Art + Architecture Faculty

Fraidy Aber

Affiliate Faculty


Fraidy Aber is the Director of Education and Public Programs at The Contemporary Jewish Museum where she oversees school, teacher, teen, family,…
Noopur Agarwal is a graphic designer who has worked in the nonprofit, publishing, and technology sectors, designing for brands, exhibitions,…

Education

MFA, Graphic and Interactive Design, Temple University, BSD, Visual Communication Design, The Ohio State University

Renata Ancona

Adjunct Professor

(415) 422-5685

Graduated summa cum laude from the University of Florence, with architectural, urban design, and structural engineering studies at the University of…
Paloma Añoveros is an Arts Management consultant specializing in strategic planning and management in Museum Collections and Exhibitions at the…

Education

BA, Art History, Universidad Complutense, Spain, Art Conservation Superior Degree, Escuela Superior de Conservación, Madrid, Spain, MA, Museum Studies, JFK University, Advanced Study in Conservation, Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies, Harvard University
 Sabiha Basrai is a member of Design Action Collective — a worker-owned cooperative dedicated to serving social justice movements with art, graphic…

Education

BS, Art & Design, California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo

Liat Berdugo

Director and Assistant Professor, Design Program

(415) 881-7823

Liat Berdugo is an artist, writer, and curator whose work strives to create an expanded, thoughtful consideration for digital culture. Berdugo has…

Education

MFA, Rhode Island School of Design, Digital + Media, 2013, BA, Brown University, Mathematics, Philosophy, 2008

Paula J Birnbaum

Professor

(415) 422-5167

Paula Birnbaum is the Academic Director of the Museum Studies Master of Arts Program and Professor of Art History and Museum Studies at USF. She is a…

Education

PhD, History of Art, Bryn Mawr College, MA, History of Art, Bryn Mawr College, BA, History of Art and French Literature, Bowdoin College
Professor Böttger’s interests lie at the intersection of structural materials engineering and architecture, and she created and has been directing…

Education

MArch, MS, Structural Materials Engineering, UC Berkeley, BS, Civil Engineering, UC Berkeley

Shelley Brock

Adjunct Professor

(415) 422-5685

Shelley Brock is a licensed architect and LEED Accredited Professional. She has taught the architecture design Studio One course at USF since 2009…

Catherine Chang

Adjunct Professor

(415) 422-5685

Catherine Chang is a practicing professional and instructor in the fields of architecture, landscape architecture, and urban design. Through her firm…