Meet Our Faculty

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Our inspiring faculty bring a wealth of talent and experience to their studios and classrooms. Thought leaders in their fields, many come from the world’s top art and design venues.

Design

Erik Brandt, Professor and Chair
Robert Algeo, Post-Baccalaureate Programs Coordinator
Jaime Anderson, Adjunct Faculty
Cornelius Coons, Visiting Faculty
Greg Dickerson, Adjunct Faculty
Shannon Estlund, Adjunct Faculty
Linda Frichtel, Associate Professor
Tom Garrett, Professor
Carrie Hartman, Adjunct Faculty
Kevin Huizenga, Visiting Faculty
Jan Jancourt, Professor
Kelsey King, Adjunct Faculty
Nick Kovatch, Adjunct Faculty
Samantha Michaels, Adjunct Faculty
Kindra Murphy, Associate Professor
Lindsay Nohl, Adjunct Faculty
Alison Nowak, Adjunct Faculty
Ethan Pope, Adjunct Faculty
Zak Sally, Adjunct Faculty
Barbara Schulz, Professor
Travis Stearns, Adjunct Faculty
Melodee Strong, Visiting Faculty

Entrepreneurial Studies

Stephen Rueff, Director of BSc Program
Jerry Allan, Professor
Abbi Allan, Adjunct Faculty
Ellette Anderson, Adjunct Faculty
Nicholas Dahl, Adjunct Faculty
Michael Heggernes, Adjunct Faculty
Boriana Mintcheva-Strzok, Adjunct Faculty
Nancy Rice, Adjunct Faculty
Karen Schneider, Adjunct Faculty

Fine Arts

Howard Quednau, Professor and Chair
Kimberly Benson, Adjunct Faculty
Betsy Alwin, Adjunct Faculty
Cameron Browne, Adjunct Faculty
Kate Casanova, Adjunct Faculty
Ed Charbonneau, Adjunct Faculty
Stephanie Colgan, Adjunct Faculty
Shannon Estlund, Adjunct Faculty
Michael Gaughan, Adjunct Faculty
John Gaunt, Professor
Regan Golden-McNerney, Adjunct Faculty
Michael Hay, Adjunct Faculty
Val Jenkins, Adjunct Faculty
Brad Jirka, Professor
Michael Kareken, Professor
Dennis Lo, Adjunct Faculty
George Mahoney, Adjunct Faculty
Don Myhre, Adjunct Faculty
Kelli Nelson, Adjunct Faculty
Bridget O’Malley, Adjunct Faculty
Natasha Pestich, Professor
Nicholas Pope, Adjunct Faculty
Benjamin Proell, Adjunct Faculty
Jason Ramey, Visiting Faculty
Amy Sands, Adjunct Faculty
Ben Severns, Adjunct Faculty
Sandra Teitge, Adjunct Faculty
Jody Williams, Adjunct Faculty

Liberal Arts

Gerald Ronning, Professor and Chair
Elissa Adams, Adjunct Faculty
Jen Caruso, Assistant Professor
Anna Chisholm, Adjunct Faculty
Jessica M. Dandona, Assistant Professor
Gretchen Gasterland-Gustafsson, Assistant Professor
Diana Green, Adjunct Faculty
Richard Hackler, Adjunct Faculty
Matthew Hadley, Adjunct Faculty
Matthew Harrison, Adjunct Faculty
Bruce Hinrichs, Adjunct Faculty
Eva Hudecova, Adjunct Faculty
Kjel Johnson, Adjunct Faculty
Melissa Licht, Adjunct Faculty
Mary McDunn, Associate Professor
Margaret McGee-Newton, Adjunct Faculty
Erika Nelson, Adjunct Faculty
Dawn Pankonien, Adjunct Faculty
Nissa Parmar, Adjunct Faculty
John Pistelli, Adjunct Faculty
Murphy Pizza, Adjunct Faculty
Thomas Pope, Professor
Erika Prater, Adjunct Faculty
Lara Rodriguez, Adjunct Faculty
Craig Santer, Adjunct Faculty
Tom Schroeder, Professor
Damon Stanek, Visiting Faculty
Sandra Teitge, Adjunct Faculty
Julie Van Grol, Adjunct Faculty
Tom Westbrook, Adjunct Faculty
Elisabeth Workman Brandt, Adjunct Faculty
Joline Zepcevski, Adjunct Faculty

