Emily Gerhold Accepts New Position with High Point University

February 12, 2019

Alumni Emily Gerhold has accepted a new position with High Point University. Gerhold will serve as an Assistant Professor of Art History and also the Director of the Sechrest Gallery of Art.

Gerhold received her undergraduate studio art and women’s studies degree from the College of William and Mary. Her doctoral research at VCU focused on 18th and 19th century American art. Currently, she is researching a mid-19th century project to establish a portrait gallery of Revolutionary-era luminaries.