Art and Design Department

Contact

Phone: 585-389-2532

Email: artinfo@naz.edu

FACULTY & STAFF

Doot Bokelman

Doot Bokelman

Professor & Chair, Director of the Art History Program in Art and Design
585-389-2531
dbokelm7@naz.edu
Arts Center 161 / 160A
Bio

Education: B.F.A., Penn State; M.A., Purdue University; M.A., Ohio State; Ph.D., Ohio State

Areas of Academic Interest: Art history; Italian Renaissance and Baroque art.

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James Bogue

James Bogue

Lecturer in Art and Design
585-389-2532
jbogue6@naz.edu
Arts Center
Mary Kathryn Bonomo

Mary Kathryn Bonomo

Lecturer in Art and Design
585-389-2532
mbonomo3@naz.edu
Maureen Brilla-Fitzpatrick

Maureen Brilla-Fitzpatrick

Associate Professor in Art and Design
585-389-2534
mfitzpa1@naz.edu
Arts Center 163A
Bio

Education: B.F.A., University of Wisconsin; M.F.A., Indiana University

David H. Cowles

David H. Cowles

Lecturer in Art and Design
585-389-2532
dcowles7@naz.edu
Bio

Academic Interests: Illustration, character design, storyboarding and directing animation.

David Cowles landed a graphic artist job at the Democrat and Chronicle newspaper in Rochester in 1983, and began his freelance career two years later, leaving the paper to work freelance full-time in 1991. Cowles' work has appeared in Entertainment Weekly, Rolling Stone, Vibe, Time, Newsweek, Playboy, People, The Village Voice, Money, Worth, Fortune, Fast Company, Los Angeles Magazine, New York Magazine, The Boston Globe, The Chicago Tribune, The New York Times, The New Republic and Vanity Fair, among others. Cowles has produced a pilot for Playhouse Disney, as well as videos for They Might Be Giants, Toyota, The RPO, and Sesame Street. He's currently working on an animated short for Frederator Studios with his daughter Alison.

His website: www.davidcowles.net

Lynn Duggan

Lynn Duggan

Faculty Emerita in Art and Design
585-389-2532
lduggan1@naz.edu
Kerry A. Dunn

Kerry A. Dunn

Lecturer in Art and Design
585-389-5138
kdunn4@naz.edu
Golisano Academic Center 229
Additional Positions:
Associate Professor and Coordinator of Clinical Assistantships in Education, School of
Bio

Education: B.A., Saint Michael's College; M.A., City College of New York; Ed.D., NOVA Southeastern University.

Teaching and Research Interests: differentiated instruction; literacy assessment; supporting new teachers; integrating UDL across all learning environments; community relations: home/school connections; self-reflection as a means to inform teaching and learning.

Alice E. Hallahan-Soltiz

Alice E. Hallahan-Soltiz

Lecturer in Art and Design
585-389-2455
ahallah2@naz.edu
Golisano Academic Center 180
Additional Positions:
Designer/Project Manager in Marketing & Communications
Kelly Margaret Hanning

Kelly Margaret Hanning

Lecturer in Art and Design
585-389-2532
kclancy3@naz.edu
Jillian Christine Hauck

Jillian Christine Hauck

Director, Saturday Art School in Art and Design
585-389-2532
jhauck3@naz.edu
Michelle Kuzniarek

Michelle Kuzniarek

Lecturer in Art and Design
585-389-2532
mkuznia6@naz.edu
Mitchell Messina

Mitchell Messina

Professor in Art and Design
585-389-2530
mmessin2@naz.edu
Arts Center 146A
Bio

Education: B.S., Portland State University; M.F.A., Tyler School of Art, Temple University

Areas of Academic Interest: Ceramics and sculpture.

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Douglas Ian Michalak

Douglas Ian Michalak

Lecturer in Art and Design
585-389-2532
dmichal2@naz.edu
Ronald Netsky

Ronald Netsky

Professor Director of the Studio Art Program in Art and Design
585-389-2539
rnetsky4@naz.edu
Arts Center 62A
Bio

Education: B.F.A., Philadelphia College of Art; M.F.A., Washington University, St. Louis

Areas of Academic Interest: Printmaking; in lithographs, etchings and his own cardigraph technique he has primarily focused on the interplay between organization and chaos found in nature.

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Samantha Nolte-Yupari

Samantha Nolte-Yupari

Assistant Professor & Director of the Art Education Program in Art and Design
585-389-2537
snolte5@naz.edu
Arts Center 170B
Bio

Education:  B.A., Mercyhurst University; M.A.E, Virginia Commonwealth University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.

Areas of Academic Interest: The experiences of beginning teachers, maps as a qualitative research methodology, sensory ethnography, curriculum studies, and classroom management.

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Paul Porell

Paul Porell

Assistant Professor in Art and Design
585-389-2544
pporell3@naz.edu
Arts Center 169D
Bio

Education: B.S., Edinboro State College; Juris Doctoris, Duquesne University of Law; M.F.A., Rochester Institute of Technology

Areas of Academic Interest: Film and digital photography; history of photography.

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Hilary A. Toothe

Hilary A. Toothe

Lecturer in Art and Design
585-389-2532
htoothe0@naz.edu
Holland Webster-Houdek

Holland Webster-Houdek

Assistant Professor in Professional Practice and Art Gallery Director in Art and Design
585-389-2536
hwebste71@naz.edu
Arts Center 156A
Bio

Education: B.F.A., University of Wisconsin-Stout; M.F.A., Syracuse University

Teaching Interests: metalsmithing, sculpture, contemporary jewelry

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Stephen C. Wehner

Stephen C. Wehner

Director of the Visual Communication Design Program and Assistant Professor in Professional Practice in Art and Design
585-389-2529
swehner4@naz.edu
Arts Center 170A
Bio

Education: B.S., Nazareth College

Stephen Wehner is an accomplished visual communications professional with over 21 years of experience in digital interactive media, training, marketing, advertising, and creative leadership.

See his profile webpage.

Stefan Zoller

Stefan Zoller

Lecturer in Art and Design
585-389-2532
szoller2@naz.edu
Arts Center