Jennifer Wilson has been named the next director of the Arts and Culture Reporting Program at the Newmark Graduate School of Journalism, Dean Sarah Bartlett announced today.

She is a contributing writer at The Nation, a frequent contributor to The New Republic, and has freelanced extensively for publications such as Vogue, The New Yorker, The Paris Review, The Atlantic, Art in America, Pitchfork, The Guardian, Slate, and The New York Times.

Wilson earned her B.A. in Russian Literature and Culture at Columbia University and obtained her Ph.D. in Russian Literature from Princeton, where she also earned a Graduate Certificate in Gender and Sexuality Studies.

For the past few years, she has been an adjunct professor at Barnard College and prior to that, she taught courses at the University of Pennsylvania, Princeton University, the University of the Arts, the University of Utrecht, and Russian State University for the Humanities