Profile

Teaching areas

Multimedia Design, Foundations.

Research areas

Panoramic Imaging, Interactive Media Design, Cultural Heritage, Media Art, Art Criticism.

Education

MFA, Visual Art, Vermont College, 1997--Focus: Digital Media and Cultural Criticism.
MA, Visual Arts Administration, New York University, 1994--Focus: Museum Education and Audience Development.
BFA, Fine Arts Studio, University of Colorado at Boulder, 1990--Focus: Painting and Drawing.

Professional experience

Associate Professor, American University of Sharjah, 2014-Present.
Assistant Professor, American University of Sharjah, 2006-2014.
Associate Lecturer, University of Akron, 2002-2006.
Assistant Lecturer, University of Akron, 2001-2002.
Associate Educator, Akron Art Museum, 1999-2002.

Memberships

International Association of Art Critics, International Panorama Council, International VR Photography Association, College Art Association.

Contact

sthompson@aus.edu
+971 6 515 2636