William B. Crow, Ph.D. is Director of the LUAG and Professor of Practice in the Department of Art, Architecture, and Design. Prior to his appointment as Director, he was the inaugural Educator in Charge of Teaching and Learning at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, where he oversaw all educational programming for all ages. Dr. Crow has taught at New York University, The New School for Social Research, and Johns Hopkins University, where he was awarded the University Award for Excellence in Teaching. He holds a B.A. in Romance Languages and Art from Wake Forest, an M.F.A. in Painting from Hunter College/CUNY, an M.S.Ed. in Museum Leadership from Bank Street College, and a Ph.D. in Cognitive Science from Columbia University.