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Graphic Design Faculty and Staff

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Office Support Staff

Academic Advisor

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Associate Professor

Andrea Quam

Associate Professor, Graphic Design

Mailing Address

Graphic Design Department
158 College of Design
Ames, IA, 50011

Contact Information

Phone: (515) 294-5763
Office: 284 Design


BFA Graphic Design Iowa State University, 1997
MFA Visual Communication Virginia Commonwealth University, 2008

Research Interests

Andrea's research interests focus on the relationship between design education and professional practice and how this influences design pedagogy.

Current Projects

Her recent work includes the development of a card-based system for teaching design fundamentals in an outdoor classroom, investigations into ethnographic and generational research methods, and transformations in digital publishing.

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