About Our Graduate Art Faculty

A professor a give advice to a student who has crafted an artistic wood furniture piece

Bringing Talent, Enthusiasm, a Generous Spirit, and Diverse Perspectives

The Art and Design Department at IUP boasts a faculty of over 17 full-time professors. They have earned the highest level of academic degrees for their specialty, and all bring extensive experience and scholarship to the classroom.

Our art historians publish books and scholarly articles. Our studio artists continue to create their own work and exhibit throughout the year. And our commercial designers have clients around the world. All share one priority and common passionto teach, mentor and give generously of their time to their students. Learn more about each member of the faculty.

Each graduate art student is mentored by a chosen faculty member from the Art and Design Department. We match your focus to the professor's specialty.

Our professors are engaged with many activities that serve the university and greater community. Learn more about the department's galleries, museum, and Wood Center.