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Teaching Resumé

University Appointments

  • Honorary Doctorate, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore MD, May 2007
  • University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Professor Emeritus, 2000
  • University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, Chancellor's Professor, 1996 to 2000
  • University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, Professor, 1978-1996
  • Southeastern Massachusetts University, Associate Professor, 1971-78
  • Chairman, Art Education Department, 1971 – 1981
  • Concordia University, Montreal P.Q, Assistant Professor, Art Education, 1967-1971

Art and Art Education Teaching Experience

  • Adjunct Professor, John F. Kennedy University, Berkeley, CA, 2006-2010
  • Drawing Closer to Nature, Regina Art Gallery. Regina, SK Canada, February 2010
  • Artist in Residence, Maryland Institute College of Art, Art Education Department, Research seminar in Holistic approaches to Art Education, 2001-2002
  • Rowe Conference Center, Rowe, MA. Workshops on creativity and personal growth, 1985 - present
  • North Country Crafts Association Conference, course instructor, Bennington, VT, "Drawing Closer to Nature", 1997
  • Artist-in-Residence, Wichita Art Museum, Wichita, KS. Community-Based Art Education, 1999
  • "Sacred Art in Sacred Places" Presenter, Oaxaca Mexico, 1995, 1996
  • Recipient of several funded research projects and General Education course development grants at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth:
    • How art and Science investigate and represent reality; with Professor James Kaput, Math Department
    • Art and Reality; the Illusive Object, with Professor Mogali Carrera, Art History Department
    • Humanistic perspectives in Education, with Professor Milton Young, Education Department
    • Garden and Landscape, with Professors Donna Huse, Sociology Department and James Sears, Biology Department
  • DeCordova Museum, Lincoln MA, "Drawing Closer to Nature", July 2000, October 2002
  • Maryland Institute college of Art, Baltimore, MD, Adjunct Faculty, Research seminar in holistic approaches to Art Education, 2001-2002
  • University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa, "Drawing Closer to Nature" 2002
  • Wichita State University, Wichita, KS and the Wichita Art Museum, "Community-Based Art Education", 1999
  • Plymouth State College, Plymouth, New Hampshire, "Drawing Closer To Nature", 1997
  • Notre Dame College, Cleveland OH, in-service course, "Art as Transformation" 1996
  • Western Montana Teachers College, Dillon, MT "Drawing from Within" and "Drawing Closer to Nature", 1990-95
  • Long Island University, Bayshore, NY, "Drawing from Within"1989, 1997
  • Lesley College, Adjunct Professor, 1985 – 1992
  • Massachusetts College of Art, Adjunct Professor 1980 –1990
  • Museum of Modern Art, Art School, New York City, Victor D'Amico, Director. 1964-1966
  • Art Teacher, John Bowne High School, New York City, 1964-1966

Teaching Experience in Centers for Holistic Studies

  • Kripalu Center, Lenox, MA. "Drawing Closer to Nature", 2005-2010
  • Mable Dodge Luhan Retreat Center, Taos, NM. "Drawing Closer to Nature", 1999
  • Hollyhock, Cortes Island, British Columbia, "Drawing Closer to Nature", 1998, 1999
  • Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME, Artist-in-Residence, 1983-86
  • The Essex Conference Center, Essex, MA, "Drawing Closer to Nature", 1990
  • The Omega Institute, Rhinebeck, NY. Drawing from Within Workshops, 1988, 1992-96
  • Interface, Jamaica Plains, MA, "Drawing from Within" Workshops, 1988, 1989, 1995
  • The Open Center, New York City, "Drawing from Within" May, 1997