Faculty & Staff

Over 30 full-time faculty and more than 90 adjunct faculty members teach in the Department of Art + Design, Art History, Art Education. Full-time and adjunct faculty members, FYE (freshman) advisors and staff are listed below.

Full Time Faculty

Name, title and areas of expertise Contact information

Kyohei Abe
Assistant Professor
Coordinator - Photography
Advisor - Photo Imaging
Light Classroom Manager


410-704-3820
CA 3103 A


Jan Baum
Professor
Entrepreneurship Minor
College of Business and Economics


410-704-2800
Stephens Hall 118L

 

Kay Broadwater, Ph.D.
Professor
Coordinator - Art Education
Director - Art Education Post-Baccalaureate Certification Program and Master's in Art Education (M.Ed.)
Advisor - Art Education


410-704-3689
CA 2002


 

Amanda Burnham
Professor
Coordinator - 2D Foundations
Drawing
Advisor - Design Studies,  Illustration


401-704-3787
CA 4015

 

Phil Davis
Associate Professor
Digital Arts + Design - Interactive Media, Animation
Advisor - Design Studies, Digital Arts + Design

 
410-704-2797
CA 3103 Z

Joshua DeMonte
Associate Professor
Coordinator - Interdisciplinary Object Design 
Advisor - Interdisciplinary Object Design
Advisor - Metalsmithing & Jewelry

jdemonte@towson.edu
410-704-5259
CA 3006



 

Jenn (Jennifer) Figg, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
3D Foundations, Sculpture, Hot Glass
Advisor - Design Studies 


410-704-3423
CA 2007

 

Carrie (Carolyn) Fucile 
Lecturer - Digital Art + Design
Advisor - Design Studies, Transfer Orientation


410-704-3818
CA 3103 U

Karl Fugelso, Ph.D.
Professor
Art History
Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque Art & Architecture
Area Coordinator - Art History
Advisor - Art History, Research

kfugelso@towson.edu
410-704-2805
CA 3103 Q 




Rich Holt
Visiting Assistant Professor
Area Coordinator - Ceramics
Advisor - Ceramics, Design Studies, Art Education

rholt@towson.edu
410-704-2142
CA 3012 B

 

Kim Hopkins
Assistant Professor
Graphic Design
Advisor - Design Studies, Graphic Design


410-704-3422
CA 4018

J. Susan Isaacs, Ph.D.
Professor
Art and Architecture of the Modern World
Gallery Curator
Advisor - Art History Minor, Research/Studio


410-704-2794
CA 3103 N

 

Luci Jockel
Lecturer
Area Coordinator - Metalsmithing & Jewelry
Advisor - Metalsmithing & Jewelry


410-704-2821
CA 2012

Seo Gyoung Kim
Assistant Professor
Illustration
Area Coordinator - Illustration
Advisor - Illustration


410-704-2799
CA 4017

Amy Sowder Koch, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Art History
Art and Archaeology of the Ancient Mediterranean
Director - MA in Professional Studies, Art History Concentration
Advisor - Art History, Research/Studio


410-704-3237
CA 3103 R

Jinyoung Koh, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Art Education
Advisor - Art Education


410-704-3819
CA 2003 

Diane Kuthy, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Art Education
Advisor - Art Education


410-704-4199
CA 3103 L

Erin Lehman, Ph.D.
Lecturer - Art History
Director - Holtzman and Center for the Arts Galleries


CA 3103 P
410-704-2333

Jon Lundak
Assistant Professor
Sculpture
Area Coordinator - Sculpture
Advisor - Sculpture, Design Studies

jlundak@towson.edu
410-704-2804
CA 2009

Jenee Mateer 
Department Chairperson
Professor
Photo Imaging
Advisor - Photo Imaging

jmateer@towson.edu
410-704-3682
CA 3103 E

Tonia Matthews
Professor
Printmaking
Director - Master of Fine Art (MFA)
Area Coordinator - Printmaking
Advisor - Printmaking, MFA


410-704-2803
CA 3103 K

Trace Miller
Lecturer - Painting
Painting, Drawing, Printmaking, Fine Arts
Assistant to the Chairperson
Advisor - Design Studies,

           
410-704-3786
CA 3103 AA

Ada Pinkston
Lecturer - Art Education
Advisor - Art Education


410-704-4149
CA 3103L

Kim Sels, Ph.D.
Lecturer - Art History


410-704-4195
CA 3103 B 

Ryan Shelley
Lecturer - Graphic Design
Advisor - Graphic Design, Transfer Orientation


