Role
Associate Professor and Program Director for Art History, Program Director for M.A. Peace Studies, Program Director for M.A. Arts Management
Email
d.dzalto@aur.edu
Education
Post-doctoral research at the Westfälische-Wilhelms Universität - Münster, Germany
Ph.D. from the Faculty of Philosophy, Albert-Ludwigs Universität - Freiburg, Germany
BA in Philosophy, University of Belgrade - Belgrade, Serbia

Biography

Courses Taught
AHRE 106 Sacred Space: Religious Architecture of Rome
AHPH 202 Creativity and Beauty
AH 210 From Van Gogh to Warhol
REL 200 Religion in a Pluralistic World
AH 299 Theory and Methods of Art History
AHAR 307 Late Antique and Byzantine Art
AHPH 302 Art, Creativity and Beauty
AH 410 Art, Power and Propaganda
REL 501/502 Religious History of Rome (I, II)
REL 503 Theories and Methods in Religious Studies
AMG 505 Art Theory: From Beginning to the “End” of Art
REL 511 666 Faces of Satan: Imagining Demons and “Others” in Western and Oriental Traditions
 
Awards and Fellowships
2017 CAA/Getty Grant for International Reunion of CAA International Scholars
2013 CAA International Travel Grant sponsored by the Getty Foundation
2011 Fulbright Research and Teaching Fellowship
2010 Grant from the Development Fund of the Faculty of Theology, University of Muenster
2009 KAAD (Katholischer Akademischer Ausländer Dienst) fellowship for postdoctoral research
2008-2009 USA Department of State Fellowship (JFDP)
2005 Award of the Government of Serbia for Talented Young Researches
2004 University of Belgrade Award; KAAD (Katholischer Akademischer Ausländer Dienst) fellowship for doctoral research
2003 University of Belgrade Award for Extraordinary Study Success (on the occasion of 165 years of the Faculty of Philosophy in Belgrade), Faculty of Philosophy Award for The Best Student of the Faculty
2002 Award of the Government of the Kingdom of Norway
2000 Scholarship of the Serbian Ministry of Education
 
Membership in Professional Associations
Member of the College Art Association (USA)
President and Co-Founder of The Institute for the Study of Culture and Christianity
Member of the North American Society for Serbian Studies
Member of the International Council of Museums (ICOM)
Member of the World Phenomenology Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Member of ULUPUDS
Member and art director of the Flexible Art Network
Member of the Niš Graphic Circle