Faculty by Department

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Daric Christian
Professor
Associate Dean/Director
Art and Design
88 Art and Design
Phone: 906-227-2188
Began teaching at NMU in 1997
  • B.F.A., Savannah College of Art and Design
  • M.F.A., Ohio University
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Keith Ellis
Associate Professor
Art and Design
72 Art and Design
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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Christine Flavin
Associate Professor
Art and Design
60 Art and Design
Phone: 906-227-1405
Began teaching at NMU in 2006
  • B.A., University of California-Berkeley
  • M.A., Webster University
  • M.F.A., University of Iowa
Steven Hughes
Assistant Professor
Art and Design
159 Art and Design
Phone: 906-227-2194
Began teaching at NMU in 2011
  • B.S., Kent State University
  • M.F.A., Kent State University
Brian Kakas
Assistant Professor
Art and Design
159 Art & Design
Phone: 906-227-2194
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
84 Art and Design
Phone: 906-227-1488
Began teaching at NMU in 2001
  • B.F.A., University of Louisiana-Lafayette
  • M.F.A., Syracuse University
Christine Lenzen
Assistant Professor
Art and Design
159 Art & Design
Phone: 906-227-2194
Began teaching at NMU in 2012
  • B.A., Clearwater Christian College
  • B.A., Clearwater Christian College
  • B.F.A., University of Minnesota
  • M.A., University of South Florida
  • M.A., University of South Florida
Michael Letts
Associate Professor
Art and Design
168 Art & Design
Phone: 906-227-2194
Began teaching at NMU in 2012
  • B.F.A., Northern Michigan University
  • M.F.A., Ohio State University
  • Teacher Certification, Northern Michigan University
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Steven Leuthold
Professor
Art and Design
188 Art and Design
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
Gabrielle McNally
Assistant Professor
Art and Design
172 Art and Design
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
76 Art and Design
Phone: 906-227-1483
Began teaching at NMU in 1993
  • A.S., Niagara County Community College
  • B.S., State University of New York
  • M.F.A., Rochester Institute of Technology
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Mitsutoshi Oba
Assistant Professor
Art and Design
276 Art and Design
Phone: 906-227-2862
Began teaching at NMU in 2007
  • B.A., Chuo University, Japan
  • B.A., Southern Connecticut State University
  • M.Phil., 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
176 Art and Design
Phone: 906-227-2104
Began teaching at NMU in 2005
  • B.F.A., Northern Michigan University
  • M.F.A., Cranbrook Academy of Art
Shravan Rajagopal
Associate Professor
Art and Design
68 Art and Design
Phone: 906-227-2738
Fax: 906-227-2276
Began teaching at NMU in 2008
  • B.A., University of Madras and Loyola College-India
  • M.F.A., Indiana University
Gypsy Schindler
Assistant Professor
Art and Design
159 Art & Design
Phone: 906-227-2194
Fax: 906-227-2276
Began teaching at NMU in 2014
  • B.F.A., Kendall College of Art and Design
  • M.F.A., Eastern Michigan University
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Dennis Staffne
Professor
Art and Design
62 Art and Design
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
Tracy Wascom
Assistant Professor
Art and Design
272 Art and Design
Phone: 906-227-2193
Fax: 906-227-2276
Began teaching at NMU in 2013
  • B.F.A., University of Louisiana-Lafayette
  • M.F.A., Syracuse University
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Dale Wedig
Professor
Art and Design
200 Art and Design
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