University of New Mexico  


Raye Cohen
Adjunct Lecturer III

Julianne Harvey
Adjunct Lecturer III

Laurel Lampela

Michelle Lemons
Adjunct Lecturer II

Gina Medina-Gay
Adjunct Lecturer II

Nancy Pauly
Associate Professor

Traci Quinn
Adjunct Lecturer II

Patty Savignac
Adjunct Lecturer II

Alice Webb
Adjunct Lecturer II


Emeriti Faculty
Professor Emerita Linney Wix

Professor Emeritus Peter Smith

Professor Emeritus Jim Srubek



Dr. Laurel Lampela is Professor of Art Education and a member of the Women Studies faculty at UNM. She received her PhD in Art Education from the Ohio State University in 1990. Her scholarly interests include quality instruction in visual arts education that includes information relating to the understanding of lesbian and gay content in artists' works and researching the work of historical and contemporary lesbian artists.

Prof. Lampela's creative work involves the construction of hybrid realities through digital collages and solar gravuere prints. Her work can be seen at her website.

Prior to her tenure at UNM, Prof. Lampela held appointments at Cleveland State University and at Marshall University. She also taught art for several years at the elementary and high school levels. Prof. