Senta German


Senta teaching at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY

Senta German is an archaeologist and art historian, currently Associate Professor in Classics and Art History at Montclair State University, NJ. Her academic research focuses on the lives of prehistoric women, maritime networks in the prehistoric Eastern Mediterranean as well as heritage in peril.

Senta took her undergraduate degree at Temple University and her PhD at Columbia University. She has a broad range of experience teaching objects, images and ideas from a small mid-western liberal arts college to large urban research universities. Between 2012 and 2015 she was one of the inaugural Andrew W Mellon Foundation Teaching Curators in the University Engagement Programme of the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology at the University of Oxford.

Senta lives in New York and watches baseball.