Andrea Quam

Andrea Quam

Associate Professor, Graphic Design

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(515) 294-5763

Campus Office: 279 Design

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


MFA Visual Communication Virginia Commonwealth University

BFA Graphic Design Iowa State University


Research Interests

Graphic design ecologies: exploring connections between the traditional and expanding field, as well as examining relationships between people, their environment and experiences

— Experiential and interdisciplinary design
— Generational research informing pedagogy
— Sustainable ideals in graphic design curriculum
— Identity and systems design
— Digital publishing