Student painting a horse


Zen Cohen

Zen Cohen

Assistant Professor of Art and Film Studies

B.F.A., California College of the Arts
M.F.A., University of California, Davis

Specializes in Studio Art: Digital Practices,  Time-Based Media, Film Studies

Courses taught: Digital Studio, Video Art & Production, Graphic Design Studio, Time-Based Media, Artist Websites, Professional Practice

Lucille Goodson

Lucielle Goodson

Associate Professor of Art

A.A., B.S., Black Hills State College M.F.A., Indiana University

Specializes in studio art.

Courses taught: Works on Paper: 2D Design; Photography: Light Writing; Printmaking: A Graphic Art Form; Advanced Photography: Bridging the Gap; Screen-printing: Multiples in Printmaking

Ranelle Knight-Lueth

Ranelle Knight-Lueth

Assistant Professor of Art History

B.A., South Dakota State University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa

Specializes in art history.

Courses taught: American Art; Modern and Contemporary; Contemporary Art, Theory, and Criticism; Gender and Art; History of Design; World Art; 19th Century Art, Art and the Environment; Art, Propaganda and Power; Museum Studies.

Jennifer Rogers

Jennifer Rogers

Robert O. Daniel Associate Professor of Art, Department Chair

B.A., Coe College
M.F.A., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Specializes in studio art.

Classes taught: Art, Life and Experience, Interconnectivity, Do, Undo, Redo, Ceramics: Form, Function and Meaning, Art Industry and Objectness, Social Practice, Ceramics Sculpture

Peter Thompson

Peter Thompson

Marvin D. Cone Professor of Art

B.A., M.A., M.F.A., University of Iowa

Specializes in painting and drawing.

Courses taught: Drawing: Observation and Interpretation; Painting: Representation and Expression, Layers of Meaning, Color and Design, Mark Making, The Human Form

Emeritus and Retired Faculty

John Beckelman

John Beckelman

Robert O. Daniel Professor of Art, Emeritus

B. A., Hobart College
M.S., M.F.A. , Illinois State University

Bob Kocher

Robert Kocher

Marvin D. Cone Professor of Art, Emeritus

B.A., M. A., University of Missouri