Rebecca Dubay, associate professor and Ray Beagle Chair of art history, specializes in art from 1945 to the present. Her research interests include art of the 1960s, the politics of abstraction, gender studies, and migration. Dubay has presented her research at conferences in London, Frankfurt am Main, Nijmegen, and Washington DC, among other cities. In 2018, she was honored with KCAI’s Excellence in Teaching Award. Before joining KCAI, Dubay taught in the M.F.A. in studio art program at Moore College of Art and Design. She earned a B.A. degree in art history and business management from the University of South Florida, an M.A. degree in art history from Tufts University, and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in the history of art from Bryn Mawr College.