Associate Professor of Art and Program Director
Office: Tatem Arts Center, Room 202
Office hours: Monday: 1-3 p.m.; Wednesday: 10 a.m.-noon
Michaud is the founding director of the MFA and Graduate Certificate in Ceramics Arts programs and studio arts coordinator. She graduated magna cum laude from Lycoming College with bachelor’s degrees in art and education, pursued her graduate degree in ceramics at Columbia Visual Arts College and completed her MFA in ceramics with a specialty in museum studies at The George Washington University. Michaud brings her in-depth research of structural strength concepts in clay to her teaching of advanced throwing skills, sculptural applications of East Asian wedged coil techniques and paper thin or large sculptural porcelain work. Her work is represented in numerous public and private collections nationally and internationally, including the Wuxi Museum of Art in Yixing, China, and the permanent collection of the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s Renwick Gallery.