Master of Arts

Cindy Gilbert, Director of MA Program
Arlene Birt, Adjunct Faculty
Denise DeLuca, Adjunct Faculty
Jeremy Faludi, Adjunct Faculty
Joshua Foss, Adjunct Faculty
Wendy Jedlička, Adjunct Faculty
Timothy McGee, Adjunct Faculty
Curt McNamara, Adjunct Faculty
Douglas Pierce, Adjunct Faculty
Holly Robbins, Adjunct Faculty
Dion Zuess, Adjunct Faculty

Master of Fine Arts

Tom DeBiaso, Professor and Director of MFA Program
Andy DuCett, Adjunct Faculty
Gretchen Gasterland-Gustafsson, Assistant Professor
David Goldes, Professor
Dennis Lo, Adjunct Faculty
Diane Mullin, Adjunct Faculty
Rik Sferra, Professor
Damon Stanek, Visiting Faculty

Media Arts

Stevie Rexroth, Professor and Chair
Sarah Beadle, Adjunct Faculty
Ricardo Bloch, Adjunct Faculty
Patrick Coyle, Adjunct Faculty
Jason Coyle, Assistant Professor
Chris Cunningham, Adjunct Faculty
Daniel Dean, Adjunct Faculty
David Goldes, Professor
Sam Hoolihan, Adjunct Faculty
Joseph Jolton, Adjunct Faculty
Hunter Jonakin, Adjunct Faculty
Jonathan Kaiser, Adjunct Faculty
Janet Lobberecht, Adjunct Faculty
Gudrun Lock, Adjunct Faculty
Paula McCartney, Adjunct Faculty
Ben Moren, Assistant Professor
Katie Nelson, Adjunct Faculty
Dave Novak, Professor
Jason Pearson, Adjunct Faculty
Sarah Petersen, Adjunct Faculty
Thomas Pope, Professor
Josh Quigley, Adjunct Faculty
Craig Rice, Adjunct Faculty
David Sandberg, Adjunct Faculty
Dawn Schot Klotzbach, Adjunct Faculty
Tom Schroeder, Professor
Rik Sferra, Professor
Kristin Solid, Adjunct Faculty
Piotr Szyhalski, Professor
Katherine Turczan, Professor

MFA Mentors

Erik Brandt, Professor and Chair
Tom DeBiaso, Professor and Director of MFA Program
Howard Quednau, Professor and Chair
Stevie Rexroth, Professor and Chair
Robert Algeo, Post-Baccalaureate Programs Coordinator
Jaime Anderson, Adjunct Faculty
Erik Benson, Adjunct Faculty
Amy DiGennaro, Adjunct Faculty, Graduate Program
Andy DuCett, Adjunct Faculty
Luis Fitch, Adjunct Faculty
Teri Fullerton, Adjunct Faculty
David Goldes, Professor
Brad Jirka, Professor
Tomasz Kaczynski, Adjunct Faculty
Zach Keenan, Adjunct Faculty
Sharon Louden, Adjunct Faculty
Kindra Murphy, Associate Professor
Don Myhre, Adjunct Faculty
James O'Brien, Adjunct Faculty, Design
Kelly O'Brien, Adjunct Faculty
Andrea Stanislav, Adjunct Faculty
Piotr Szyhalski, Professor
Katherine Turczan, Professor
Jody Williams, Adjunct Faculty
Greg Winter, Adjunct Faculty
Karen Wirth, Vice President of Academic Affairs

Post-Baccalaureate, Graphic Design

Aaron DeYoe, Adjunct Faculty
Joshua Namdev Hardisty, Adjunct Faculty
James Johnson, Adjunct Faculty
Zach Keenan, Adjunct Faculty
Kelly Munson, Adjunct Faculty

Post-Baccalaureate, Interactive Design and Marketing Online

Robert Algeo, Post-Baccalaureate Programs Coordinator
William Conrad, Adjunct Faculty
Angela Doerr, Adjunct Faculty
Erika Hutchings, Adjunct Faculty
James Johnson, Adjunct Faculty
Melvin Landry, Faculty
Mark Llobera, Adjunct Faculty
Alison Segura, Adjunct Faculty
Al Spohn, Adjunct Faculty
Jasio Stefanski, Adjunct Faculty
Lizzie Wortham, Adjunct Faculty