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Lisa Lantz
Associate Professor of Theatre
Office: Center for the Arts 105
Phone: 563-387-1695

Education: M.F.A., Theatre: Production Design, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale; B.A., Theatre, University of Northern Iowa

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Thomas J. Berger
Theatre and Dance Technical Director
Office: Center for the Arts 106
Phone: 563-387-1619

Education: B.F.A., Theatre, Design emphasis, North Dakota State University

Jeffrey Dintaman
Professor of Theatre
Office: Center for the Arts 102, (on Leave Spring 2014)
Phone: 563-387-1380

Education: M.F.A., Scenic Design/Theatre Technology, University of Portland; B.A., Arts, Western Oregon State College

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Kate Elliott
Assistant Professor in Art History
Office: Center for the Arts 104
Phone: 563-387-1328

Education: Ph.D., American Art History, University of Iowa; M.A., Art History, University of Iowa; B.A., Art History and Studio Art, St. Olaf College

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Jane M. Hawley
Professor of Dance
Office: Center for the Arts 109
Phone: 563-387-1694

Education: M.F.A., Performance and Choreography, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Certificate Program, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre School; Personal Well-Being, Windemere Institute for Healing Arts; B.A., Theatre, Luther College

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David Kamm
Art Gallery Coordinator
Office: Center for the Arts 101
Phone: 563-387-1665

Education: M.F.A., Printmaking, University of Iowa; M.A., Printmaking, University of Iowa; B.A., Art Education, Wartburg College

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Robert J. Larson
Professor of Theatre
Office: Nottingham Program 2013-14)
Phone: 563-387-1218

Education: M.A., Directing, University of South Dakota, B.A., Speech/Theatre, Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.)

Lea Lovelace
Visiting Faculty in Art
Office: Center for the Arts 114
Phone: 563-387-1113, 563-382-5440

Education: M.A., Art Education, School of the Art Institute of Chicago; B.A., Luther College

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Joseph Madrigal
Assistant Professor of Art
Office: Center for the Arts 108
Phone: 563-387-1114

Education: M.F.A., Ceramics, Illinois State University, B.F.A., Painting and Ceramics, Miami University, Ohio

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Richard Merritt
Professor of Art
Office: Center for the Arts 116
Phone: 563-387-1290

Education: M.F.A., Drawing New Media, Design, and Computational Aesthetics, University of Iowa; B.A., Carleton College

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Benjamin Moore
Assistant Professor of Art
Office: Center for the Arts 107
Phone: 563-387-1112

Education: M.F.A., Painting, University of Iowa; B.A., Art, Luther College 

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Blake Nellis
Visiting Teaching Associate in Dance
Office: Center for the Arts 113
Phone: 563-387-2984
Alice Palmer
Adm. Asst. Vis and Perf Arts/Comm Stdies/Wm and Gnder Studies
Office: Center for the Arts 103
Phone: 563-387-1115
Robert Vrtis
Assistant Professor of Theatre
Office: Center for the Arts 110
Phone: 563-387-1218

Education: Ph.D., Theatre, University of Oregon; M.A., Theatre, University of Oregon; B.F.A., Longwood University

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Education: M.F.A Bowling Green University; B.A. Concordia College

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