Charles W. Carraway
Department Chair and Associate Professor of Art + Painting
Web Site: www.cc.html
BFA, Graphic Design, Delta State University; MFA, Painting, Rhode Island School of Design.
Office: Johnson Hall 210
Hyun Chong Kim
Professor of Art + Ceramics
Web Site: https://sites.google.com/a/jsums.edu/hyun/home
BFA, Metropolitan State College; MA, University of Colorado; MFA, Ceramics, Indiana State University.
Office: J.Y. Woodard
Chalmers W. Mayers, Jr., Ph.D.
Instructor of Art
BA, Art Education, Jackson State University; MA, Art Education, University of Illinois;
Ph.D., Educational Administration, Jackson State University. Published Segregation, Integration, and Resegregation in a Deep-Southern Town: African American Teacher’s Perception on a Muncipal School District. Chalmers teaches drawing and design.
Office: Johnson Hall 108
Assistant Professor of Art + Photography
Web Site: www.markgeil.net
BA, Photography, Evergreen State College; MFA, Photography, The University of New Mexico. He has exhibited work both regionally and nationally. Spoke at national and regional conferences of the Society for Photographic Education. His work was featured on the cover, and inside the book Dreaming the Biosphere: the Theater of All Possibilities by Rebecca Reider
Office: Johnson Hall 109
Assistant Professor of Art + Art History
BFA, Ceramics, Dong-A University, South Korea; BA, Art History, Long Island University, C.W. Post Campus; MA, City College of New York; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University. A scholar of Pre-Columbian and Native American Art, she focuses especially on the Andean civilization of South America, ca. 3000-200 B.C.E. Her research examines the relationship between ethnic identity and the iconography of distinctive motifs developed in the Cupisnique culture. Yumi also has a strong interest
in the arts of Asia, including Hindu and Buddhist Art.
Office: Johnson Hall 210
Assistant Professor of Art + Foundation
Web Site: www.chungfanchang.com
BFA, Oil Painting, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taiwan; MFA, Painting, Savannah College of Art and Design. Chang explores and investigates in a variety of media to establish her visual language, which communicates her vision of beauty that reflects issues within the society. Prior to join Jackson State University, Chang taught at Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), Georgia Perimeter College and several private institutions in Taiwan. Chang has exhibited both nationally and internationally. A number of the artist’s works are in private collections worldwide
Office: Johnson Hall G10