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Alexis Kuhr

Alexis Kuhr
Department Chair
228 Studio Arts Building
413 545-6910
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Shona MacDonald
Shona MacDonald

Shona Macdonald
Graduate Program Director
250 Studio Arts Building
email
website
413 545 1903



Francis Merrigan

Francis Merrigan
Undergraduate Program Director: Studio Art
125 Studio Arts Building
413-545-1903
email
website

Administration

Alexis Kuhr

Chair, Department of Art

SAB 228

email
413 545-6910

Sandra Hay

Assistant to the Chair

SAB 363

email
413-545-6910

June Prosciak

Bookkeeper

SAB 121

email
413 545-1905

Lisa Furtek

Program Assistant, Main Office

SAB 128

email
413 545-1903

Young Min Moon, Associate Professor

Director of Foundations

FAC 359

email
413-577-0624

Francis Merrigan, Lecturer

Undergraduate Program Director, Printmaking

SAB 017

email
website
413-545-1903

Amanda Tiller

Program Assistant, New York Professional Outreach Program  

email
212-633-6826
website

Faculty

Lora Barrett, Lecturer

Art Education

FAC 468

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Dr. Michael Coblyn, Professor

Drawing and Painting, Digital Arts

Clark 200B

email
website
413-545-6973

Jeanette Cole, Professor

Painting

Clark Hall 200

email
413-545-6942

Tom Friedman, Adjunct Visiting Professor

Contemporary Critique Seminar

 

email

Patricia Galvis - Assmus, Associate Professor

Animation, Director, IT Minor Program

FAC 360

email
413-545-6938

Copper Frances Giloth, Associate Professor

Digital Arts, Color Theory, Information Design

SAB 212

email
413-545-3029
website

Laura Holland, Senior Lecturer

Writing

FAC 362

email
413-545-1902

Susan Jahoda, Professor

Photography, Digital Arts

SAB 257

email
website
413-545-6803

Benjamin S. Jones, Assistant Professor

Sculpture, Digital Arts

SAB 253

email
413-545-5267

Jerry Kearns, Professor

Director, New York Professional Outreach Program
Sculpture, Painting, Digital Arts

 

email
212-633-6826

Nancy LaPointe, Associate Professor

Sculpture, Ceramics

SAB 251

email
413-545-4066

Ryan Macdonald, Lecturer

Digital Arts

FAC 359

email

Shona Macdonald, Associate Professor

Drawing and Painting
Graduate Program Director

SAB 221

email
website
413-545-1903

Robin Mandel, Assistant Professor

Sculpture

SAB 255

email
website

Francis Merrigan, Lecturer

Undergraduate Program Director, Printmaking

SAB 017

email
website
413-545-1903

Young Min Moon, Associate Professor

Director of Foundations
Drawing, Painting, Digital Arts

SAB 223

email
website
413-577-0624

Trevor Richardson, Senior Lecturer

Director, Herter Art Gallery
Drawing

Herter Hall

email
413-545-0976

Dr. Martha Taunton, Associate Professor

Art Education

FAC 458

email
413-545-6956

Jenny Vogel, Assistant Professor

New Media

SAB 225

email
website

Tyler Vouros,
Lecturer

Basic Drawing

FAC 359

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Loretta Yarlow, Adjunct Professor

Director, University Museum of Contemporary Art

FAC

email
413-545-3670

Technicians

Mikaël Petraccia

Printmaking, Digital Output

SAB 017

email
413-545-1608

Dan Wessman

Wood, Photography, Digital Output

SAB 142A

email
413 545-6969

Robert Woo

Clay, Ceramics, Plaster

SAB 151

email
413 545-6967

Emeritus Faculty

Paul Berube, Emeritus

Ceramics

 

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Hanlyn Davies, Emeritus

Painting, Drawing

 

email
website

Patricia Lasch, Emeritus

Sculpture

 

email

Frank Ozereko, Emeritus

Sculpture, Ceramics

 

email

Rosanne Retz, Emeritus

Printmaking

 

email
website

Dale Schlappi, Emeritus

Sculpture, Digital Arts

 

email

John Townsend, Emeritus

Sculpture

   

George Wardlaw, Emeritus

Painting, Sculpture

 

email
website

Retired Faculty

Ronald Michaud, Lecturer

Color Theory, 2D Studies

Retired

email

 


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