Graduate Theological Union

Carin Jacobs

Graduate Theological Union
Director, Center for Arts, Religion and Education
Director, Doug Adams Gallery
Visiting Associate Professor of Museum Studies

At GTU since 2008

M.A., John F. Kennedy University, 2002

Phone: 510/849-8285

Current Research and Teaching Interests

  • Museum Studies
  • Food Studies

Selected Publications

  • “A Matter of Taste: A Triangulated Exploration of Food, Faith and Museums,"  Museums and Social Issues Journal, Spring 2012.
  • “Points of Departure: Strategies for Faculty Engagement” in Museum History Journal, Winter 2011.
  • “Museum Origins: Readings in Early Museum History and Philosophy”, book review In Museum History Journal, Spring, 2010.
  • “Museum Literacy in Higher Education.”  In Museum Management and Curatorship. Spring 2009.
  • Art Museums and College Learning Across the Disciplines.  MA thesis, John F. Kennedy University, Berkeley: 2002.