School of Art Faculty & Staff

The MSUM School of Art faculty members have diverse educational and professional backgrounds with academic degrees from major universities in the United States and abroad. Almost all full-time faculty members have a terminal degree in their area of expertise (MFA; PhD).

Sue Anderson, MS, BS
Instructor | Field Experiences
School of Teaching & Learning | School of Art
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2217218.477.2217

Anna Arnar, PhD, MA, BA
Professor
School of Art
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.4631218.477.4631
CA 201E
Anna Sigrídur Arnar is a Professor of Art History in the School of Visual Arts as well as ...

Bradley Bachmeier, MFA, LIC, BS
Program Director and Professor of Art Education | Chair, School of Art
School of Art
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.5989218.477.5989
CA 161C
Professor Bachmeier is a native of Anamoose, N.D., who completed his MFA degree in ceramic...

Craig Balfany
Adjunct
School of Art
Craig Balfany is an adjunct faculty member teaching the Introduction to Art Therapy in the...

Amanda DeLaPointe
Office and Administrative Specialist Senior
School of Art | School of Media Arts, Design & Entertainment
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.4618218.477.4618
CA 116D

Danielle Gravon, PhD, MA, MFA, BA (She/Her/Hers)
Adjunct | Art Gallery Director
College of Arts & Humanities | School of Art
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2094218.477.2094
BR 249C
Dr. Danielle Gravon completed her PhD in art history from the University of Manchester in ...

Zhimin Guan, MFA, BFA
Professor
School of Art
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.4633218.477.4633
CA 202
Zhimin Guan, professor of art/painting, earned his MFA in painting/drawing from Fort Hays ...

Megan B. Johnson
Adjunct
School of Art
Megan Johnson is an adjunct faculty member in the School of Visual Arts. She grew up in th...

Jim Park, MFA, BFA
Professor
School of Art
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.4638218.477.4638
CA 161A
Professor Park teaches Foundation Drawing I and II, Foundation Design, Introduction to Ill...

Robert (Rob) Rachow
College Lab Services Specialist
College of Arts & Humanities | School of Art
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.4620218.477.4620

Sherry Short, SPEC, MFA, BA
Professor
School of Art
Sherry Lee Short received her Master of Fine Arts with Distinction from the University of ...

Wil Shynkaruk, MFA, MA, BFA
Professor
School of Art
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.4636218.477.4636
CA 165B

Chris Walla, MFA, BFA
Professor
School of Art
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.4625218.477.4625
CA 174B
Walla spent much of his young life on the West Coast. Born in Los Angeles and later moving...

Laura Youngbird (She/Her/Hers)
Adjunct
School of Art

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