410-704-2141
CA 3103 C

Nancy Siegel, Ph.D.
Professor
Art History 
Director - Museum Studies Program
Advisor - Museum Studies Minor / Art History


410-704-5426
CA 3103 FF


 

Stuart Stein
Professor
Area Coordinator - Digital Art + Design
Advisor - Digital Art + Design


410-704-2801
CA 3103 J 


Nora Sturges
Professor
Painting
Area Coordinator - Painting  and Drawing
Advisor - Painting, Drawing, Printmaking , Fine Arts

nsturges@towson.edu
410-704-2795
CA 4016




Bridget Z. Sullivan
Professor
Director - Interactive Media Design Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program
Advisor -  Interactive Media Design
Department Web Editor

  
410-704-2802
CA 4023

 

Nahid Tootoonchi
Professor
Area Coordinator - Graphic Design
Advisor - Graphic Design, Design Studies 

ntootoonchi@towson.edu
410-704-4193
CA 4020 

 

Adjunct Faculty

Name and title Contact information

Linda Adams
Adjunct - Art Education

Works off-campus

Laura Amussen
Adjunct III - Studio Arts, Foundations

 

website

Stacy (Mary Anastasia) Arnold
Adjunct - Museum Studies, Interdisciplinary Fine Arts
Director - Community Art Center

aarnold@towson.edu
CA 3103 Y
410-704-2042

Michael Bare
Adjunct - Art Education

Works off-campus

Marc C. Bellassai 
Adjunct - Art History, CORE
Musician - Harpsichord, Early Music Ensemble


410-704-2828
CA 4055

Bradley Blair
Adjunct - Studio Arts, Ceramics

website

Heather Boaz
Adjunct - Studio Arts, Foundations

Rachel Bone
Adjunct - Digital Arts + Design

 Amy Boone-McCreash
Adjunct - Graduate Studio

 

Tom Boram
Adjunct - Digital Arts + Design



Kelly E Brady
Adjunct II - Interactive Media Design (PBC) 


410-704-2802
CA 4023

Will (William) Bryson
Adunct - Photography

William (Will) Bryson
Adjunct - Photography

 

Edelweiss Calcagno
Adjunct - CORE

 

 Y.J. Cho (Frank)
Adjunct - Digital Design

Mary Cloonan
Adjunct II - Ceramics


CA 3017

Jim Condron 
Adjunct III
Studio Arts, Foundations

website

James Cosper
Adjunct I - Graphic Design 

 

Karen Coughlin
Adjunct - Graphic Design, Foundations

Lawrence Cromwell
Adjunct II - Foundations, CORE

 

Italo De' Dea
Adjunct - CORE

 

 

Mai Degnan
Adjunct - Illustration

Maureen Duffy
Adjunct - CORE

 

Rachel Ellswoth (Lundak)
Adjunct II - 3D Foundations, Ceramics, CORE

 

Vernon Fains
Adjunct - Art Education

 

Works off-campus

Cyrus Feldman
Adjunct - Photo Imaging

Katharine Fernstrom
Adjunct III - Art History


CA 2028 Visual Resources Center
or LA 3349

Penny Forester
Adjunct II - Photo Imaging


 Jeremy Friend
Adjunct - Illustration

Katherine (Kottie) Gaydos
Adjunct II - Writing about Art, CORE


 Michelle Ghiotti
Adjunct - Graphic Design

Lukas Goodmuth
Adjunct - CORE

Emily Halligan, Ph.D.
Adjunct III - Art History
Academic Advisor 
Coordinator - First Year Experience (FYE) Program 


410-704-2307
Academic Advising Center
Lecture Hall Building,
Room 8

Yulia Hanansen
Adjunct III  - Printmaking

website

Jasjyot Hans
Adjunct - Illustration

Laura Hatcher
Adjunct II - Graphic Design

Danielle Hawk
Adjunct - CORE

Lillian Hoover
Adjunct II - Painting

 

website

Daniel Humphries-Russ
Adjunct - Photography

Sam Lacombe 
Adjunct III
Studio Arts - Foundations

website

Jack Livingston
Adjunct - CORE 

 

Valerie Lucas
Adjunct - Printmaking, Letterpress

 

Erika MacMahon
Adjunct III - CORE
Advisor -  First Year Experience (FYE), Transfer


