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Faculty List for Visual Arts

Professors

Dan Bailey

M.F.A., School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 1987

Mark Alice Durant

B.A., Massachusetts College of Art, 1981; M.F.A., San Francisco Art Institute, 1985

Ellen Handler-Spitz

A.B., Barnard College; M.A.T., Harvard University; Ph.D., Columbia University, 1983

James Smalls

B.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 1981; M.A., 1986; Ph.D., 1991

John Sturgeon

B.F.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1968; M.F.A., Cornell University, 1970

Associate Professors

Guenet Abraham

B.A., Warren Wilson College, 1980; M.F.A., Yale University, 1996

Steve Bradley

B.F.A., University of South Florida, 1976; M.F.A., Florida State University, 1987

Lynn Cazabon

B.A., B.F.A., University of Michigan, 1987; M.F.A., Cranbrook Academy of Art, 1990

Irene Chan

B.Arch., California Polytechnic State University, 1989; M.F.A., San Francisco Art Institute, 1997

Cathy Cook

B.F.A., University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, 1984; B.F.A., 1984; M.F.A., 1988

Vin Grabill

B.A., Oberlin College, 1971; M.S.Vis.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1981

Preminda Jacob

B.A., Stella Maris College (India), 1979; M.A., Majaraja Sayaji Rao University (India), 1981; M.A., State University of New York at Binghamton, 1988; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 1994

Lisa Moren

B.F.A., Syracuse University, 1985; M.F.A., Cranbrook Academy of Art, 1991

Timothy Nohe

B.F.A., Maryland Institute, College of Art, 1989; M.F.A., University of California, San Diego, 1995

Kathy O'Dell

B.A., Colby College, 1973; M.A., University of California, Berkeley, 1982; Ph.D., City University of New York Graduate Center, 1992

Peggy Re

B.F.A., Virginia Commonwealth University, 1985; M.F.A., University of Michigan, 1993

Fred Worden

B.F.A., Colorado College, 1971; M.F.A., California Institute of the Arts, 1973

Assistant Professors

Kathryn Bell

B.F.A., Pratt Institute, 1993; M.F.A., University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 2006

Vivana Cordova

B.F.A., Maryland Institute College of Arts, 2006; M.F.A., 2008

Eric Dyer

B.A., University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 1994; M.F.A., Maryland Institute College of Art, 2004

David Neal McDonald

B.A., B.S., Texas A&M University, 1992; M.S., The Ohio State University, 1995; M.F.A., 1998

Callie Neylan

B.A., Central Washington University, 2004; M.F.A., University of Washington, 2006

Calla Thompson

B.F.A., University of Ottawa, 1996; M.F.A., Syracuse University, 1999

Program Specialists

Melanie Berry

B.F.A., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.F.A., School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Calvin Custen

B.S., Frostburg State University; M.F.A., University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Charles Myers

B.S., Towson University; M.S., University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Christopher Peregoy

B.A., M.F.A, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Christian Valiente

B.A., M.F.A, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture

Sandra Abbott

B.S., Towson University; M.A., Northern Illinois University; C.M.S., Harvard University

Symmes Gardner

B.F.A., Philadelphia College of Art, 1979; M.F.A., Temple University, 1981

William-John Tudor

B.A., M.F.A., University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Imaging Research Center

Dan Bailey

M.F.A., School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 1987

Lee Boot

B.F.A., Syracuse University; M.F.A., Maryland Institute College of Art

Steve Brown

B.S. Chemical Engineering, Georgia Tech

Eric Smallwood

B.A., M.F.A, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Associate Dean

Kathy O'Dell

B.A., Colby College, 1973; M.A., University of California, Berkeley, 1982; Ph.D., City University of New York Graduate Center, 1992

Director of Programs

Symmes Gardner

B.F.A., Philadelphia College of Art, 1979; M.F.A., Temple University, 1981