Nicole Gaglia

Nicole Gaglia

Student

Overview

Nicole Y. Gaglia is a 6th year PhD student in Art History who specializes in modern Japanese art and visual culture. Under the supervision of Professor Gennifer Weisenfeld, Nicole is researching for her dissertation, titled "Visualizing Bodies: Public Health and the Medicalized Everyday in Modern Japan.” Her project examines images to ask how visuality shaped public discourses on health, the body, and sociality in modern Japan.

Nicole received a BA in Art History summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from University of California, Irvine in 2007, and an MA in East Asian Studies from University of California, Los Angeles in 2014.

Fellowships, Supported Research, & Other Grants

Graduate School Administrative Internships awarded by Duke University Graduate School (2019 to 2020)

Fulbright Graduate Research Fellow awarded by Japan-U.S. Educational Commission & Institute of International Education (2018 to 2019)

James B. Duke International Research Travel Fellowship awarded by Duke University Graduate School (2018 to 2019)

Conference Travel Award for Advanced Graduate Students awarded by Duke University Graduate School (2018)

Summer Research Fellowship for Third Year Ph.D. Students and Beyond awarded by Duke University Graduate School (2018)

Summer Research Fellowship awarded by Asian/Pacific Studies Institute at Duke University (2017)

Summer Research Fellowship for Third Year Ph.D. Students and Beyond awarded by Duke University Graduate School (2017)

James B. Duke Fellowship awarded by Duke University Graduate School (2014 to 2018)