowment for the Humanities, 1998 - NEH Award
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, 1994 - Chester Dale Fellowship
  • Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte, Munich, Germany, 1993 - Fulbright Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
  • National Endowment for the Humanities, 1990 - NEH Travel to Collections Grant
  • Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst, Munich, Germany, 1985 - D.A.A.D. Research Grant
  • European Paintings Department, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1985 - Theodore Rousseau Fellowship


Specialist in the field of northern European art of the Renaissance and Reformation. Recipient of the Fulbright Research Fellowship to Germany and two year-long fellowships from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: the Theodore Rousseau Fellowship and the Chester Dale Fellowship.


Member of Ceili Band, Irish Traditional Music
[Music Performance - Participation] Doonbeg Social Club Ceili Band,, Doonbeg Social Club, Kerry Hall, Mclean Avenue, Yonkers

Ull Mor Ceili
[Music Performance - Participation] Ceol na gCroi,, Ull Mor Branch of Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann, Long Island City Irish Center

Solo performance at major St. Patrick's Day event
[Music Performance - Participation] Lisa Farber,, Sober St. Patrick's Day New York City, Cathedral High School, New York City

Performance for Irish Mass, Old St. Patrick's, NYC
[Music Performance - Participation] Washington Square Harp and Shamrock Orchestra,, New York University, Old St. Patrick's Cathedral, 263 Mulberry Street

Concert at St. Patrick's Cathedral
[Music Performance - Participation] Washington Square Harp and Shamrock Orchestra,, St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York City

Hope Foundation Fundraiser
[Music Performance - Participation] Lisa Farber and Bernadette Fee,, Hope Foundation, Rosie O'Grady's, New York City


  • American Alliance of Museums , September 1 , 2014
  • College Art Association , September 1 , 2014
  • Hastings Historical Society , September 1 , 2014
  • Historians of German and Central European Art and Architecture , September 1 , 2014
  • Historians of Netherlandish Art , September 1 , 2014
  • International Council of Museums , September 1 , 2014
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