Connect with your department

Now that you've been accepted to join RISD's graduate community you may want to reach out to a Graduate Program Director with questions about the program you're interested in. You can find their contact information below.

Graduate program directors

Architecture: Carl Lostritto

Bayard Ewing Building

Ceramics: Katy Schimert (department head)

Metcalf Building

Digital + Media: Shona Kitchen (department head)

CIT Building/Mason Building

Furniture Design: Patricia Johnson

20 Washington Place

Glass: Jocelyne Prince (department head)

Metcalf Building

Global Arts and Cultures: Ijlal Muzaffar

College Building

Graphic Design: Bethany Johns

CIT/Mason Building

Industrial Design: Paolo Cardini

CIT Building/Mason Building

Interior Architecture: Stefano Corbo

CIT Building/Mason Building

Jewelry + Metalsmithing: Seth Papac

Metcalf Building

Landscape Architecture: Jacob Mitchell

Bayard Ewing Building

Nature-Culture-Sustainability Studies: Jonathan Highfield

College Building

Painting: Craig Taylor

Memorial Hall

Photography: Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa

Design Center

Printmaking: Andrew Raftery

Sculpture: Taylor Baldwin

Metcalf Buidling

Teaching + Learning in Art + Design: Paul Sproll (department head)

345 South Main Street

Textiles: Brooks Hagan

College Building