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Rory O’Neill Schmitt

A researcher with over 15 years of experience, Rory O’Neill Schmitt, PhD, centers her inquiry on pedagogy, identity, art, and community. She has presented her research and teaching strategies at national and international conferences and has also published articles and book chapters on higher education. She currently oversees faculty development at University of Southern California, Bovard College. An author, she has written three books: Navajo and Hopi Art in Arizona: Continuing Traditions (2016), New Orleans Voodoo: A Cultural History (2019), and Edgar Degas in New Orleans (2023), published by Arcadia Publishing.