SMFA Faculty

SMFA faculty are all established, working artists. They practice what they teach. This first-hand knowledge and in-the-trenches apprenticeship gives you a unique opportunity to set the groundwork for greatness.


SMFA's faculty include 47 full-time and approximately 116 part-time and adjunct faculty members who teach across a variety of disciplines. As accomplished artists, designers, and educators, they encourage and uphold the notion of critical thinking, unrelenting curiosity, and educational integrity while providing mentorship and support for SMFA's many undergraduate and graduate students.