Nancy Zinn, Adjunct Faculty

Nancy Zinn, Associate Director for Collections and Exhibitions, The Walters Art Museum, is a native of Minnesota. Dr. Zinn received her B.A. in Microbiology and Art History from the University of Minnesota in 1980. Following a successful career in transplant immunology research, she received her MA and PhD in History of Art from The Ohio State University in 1997, with a specialty in Northern Renaissance Art. After holding positions in the curatorial and education departments of the Columbus Museum of Art, and the National Galley of Art, Dr. Zinn joined the curatorial staff of the Walters Art Museum in 1998. As Associate Director for Collections and Exhibitions, she oversees all aspects of the museum’s exhibition program and collection’s management activities, and provides administration, advocacy, and budgetary support to the museum’s Curatorial, Conservation, and International Curatorial Relations Divisions.