Daniel White

Daniel White

Director, Paul R. Jones Museum
Director, The University of Alabama Gallery


  • MFA, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2002
  • BFA, University of Montevallo, 2000


Daniel White is director of the Paul R. Jones Museum and The University of Alabama Gallery. He received the MFA in ceramics at Rochester Institute of Technology and the BFA in ceramics from the University of Montevallo. Before coming to Tuscaloosa, he was museum director at Mason-Scharfenstein Museum of Art at Piedmont College in Demorest, Georgia, and museum preparator at the Birmingham (Ala.) Museum of Art. White’s teaching experience at Athens State University, University of Montevallo and Rochester Institute spans courses from ceramics, 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional design to professional practices and senior capstone seminar. He authored the introduction and was the original editor for the volume Grandeur of the Everyday: The Paintings of Dale Kennington (UA Press 2017).