Ancient American Art with Professor Maline D. Werness-Rude, Ph.D
Professor Maline D. Werness-Rude, Ph.D is an art historian at Ventura College, specializing in the study of ancient Maya and Mesoamerican art and architecture. Dr Werness-Rude, has a strong publication record focused on ancient Maya art and architecture. She is an Experienced Associate Professor with a demonstrated history of working in higher education. Skilled in Art History, Curating, Student Development, Student Leadership, and Adult Education. Strong educational background, with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Art History, a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in English, and a minor in Math from University of California, Davis, as well as a Masters of Arts (MA) and a Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Art History with a specialty in Mesoamerican and Maya studies from the University of Texas, Austin.