Ruth Voights

Associate Professor


Liberal Arts
MA, University of Minnesota

Ruth Voights has taught in the liberal arts department at MCAD for more than thirty years. Previously, she has been an instructor and a curriculum writer for the American Indian Studies program at the University of Minnesota, one of the first programs of its kind in the country.

Voights has degrees in anthropology, psychology, and sociology, and she studied planned social change at the University of Copenhagen. As a doctoral candidate at the University of Minnesota, she held National Science Foundation and NIGMS fellowships.