Nov 28, 2021  
2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Academic Catalog

Faculty + Academic Administration


Academic + Student Administration

Neely Patton, Interim Provost
Ph.D. Candidate (ABD), Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts / MA, University of Denver

Lynette Jachowicz, Dean of Faculty
PhD, University of Kansas

Katherine O’Donnell, Faculty Mentor
MFA, Virginia Commonwealth University

Robb Fladry, Associate VP of Student Development | Dean of Students
MFA, University of South Florida

 

Full Time Faculty

Crisosto Apache, Assistant Professor
MFA, Institute of American Indian Arts
Liberal Arts

Nicole Bartet, Chair
MA, University of South Carolina
Fashion Design

Christopher Berg, Associate Professor
PhD, Northcentral University
Liberal Arts

Rebecka Black, Associate Professor
PhD, University of Arizona
Liberal Arts

Daniel Bohlen, Assistant Professor
M Arch, University of Colorado
Interior Design

Sean Brown, Chair
MFA, Academy of Art University
Animation, Game Art

Randy Brown, Associate Professor
MA, Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design
Photography

Jaime Carrejo, Chair
MFA, University of South Florida
Foundations, Fine Arts

Theresa Clowes, Head
MFA, Cranbrook Academic of Art
Art Education

Shayna Cohn, Assistant Professor
MFA, Washington University-St. Louis
Foundations

David Collins, Assistant Professor
MFA, New York Academy of Art
Illustration

Todd Dobbs, Associate Professor
MFA, University of Colorado
Photography

Richard Downs, Affiliate Faculty
BFA, Art Center College of Design
Illustration

Jessica Elliott, Chair
MS, Arizona State University
Interior Design

Tobias Fike, Assistant Professor
MFA, University of Colorado
Fine Arts

Sharron Fleming, Assistant Professor
MA, Union Institute & University
Animation

Matthew Harris, Head
MFA, University of Colorado
Fine Arts

Gina Heumann, Assistant Professor
M Arch, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Interior Design

James Hollick, Chair
MFA, University of South Florida
Illustrative Design

Shelby Huckabay, Assistant Professor
MS, Pratt Institute
Graphic Design

Jonathan Ickes, Assistant Professor
BFA, Savannah College of Art & Design
Animation

Daniel James, Full Professor
MA, Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago
Liberal Arts

Justin Jensen, Assistant Professor
MFA, Colorado State University
Foundations

Jade Johnson, Affiliate Faculty
MFA, Carnegie Mellon University
Fashion Design

Benjamin Karr, Affiliate Faculty
MFA, Academy of Art University
Animation

Thomas Keefe, Associate Professor
PhD, Grand Canyon University
Liberal Arts

Kristin Kipp, Chair
MEd, University of North Texas
Art Education, Educational Media Design + Technology/Master’s

Adam Kitzerow, Affiliate Faculty
MFA, University of South Florida
Graphic Design

Barry Kooser, Associate Professor
BFA, Kansas City Art Institute
Illustration

Edward Kramer, Associate Professor
MA, University of Texas at Austin
Animation

Joan Kresek, Assistant Professor
MFA, Regis University
Foundations

Laurence Kresek, Full Professor
MFA, Syracuse University
Illustration

Ania Gola-Kumor, Full Professor
MFA, Fine Arts Academy in Warsaw
Foundations

Mung Lar Lam, Head
MFA, California College of the Arts
Fashion Design

Heidi Landis, Head
MFA, University of Denver
Graphic Design

Agnes Ma, Assistant Professor
MFA, Northern Illinois University
Foundations

Brizida Magro, Associate Professor
MFA, Utah State University
Illustration

Irene McCray, Full Professor
MFA, Vermont College of Norwich University
Fine Arts

Ernest McKenzie, Assistant Professor
MS, Full Sail
Animation

Alicia McKim, Associate Professor
MFA, University of Colorado
Foundations

David Mesple, Full Professor
PhD, Texas Tech University
Foundations

Neely Patton, Associate Professor, Strategic Advisor to the President
MFA, University of Denver
Liberal Arts, Academic Affairs

Sean Peuquet, Chair
PhD, University of Florida
Music Production

Stig Plantell, Assistant Professor
BA, Montana State University
Animation

Julie Puma, Head
MFA, Vermont College of Fine Arts
Foundations

James Reiman, Chair
MFA, University of South Florida
Photography, Graphic Design

Darlene Ritz, Full Professor
EdD, Argosy University
Fashion Design

Adam Roland, Assistant Professor
MA, Savannah College of Art & Design
Interior Design

Elitza Rusinova, Affiliate Faculty
MFA, University of Hartford
Illustration

Behrouz Seghatoleslamy, Assistant Professor
MA, University of Phoenix
Interior Design

Lucas Sheaffer, Chair
PhD, Temple University
Liberal Arts

James Sherman, Assistant Professor
MA, Colorado State University
Liberal Arts

Andrea Slusarski, Associate Professor
MA, Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design
Art Education

Ian Southwell, Associate Professor
BFA, Academy of Art University
Game Art

Kristy Steffens, Assistant Professor
BFA, Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design
Animation

Tom Thompson, Assistant Professor
M Arch, Virginia Tech
Interior Design

Scott Wakefield, Chair
MFA, Utah State University
Illustration