“Find a job you like, and you’ll never have to work a day in your life.”

Robert Diercks

Professor of Graphic Communications and Visual and Performing Arts

BFA, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
MA, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
MFA, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

Courses Taught
Graphic Design I and II
Calligraphy
Illustration
Watercolor
Book Design
Experiencing the Arts
Introduction to Internship
Internship Capstone

Research Interests & Areas of Expertise
Calligraphy, with a focus on hand lettered birth and marriage certificates and Watercolors that explore the spirit and wonder in nature accessible and affordable to others

Publications and Presentations
Recent Work, Hooker Dunham Gallery, Brattleboro, VT, 2013
Sabbatical Show, Thoreau Gallery, Franklin Pierce University,
 2012-13
Faculty Shows, Thoreau Gallery, (annually)
Franklin Pierce University Map (periodic revisions)

Grants Received 
2012 and 1992 Whiting Foundation Grant,
Deutsche Akademische Austausch Grant for studying German
for 2 months in Germany

Institution Service:
Faculty Affairs Committee

Robert Diercks