Familiar Face

Joan Inderhees

Senior Lecturer
College of Communication and Information
Kent Campus

JOB DESCRIPTION:

I teach many of the foundation-level design courses, design history, and visual ethics.

WORKED AT KENT STATE SINCE:

2004

EMPLOYMENT PRIOR TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:

University of Akron.

likes most about kent state university:

I love being around people who are deeply involved in their creative and scholarly research, and are passionate about teaching. I also appreciate the beauty of the campus itself — it’s a pleasure to walk here year ‘round.

ATTRACTION TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY AS AN EMPLOYER:

The caliber of our VCD design program, and the opportunities to continue learning myself. I am pursuing a doctorate in higher education administration, and have done both the CCI Dean’s Fellowship and Provost’s Fellowship.

rESIDES IN:

Kent, OH

Hometown:

Cincinnati, OH

EDUCATION:

MA, Design and Illustration, Kent State
currently a PhD candidate in EHHS’s Department of Higher Education Administration.

HOBBIES:

Running (I qualified for the 2018 Boston Marathon), swimming with the Kent Swim Club at the SRWC, gardening, and spending time with my family.