Dr. John Szostak, Associate Professor, UHM Art History Department
Dr. John Szostak is Associate Professor of Japanese Art History at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, and has previously taught at the University of Washington and the University of British Columbia. He completed his Ph.D. at the University of Washington, and conducted his doctoral research at Kyoto University as a Fulbright research fellow.
His area of research expertise is Japanese art of the late 19th and early 20th century. He was a visiting research fellow at the School for African and Asian Studies, University of London, in the 2010-2011 academic year, which resulted in book forthcoming in spring 2013 as part of Brill's Japanese Visual Culture series on the artist Tsuchida Bakusen and modern painting in Kyoto.