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    Amber Ward


    Office: KDM 193

    Office hours: Weds.: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM; must use sign-up sheet on door.

    Phone: (916) 278-6137



    Assistant Professor, Art Education, and Coordinator, Pre-Credential Program in Art. PhD in Art Education with Certificate in Qualitative Research, University of Missouri (2015). MA in Art Education, Maryland Institute College of Art (2009). BFA with K-12 Art Teacher Certification, Colorado State University (2000).

    Art Education Journal; Art/Research International: A Transdisciplinary Journal; National Art Education Association Womenís Caucus; California Art Education Associationís Painted Monkey; Qualitative Inquiry; Visual Arts Research.

    Editorial and Review Work:
    Annual Meeting of AERA; Art Education Journal; Art/Research International: A Transdisciplinary Journal; Journal of Early Childhood Literacy; International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education; Methodological Manoeuvres: Researching Social Practices Qualitatively; Qualitative Research in Psychology.

    Solo and Group Exhibitions:
    Melbourne, Australia; Fort Collins, Colorado; Columbia and Kansas City, Missouri; Baltimore, Maryland; New York, New York; Greenville, South Carolina.

    Verna Wulfekammer Art Education Doctoral Fellowship, University of Missouri (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015); Mary McMullen Packwood Scholarship, University of Missouri (2014, 2015); Learning, Teaching, and Curriculum departmental nominee for the Donald K. Anderson Graduate Teaching Assistant Award, University of Missouri (2014).