Dr. Sarah J. Chicone
Dr. Sarah J. Chicone is Senior Lecturer and Assistant Director of the Museum Studies Graduate Program at Johns Hopkins University. She has been lead curator, developer, and designer for natural history, anthropology, contemporary art, and history exhibitions. Sarah has has worked in a variety of capacities that range from Director of Exhibits for a small natural history museum to a content developer and coordinator for an exhibition design company. Her academic and professional interests include natural history, material culture studies, informal science education, cultural heritage, exhibition design and display, and global museum initiatives and partnerships, as well as the archaeology of working class poverty, and public archaeology. Dr. Chicone holds a Ph.D. in Anthropology (Archaeology) from Binghamton University, an M.A. in Anthropology (Archaeology) and a graduate certificate in Museum Management from the University of South Carolina, and a B.A. from Lake Forest College.