Bachelor, University of California, 1971; Master of Arts, University of California, 1976; Doctor of Philosophy., University of California, 1980.
Lecturer, Los Angeles County Museum Art, 1977;
lecturer art history, California State University, Northridge, 1979-1981;
lecturer art history, University of California, Irvine, 1980-1981;
assistant professor art history, Northern Arizona U., Flagstaff, 1981-1986;
consultant, The Getty Center for History of Art and the Humanities Photo Archive, Santa Monica, California, 1987, 88;
lecturer, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 1987;
assistant professor art history, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 1988-1993;
associate professor art history, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, since 1993;
art history area coordinator, 1994. Consultant reader Journal Rocky Mountain Medieval and Renaissance Association, 1982-1986. Organizer, moderator Politics of Art: A Women's Perspective-Colloquium, Flagstaff, 1984.
Visiting assistant professor University of California, 1988. Lecturer infield.
Member of advisory board Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Tempe,1983-1986, advisory board Women's Programs Colorado State University, 1992-1994. Member College Art Association, Women in Photography, Archaeol. Institute American.
Married Roger Jameson Peirce.