Art + Design Department Faculty & Staff

Name & Contact Bio & Website
Michael Bird Michael Bird
Professional Instructor of Digital Art and Graphic Design
236, Center for the Arts
Joined Ashland University in 2015 and teaches courses in Digital Art and Graphic Design fine art website:http://michael-bird.comgraphic design website:

Keith Dull, Associate Professor of Art Keith Dull
Professor of Art
343A, Center for the Arts
Joined Ashland University faculty in 1999 Teaches courses in printmaking, painting, drawing, illustration, and 2D design. Prints incorporate a wide range of techniques that include color reduction relief, intaglio, lithography and mixed media. In 1998, developed the Encaustic Intaglio printing process, and his imagery reflects an interest in history and historical uses of prints, as guides, manuals and magic... Read More

Daniel McDonald, Chair, Associate Professor of Art Daniel McDonald
Chair of the Department of Art, Associate Professor of Art
227, Center for the Arts
Joined Ashland University faculty in 2006 and servers as associate professor of art and chair of the Department of Art Has exhibited his works regionally and nationally with work represented in public and private collections in Utah, Idaho, South Dakota, South Carolina and Ohio Works in bronze, steel, plastics, video and any other material or media necessary to create narratives that display the complexities of... Read More

Cynthia Petry Cynthia Petry
Director, Coburn Art Gallery , Professional Instructor
Gallery, Center for the Arts
Cynthia C. Petry is director of the Coburn Gallery at Ashland University as well as a professional instructor for the Art Department. She received her bachelor’s degree in studio art from Morehead State University and a Master of Fine Arts with a emphasize in printmaking from Ohio University. Cynthia Petry has taught classes for Ashland University the last 17 years in the art foundations area as well as teaching... Read More

Priscilla Roggenkamp Priscilla Roggenkamp
Associate Professor of Art
346A , Center for the Arts
Joined Ashland University faculty in 2005 and serves as associate professor of art Works in two-dimensional media as well as textile-related sculpture Interested in inspiring and mentoring exemplary art educators who will then be prepared to inspire and mentor tomorrow’s creative young people Has conducted art education workshops in Florida, Ohio and Maine and has co-authored several publications related to art and... Read More
Dr. Wendy Schaller Dr. Wendy Schaller
Associate Professor of Art
233 , Center for the Arts
Joined Ashland University faculty in 2002 and serves as associate professor of art A specialist in Baroque art Major area of interest is seventeenth-century Dutch art Research is focused primarily on portraits of children and the subject of death, grief and consolation in the Netherlands