Profile

College / Department

Teaching areas

Introduction to Digital Media Design, Intermediate Digital Media in MCM, Media Concepts, Design and Publications

Research areas

Graphic Design, typography, digital design, digital painting, photography, illustration

Education

MBA, General MBA, Troy University (formerly Troy State University, United States
BA, Bachelor of Arts - Graphic Design concentration & Minor in Art History, University of Alabama at Birmingham, United States

Professional experience

Senior Instructor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2013 - Present)
Freelancer at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2001 - Present)
Full Time Instructor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2007 - 2013)
Adjunct instructor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2004 - 2007)
Visiting Intructor at Santa Cruz Private University, Bolivia(2004 - 2004)
Academic Achievement Advisor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2001 - 2004)
Graphic Designer and Publicist at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2001 - 2004)
Comercial Manager at Security Systems , Bolivia(1999 - 2001)
Marketing Assistant Director at Japanese International Agency, ,, Bolivia(1994 - 1994)
Marketing Coordinator, Pate-up artist, typesetter at EL Mundo Newspaper, Bolivia(1992 - 1994)
Graphic Designer at Eternal Word Television Network, United States(1991 - 1991)

Memberships

Adobe Partners by Design, 2019 - 2020
Adobe Partners by Design, 2018 - 2019

Contact

agavassa@aus.edu
+971 6 515 2418