Faculty

Faculty by Department

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Daric Christian
Professor
Associate Dean/Director
Art and Design
Art and Design RM 159A
Phone: 906-227-2194
Began teaching at NMU in 1997
  • B.F.A., Savannah College of Art and Design
  • M.F.A., Ohio University
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Taimur Cleary
Assistant Professor
Art and Design
Art & Design RM 288
Phone: 906-227-1484
Began teaching at NMU in 2015
  • B.F.A., Miami University
  • M.F.A., Pratt Institute
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Keith Ellis
Associate Professor
Art and Design
Art and Design RM 72
Phone: 906-227-1861
Fax: 906-227-2276
Began teaching at NMU in 2005
  • B.F.A., University of Tennessee
  • M.F.A., Savannah College of Art and Design
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Steven Hughes
Associate Professor
Art and Design
Art and Design RM 284
Phone: 906-227-1482
Began teaching at NMU in 2011
  • B.S., Kent State University
  • M.F.A., Kent State University
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Brian Kakas
Associate Professor
Art and Design
Art & Design RM L04
Phone: 906-227-1491
Began teaching at NMU in 2011
Biography
http://www.briankakas.com
  • B.F.A., University of Montana
  • M.F.A., University of Notre Dame
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Stephan Larson
Professor
Art and Design
Art and Design RM 84
Phone: 906-227-1488
Began teaching at NMU in 2001
  • B.F.A., University of Louisiana-Lafayette
  • M.F.A., Syracuse University
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Christine Lenzen
Assistant Professor
Art and Design
Art & Design RM 268
Phone: 906-227-2162
Began teaching at NMU in 2012
  • B.F.A., University of Minnesota
  • M.F.A., University of Notre Dame
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Michael Letts
Associate Professor
Art and Design
Art & Design RM 168
Phone: 906-227-1485
Began teaching at NMU in 2012
  • B.F.A., Northern Michigan University
  • M.F.A., Ohio State University
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Steven Leuthold
Professor
Art and Design
Art and Design RM 188
Phone: 906-227-1489
Began teaching at NMU in 1999
  • B.A., University of Montana
  • M.A., Washington State University
  • Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
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Gabrielle McNally
Assistant Professor
Art and Design
Art and Design RM 172
Phone: 906-227-2024
Fax: 906-227-2276
Began teaching at NMU in 2014
  • B.A., Luther College
  • M.B.A., University of Iowa
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Jane Milkie
Associate Professor
Art and Design
Art and Design RM 76
Phone: 906-227-1483
Began teaching at NMU in 1993
  • B.S., State University of New York
  • M.F.A., Rochester Institute of Technology
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Mits Oba
Assistant Professor
Art and Design
Art and Design RM 276
Phone: 906-227-1489
Began teaching at NMU in 2007
  • B.A., Southern Connecticut State University
  • B.A., Chuo University, Japan
  • M.F.A., City University of New York-Graduate Center
  • Ph.D., City University of New York-Graduate Center
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Peter Pless
Associate Professor
Art and Design
Art and Design RM 176
Phone: 906-227-2104
Began teaching at NMU in 2005
  • B.F.A., Northern Michigan University
  • M.F.A., Cranbrook Academy of Art
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Ted Ross
Associate Professor
Art and Design
123 Art & Design
Phone: 906-227-1486
Began teaching at NMU in 2011
  • B.F.A., Murray State University
  • M.F.A., Herron School of Art and Design
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Dennis Staffne
Professor
Art and Design
Art and Design RM 62
Phone: 906-227-1492
Began teaching at NMU in 1976
  • B.F.A., The Art Institute of Chicago
  • M.F.A., The Art Institute of Chicago
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Tracy Wascom
Assistant Professor
Art and Design
Art and Design RM 184
Phone: 906-227-2193
Fax: 906-227-2276
Began teaching at NMU in 2005
  • B.F.A., University of Louisiana-Lafayette
  • M.F.A., Syracuse University
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Dale Wedig
Professor
Art and Design
Art and Design RM 106
Phone: 906-227-1490
Began teaching at NMU in 1983
  • B.S., University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse
  • M.A., Iowa State University
  • M.F.A., Arizona State University
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