faculty
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STEVE BARBER

Lecturer I  

barbe1sd@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 141
989-774-3325

Education:
 1996 MFA Central Michigan University
1990 BA Graceland College

     
 

 

RACHAEL BARRON-DUNCAN

Assistant Professor

barro1r@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 167
989-774-3235

Education:
In Progress PhD Yale University
2001 MPhil Yale University
1999 MA Yale University
1998 AB Vassar College
     
 

 

LARRY BURDITT

*Department Chairperson

Associate Professor

website

larry.burditt@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 132
989-774-3025

E​​ducation:
2006 MFA University of Oklahoma
2002 BFA Oklahoma State University
1989 MS Oklahoma State University
1983 BS Oklahoma State University

     
 

 

JOHN CLARKE

Lecturer I

clark5j@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 166
989-774-2260

Education:
2007 MFA University of Arizona
2003 BFA University of North Florida

     
 

 

Scott DeBrestian

Professor of Art History

debre1sc@cmich.edu

Wightman Hall 133
989-774-3551

Education:
2003 Ph.D Art History and Archaeology, University of Missouri-Columbia
1997 MA Art History and Archaeology, University of Missouri-Columbia
1994 BA Archaeology, Boston University

     
 

 

LESA DOKE

Lecturer I

doke1ll@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 162
989-774-1358

Education:
1990 MFA Central Michigan University
1981 BFA Eastern Michigan University
1976-78 Oakland University

     
 

 

JESSE DOMINGUEZ

Professor
 
domin1j@cmich.edu
​​Wightman Hall 168
989-774-1552
 
Education:
 
1982 MFA Yale University
1979 BA Baker University
1978 Kansas City Art Institute

     
 

 

BRIAN ELDER

Associate Professor
 
elder1b@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 139
 
Education:
 
1996 MFA Indiana University
1994 BFA University of New Hampshire

     
 

 

RYAN FLESHER

North Art Studio Coordinator/Technician, Sculpture Instructor

flesh1rc@cmich.edu
North Art Studio 204
989-774-7448

Education:
2003 MFA Western Michigan University, Sculpture
1999 BFA Alma College, Sculpture

     
 

 

ANNE GOCHENOUR

Gallery Director
 
goche1as@cmich.edu
Central Michigan University Art Gallery
989-774-3800

Education: 
1982 MFA University of Iowa
1981 MA University of Iowa
1979 BA College of William and Mary


 



 

Jessica Hoffman

Lecturer I

hoffm1j@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 131
989-774-2933

Education: 
2013 Ph.D. Art History, University of Maryland College Park
2001 MA Art History, University of Maryland College Park
1998 BA Art History, University of Texas at Austin

     
 

 

REN HULLENDER

Assistant Professor
 
hulle1r@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall  222
989-774-3521

Education:
2010 Ph.D. Art Education, The University of Georgia 
1984 Masters of Visual Art, Georgia State University 
1976 BS in Art Education, Appalachian State University 

     
 

 

CLARK MOST

Associate Professor

website 
clark@designdirection.com
Wightman Hall 138
989-774-4280

Education:
1999 MFA Central Michigan University
1981 BFA School of the Art Institute of Chicago
1979-80 Aegean School of Fine Arts, Paros, Greece

     
 

 

JOHANNA PAAS

Associate Professor

website

paas1jm@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 140
989-774-4244

Education:
2001 MFA Louisiana State University
1997 Teaching Certificate, Eastern Michigan University
1995 BFA University of Michigan

     
 

 

SALLY ROSE

Professor
 
rose1sn@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 148
989-774-3161

Education:
1983 MFA Indiana University
1980 BFA Colorado State University
1969-72 Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL
1985 & 1982 Banff Centre School of Fine Arts, Banff, Alberta, Canada
1977 University of Northern Colorado, Florence, Italy
1974 Instituto Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

     
 

 

JONATHON RUSSELL

Assistant Professor

russe1j@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 134
989-774-3427

Education:
2005 MFA Fort Hays State University
2003 BFA Southern Illinois University

     
 

 

KRIS SANFORD

Assistant Professor

website

sanfo1k@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 169
989-774-7209

Education:
2005 MFA Arizona State University
2000 BFA College for Creative Studies
1996  AA Washtenaw Community College

     
 

 

GREG STAHLY

Assistant Professor

stahl1gb@cmich.edu
North Art Studio 203
989-774-1157

Education:
2005 MFA Indiana University
2001 BA Goshen College

     



 

DAVID STAIRS

Professor

www.designerswithoutborders.org 
design-altruism-project.org
stair1dc@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 147 
989-774-3064

Education:
1993 MFA University of Oregon 
1976 Certificate, Croydon College of Art, London 
1975 BFA Rhode Island School of Design





 

Mary (Moxie) Stoermer

Lecturer I

stoer1mr@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 223 
989-774-3559

Education:
Ph.D, Indiana University
MA, University of Idaho
BA, University of Cincinnati

     
 

 

JUDY THURSTON

Lecturer II
 
thurs1jk@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 223
989-774-2260

Education:
1992 MA Central Michigan University
1968 BS. in Ed. Central Michigan University​

     
 

 

Lee Vanderkooi

Lecturer I
 
vande1l@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 155
989-774-3425

Education:
2000 BFA University of Akron
2004 MGD North Carolina State University

     
 

 

MICHAEL VOLKER

Lecturer II

volke1md@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 141
989-774-3325

Education:
2001 MFA Central Michigan University
1996 BFA Central Michigan University

     
 

 

MARGARET WARE

Professor
 
ware1m@cmich.edu
North Art Studio 205
989-774-1420
 
Education:
1999 MFA University of South Florida - Photography
1999 MFA University of South Florida - Sculpture
1996 BFA University of North Florida - Photography
1996 BFA University of North Florida - Sculpture

     
 

 

AL WILDEY

Professor

website 

al.wildey@cmich.edu
Wightman Hall 153B
989-774-6516

Education:
1996 MFA University of Idaho
1990 BFA Rochester Institute of Technology

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