Bruce Mackh earned a PhD in Critical Studies from Texas Tech University in 2011. He also has a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2006) and an MFA from Tulane University (2008). Beginning in 2012, Bruce served as the Director of the Mellon Research Project at the University of Michigan, Arts Engine. Mackh is also an accomplished photographer, and his largest collection of images is part of the permanent collection of the Louisiana State Museum. He is a member of numerous professional organizations including the College Art Association and the National Council of Arts Administrators, which awarded him a prestigious 2014/2015 Emerging Arts Administration Fellowship. Bruce has a strong interest in curriculum development, pedagogy, and faculty development. He has also earned a reputation as an effective curricular and programmatic consultant.