Professor Profiles


Patti Pente, PhD, MA, BFA

Associate Professor


Elementary Education


Research Interests:
Art education; pre-service teacher identity formation; feminist scholarship; post-structural theory; critical theory of community and subjectivity; theories of space and place.

Work In Progress:
Ongoing explorations into studio processes, theories of curriculum, and concepts of subjectivity; traditional and non-traditional aesthetic practices; artist and art educator roles within socio-political spaces.