410-704-3785
CA 3103 C

Edward Maddox
Adjunct - Art Education

Works off-campus

Leigh Maddox
Adjunct III
3D Studio Arts, Foundations, CORE

 

website

Lydia Martin
Adjunct  - Jewlery/Metalsmithing

 

Tim Mazurek
Adjunct - Digital Art + Design

 

 Antonio McAfee
Adjunct - Photography

Matthew McCormack
Adjunct
3D Studio Arts, Foundations, CORE

  

website

Gregory McLemore
Adjunct III - Studio Arts, Foundations

website

RuSean Myers
Adjunct - Graphic Design

John Peck
Adjunct - Digital Art + Design

Kat Pfeiffer
Adjunct - CORE

 

Linda Popp
Adjunct - Art Education

works off-campus

Juan Rodas
Adjunct - Printmaking,  Foundations

 

Kristal L. Romano
Adjunct - CORE

Jason Schechter
Adjunct - Graphic Design



(Jason) Alex Schechter
Adjunct - Printmaking

Anita Schreibman
Adjunct - Printmaking

 

Matthew Sherwood
Adjunct - 3D Foundations, CORE
Safety Tech

 
CA 2011

Claude Skelton
Adjunct - Graphic Design


Ryan Smith
Adjunct II - Graphic Design

Kevin Sprouls
Adjunct - Graphic Design


Jennifer Strasbaugh
Adjunct - Art History MFA Seminar

JStrasbaugh@towson.edu

 

Katja Toporski
Adjunct
Metalsmithing & Jewelry, CORE

 

René (Jose) Treviño
Adjunct II -  Studio Arts, Foundations

 

website

Winnie (Wing Yi) Tsang
Adjunct - Art History


Works off-campus - teaches online
Not teaching fall 2019

James Von Minor
Adjunct III - Studio Arts, Foundations

website

Don Willett
Adjunct II - Graphic Design

You Wu
Adjunct - CORE

George Wylesol
Adjunct - Illustration

 

Jane Wynn
Adjunct II
Studio Arts - Foundations 

 

website

Venetia Zachary
Adjunct - Writing About Art, CORE 
Director, Visual Resources Center


410-704-4164
CA 2028
Visual Resource Center

Bernadine Zienkiewicz
Adjunct - Art Education

 

works off-campus

Tanya Ziniewicz
Adjunct II - Printmaking, Foundations

website

First Year Experience Advisors

Name, Title and Area of Expertise Contact Information

Erika MacMahon
Advisor:  FYE, Transfer
Adjunct II - CORE


410-704-3785
CA 3103 C

Venetia Zachary
Director Visual Resources Center
Advisor:  FYE, Transfer 
Adjunct - Writing About Art , CORE 


410-704-4164
CA 2028

 

Staff

Name And Title Contact Information

Stacy (Mary Anastasia) Arnold
Director, Community Arts Center
Adjunct - Museum Studies, Interdisciplinary Fine Arts


410-704-2042
CA 3103 Y

 

Mike Bouyoucas
Gallery Technician


CA 3009

Jenee Mateer - Chair
Professor
Advisor - Photo Imaging


410-704-3682
CA 3103 E

To Be Announced
Administrative Assistant I
410-704-2311
CA 3103 X

Ginger (Lynne) Ross
Academic Program Coordinator
Department Transfer Orientation Coordinator
Advisor - Art+Design, Art History, Art Education
Department Web Editor



410-704-3639
CA 3103 CC

Renee Timms
Administrative Assistant II
Faculty Relations, Budget, Key Coordinator

410-704-5258
CA 3103 F

Richard V. Thomas
Digital Lab Manager
OTS Liaison


410-704-5429
CA 4029

Matthew Sherwood
3D Safety Technician
Adjunct - 3D Foundations, CORE


CA 2002

Venetia Zachary
Director Visual Resources Center
Advisor - First Year Experience, Transfer Orientation
Adjunct - Writing About Art, CORE


410-704-4164
CA 2028 Visual Research Center

EMERITUS FACULTY

name and title contact information

Christopher Bartlett
Professor - Illustration

Dr Jane Bates
Professor - Art Education

none available

Dan Brown
Professor - Ceramics

 none available

Haig Janian
Professor - Photography

Raymond Martens, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Art Education  

Jim Paulsen
Professor - Sculpture

Robert (Bob) Pitman
Professor - Ceramics

 none available

Note: CA is the abbreviation for the Center for the Arts building.