Art Faculty & Staff

Name & Contact Bio & Website
Michael Bird Michael Bird
Assistant Professor
236, Center for the Arts
419.289.5153
mbird2@ashland.edu
Michael Bird received an MFA at the University of Kansas, a BFA at Emporia State University and has worked for 25 years in various capacities as graphic designer and digital fine artist.fine art website:http://michael-bird.comgraphic design website:http://graffikworx.com

Keith Dull, Associate Professor of Art Keith Dull
Associate Professor of Art
343A, Center for the Arts
419.289.5981
kdull@ashland.edu
Keith Dull, associate professor of art, is originally from Fort Wayne, Indiana.  He received a BFA in printmaking and painting from Indiana University, Herron School of Art in 1992 and a MFA in printmaking from the University of South Dakota in 1995.  He worked as adjunct faculty and print shop technician for Herron School of Art from 1998 to 1999, and, in 1999, accepted a teaching position at Ashland University,... Read More

Daniel McDonald, Chair, Associate Professor of Art Daniel McDonald
Chair, Associate Professor of Art
227, Center for the Arts
419.289.5130
dmcdona1@ashland.edu
Originally from Boise, Idaho, Dan McDonald received both his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in sculpture and his Bachelor of Arts in French literature from Brigham Young University in Provo, UT, and his Masters of Fine Arts degree from Clemson University in South Carolina. He has exhibited his works regionally and nationally with work represented in public and private collections in Utah, Idaho, South Dakota, South... Read More

Cynthia Petry Cynthia Petry
Director, Coburn Art Gallery , Professional Instructor
Gallery, Center for the Arts
419.289.5652
cpetry@ashland.edu
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
419.289.5194
proggenk@ashland.edu
Born in Bangor, Maine, Priscilla has lived in Maine, Ohio, Virginia and Arkansas. She has resided in Alliance, Ohio since 1990, teaching and making art. Priscilla has taught at The College of Wooster, Mount Union College, Canton Country Day School, Blue Ridge Community College, James Madison University and the University of Arkansas. She has conducted art education workshops in Florida, Ohio and Maine and has co-... Read More

http://www.studio-twofourteen.com/
Cathy Rowland Cathy Rowland
Administrative Assistant
204, Center for the Arts
419.289.5100
crowlan1@ashland.edu
Ms. Cathy Rowland joined Ashland University as the administrative assistant to the department of music in August 1999. She is currently the administrative assistant for the departments of music, art and theatre. She also serves as organist and choir accompanist for her church, Jeromesville United Methodist. Ms. Rowland lives in Jeromesville with daughters, Anna and Josie.  

Dr. Wendy Schaller Dr. Wendy Schaller
Associate Professor of Art
233 , Center for the Arts
419.289.5955
wschalle@ashland.edu
Dr. Wendy Schaller, associate professor of art, has been a member of the Ashland University faculty since 2002. A specialist in Baroque art, she received both her Ph.D. and her M.A.in art history from the Ohio State University. She also received a B.A. in art history from The University of Tennessee. Dr. Schaller's major area of interest is seventeenth-century Dutch art, and her research is focused primarily on... Read More

Janis Mars Wunderlich Janis Mars Wunderlich
Adjunct Instructor, Ceramics & Design
145, Center for the Arts
419.289.5100
jmarswun@ashland.edu
Born in Akron, Ohio, Janis Mars Wunderlich received her BFA from Brigham Young University and MFA from The Ohio State University. Currently teaching Ceramics and Design at Ashland University and Ceramics at The Ohio State University, Janis has led hundreds of workshops and visiting artist presentations at art centers and universities throughout the U.S. and Canada. Considered to be a contemporary ceramic master, her... Read More