Academic Directory

Advertising Design
Phone: 313-664-1665 Fax: 313-664-1650
Location: A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education, 8th floor

  • Lauren Lawrence – Program Manager
    Phone: 313-664-1665
  • Phillip McAvoy – Interim Chair, Assistant Professor
    Phone: 313-664-1668

Art Education
Phone: 313-664-7419
Email: arteducation@collegeforcreativestudies.edu
Fax: 313-664-7416
Location: Kresge-Ford, 2nd floor

  • Amy Ruopp PhD – Asst Dean Undergraduate Studies, Chair & Asst Prof Art Ed
    Phone: 313-664-1461
  • Carolyn Forgacs – Program Manager
    Phone: 313-664-7640

Art Practice
Phone: 313-664-7490 Fax: 313-664-7685
Location: Kresge-Ford, 2nd floor

  • Lisa Rigstad – Program Manager
    Phone: 313-664-7655
  • Valerie Jenkins – Chair / Professor
    Phone: 313-664-7486

Communication Design
Phone: 313-664-1645
Email: commdesign@collegeforcreativestudies.edu
Fax: 313-664-1650
Location: A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education, 8th floor

  • Susan LaPorte – Chair / Professor
    Phone: 313-664-1646
  • Kristen Koch – Program Manager
    Phone: 313-664-1645

Craft and Material Studies
Phone: 313-664-7446
Email: crafts@collegeforcreativestudies.edu
Fax: 313-664-7816
Location: Kresge-Ford, 2nd floor

  • Sara Abbate – Program Manager
    Phone: 313-664-7446
  • Kimberly Harty-Scott – Chair/Section Chair/Assistant Professor
    Phone: 313-664-7447

Entertainment Arts
Phone: 313-664-7698
Email: eada@collegeforcreativestudies.edu
Fax: 313-664-7623
Location: Walter B. Ford II, 3rd floor

  • David Gazdowicz – Chair / Associate Professor
    Phone: 313-664-7699
  • Scott Northrup – Assistant Professor
    Phone: 313-664-7848
  • Dayna Davis – Interim Executive Program Manager
    Program Manager – Entertainment Arts
    Phone: 313-664-7667
  • Tim Flattery – Dean of Undergraduate Studies and Professor
    Phone: 313-664-7696

Fashion Design
Phone: 313-664-1640 Fax: 313-664-1490
Location: A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education, 9th floor

  • Aki Choklat – Chair / Professor
    Phone: 313-664-1641
  • Tina Tomicic – Program Manager
    Phone: 313-664-1640

Foundations
Phone: 313-664-7695
Location: Walter B. Ford II, 2nd floor

  • Elena McCann-Arnaoutova – Chair
    Phone: 313-664-7812
  • Lorraine Thomas – Program Manager
    Phone: 313-664-7695

Graduate Studies
Phone: 313-664-1475 Fax: 313-664-1490
Location: A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education, 7th floor

  • Maria Luisa Rossi – Chair MFA Integrated Design / Professor
    Phone: 313-664-1473
  • Sally Erickson Wilson – Chair MFA Color + Materials Design / Assoc. Professor
    Phone: 313-664-1468
  • Anna Stolarski – Program Manager
    Phone: 313-664-1475
  • Raphael Zammit – Chair MFA Transportation Design / Associate Professor
    Phone: 313-664-1604

Illustration
Phone: 313-664-7602
Email: illustration@collegeforcreativestudies.edu
Fax: 313-664-7988
Location: Walter B. Ford II, 3rd Floor

  • Don Kilpatrick – Interim Undergraduate Studies Co-Leader
    Chair / Associate Professor
    Phone: 313-664-7603
  • Gretchen Sawatzki – Interim Executive Program Manager
    Program Manager – Illustration
    Phone: 313-664-7602

Interior Design
Phone: 313-664-1640
Email: interiordesign@collegeforcreativestudies.edu
Fax: 313-664-1606
Location: A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education, 9th floor

  • Sandra Olave Sabbagh – Chair / Associate Professor
    Phone: 313-664-1636
  • Tina Tomicic – Program Manager
    Phone: 313-664-1640

Liberal Arts
Phone: 313-664-7640 Fax: 313-664-7885
Location: Kresge-Ford, 2nd floor

  • Carolyn Forgacs – Program Manager
    Phone: 313-664-7640
  • Lisa Catani – Chair / Assistant Professor
    Phone: 313-664-7817

Photography
Phone: 313-664-7490 Fax: 313-664-7887
Location: Kresge-Ford, 2nd Level

  • Scott Northrup – Assistant Professor
    Phone: 313-664-7848
  • Laura Gibson – Program Manager
    Phone: 313-664-7698

Product Design
Phone: 313-664-1626
Email: productdesign@collegeforcreativestudies.edu
Fax: 313-664-1606
Location: A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education, 10th floor

  • Patrick Schiavone – Chair / Professor
    Phone: 313-664-1625
  • Heather Earnley – Program Manager
    Phone: 313-664-1626

Transportation Design
Phone: 313-664-1600 Fax: 313-664-1606
Location: A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education, 10th floor

  • Paul Snyder – Chair – Associate Professor
    Phone: 313-664-1601
  • Kelly Kossuth – Program Manager
    Phone: 313-664-1600