Art Faculty


Faculty
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Karen S. Buzzard, Ph.D.
Director, School of Art and Media.
Phone: 201-692-2416 
Email: ksb@fdu.edu

Dr. Karen Buzzard joined the School of Art and Media Studies at Fairleigh Dickinson University in Fall, 2012, as Professor and Director. She previously served as Professor and Department Head for the Department of Media, Journalism, & Film at Missouri State University in Springfield, Mo, and as a professor in the Department of Communication Studies at Northeastern University in Boston. Dr. Buzzard received her PhD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Communication Arts, her MA from the University of Iowa in English and America Literature and her BA in English from Drury College in Springfield, MO.

Dr. Buzzard is an expert in the area of media audiences, having written three books on the economic history of the ratings industry: In addition, Dr. Buzzard is an expert in the area of interpersonal communication. She has published numerous journal articles and conference presentations in both the area of media ratings and interpersonal communication.

In addition, Dr. Buzzard has served as an expert witness in the area of copyright infringement and in antitrust law as it pertains to the rating industry as well as a consultant in the area of corporate communication.

lena.jpgLena Aronson
M.F.A. in Computer Art and Printmaking, Brooklyn College.
Phone: 201-692-2168
E-mail: lena@fdu.edu 
Website: http://alpha.fdu.edu/~aronson

Yelena Aronson is a digital/traditional artist whose background is in architecture. She holds MFA from Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY and BA from the School of Visual Arts, New York, NY. She worked as an architect in Moscow before immigrating to the US. She has exhibited in US and Europe and has taught at FDU since 2000.

marie.jpgMarie Roberts
MFA, Queens College, CUNY Artist in Residence, Coney Island, USA.
Phone: 201-692-2801 / 347-733-2934
Email: marie_roberts@fdu.edu
Website: 
www.bitterwonder.com

Marie Roberts is a painter whose practice is rooted in drawing and observation. She holds a B.A. from Brooklyn College and an M.F.A. From Queens College, both C.U.N.Y. Roberts has exhibited widely and has taught at F.D.U since 1986

Adjunct Faculty
Scott Barnes
MFA in Painting from American University in Washington, DC.
Phone: 201-692-2801
E-mail: artwater@fdu.edu
Website: www.ARTandWATER.com
Garcia, Luis A.
M.F.A. in Computer Animation, Academy of Art, San Francisco, CA
Graphic designer, 3D-Animator.
Phone: 201-692-2801
Email: Luisgarc@fdu.edu
Roger J. Greiner 
B.F.A.  School of Visual Arts
Phone: 201-692-2801
Email: rogergre@fdu.edu
Website: www.rogergreiner.com
Ippolito, Frank 
B.F.A. in Communications Design,  Pratt Institute , New York
Phone: 201-692-2801
Email: fip@fdu.edu
Website:  www.productionpost.com
Jennifer Kiernan 
B.A. in Arts, M.S. in Digital Imaging and Design
Phone: 201-692-2801
Email: Jennifer_kiernan@fdu.edu
Jacqueline Lima
MFA Brooklyn College CUNY
Phone: 201-692-2801 
E-mail: lima@fdu.edu
Website. https://www.facebook.com/jackie.lima.37
David Lantow
MFA, Brooklyn College, NY
Phone: 201-692-2801
Email: dlantow@fdu.edu
Website: www.dlantow.com
Andrew Lenaghan
MFA, Brooklyn College, NY
BFA, Cornell University, NY
Phone: 201-692-2801
Email: andrew804_lenaghan@fdu.edu
Dik F. Liu
M.F.A. in Painting, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
Phone: 201-692-2801
Email: dik_f_liu@fdu.edu
Website:  dikliu.com
Frederick Jon Marshall
M.F.A. in Sculpture, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.
Phone:  862 208 0201
E-Mail: metalman@fdu.edu
Suzanne Meehan
MFA in Painting
Phone: 646-691-8041
E-mail: stm@fdu.edu
Website: www.suzannemeehan.com
Aleksandra Nagorny
BA Chemistry, Rutgers University
Phone: 201-937-2383
E-mail: dance321@fdu.edu
Website: giftofdancestudios.com
Benjamin Peterson
MFA Visual Arts, Rhode Island School of Design
Phone:  646-543-2630
E-mail:  bpeterso@fdu.edu
Website:  www.benpeterson.com
James Rana
M.F.A. in Theatre, Actor
Phone: 201-692-2801
Email: jrana@fdu.edu
Website:  www.JamesRana.com
Toni-lee Sangastiano
M.F.A. in Painting, Montclair State University, NJ
Ph.D in Philosophy/Aesthetics (expected 2018), Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts, Portland, ME
Phone: 201-692-2801
Email::  tonilee@fdu.edu
Website:  sangastiano.com and sideshowbanners.com
Jill Van Nostrand
Bachelor of Music – Indiana University
Masters of Music - Mannes College of Music Doctorate of Musical Arts – City University of NY
Phone: 201-921-4718
E-mail: van@fdu.edu
Sunhee Yoon
M.F.A. Pratt Institute, New York 
Phone: 201-692-2801
Email: Yoon_1@fdu.edu