Director, M.A. in Museum Studies
Johns Hopkins University
Phyllis Hecht is the founding director of the online graduate program in Museum Studies at Johns Hopkins University. She has more than 25 years of museum work experience, and prior to coming to Hopkins was manager and art director of the website at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. She co-edited “The Digital Museum: A Think Guide,” an anthology on museums and technology, and has published papers and participated in international panels on topics ranging from developing the Web skills of K-12 teachers and using new technologies for evaluating Web sites to developing online training for emerging museum professionals. Phyllis is on the international advisory board of One-by-One: Building Digitally Confident Museums.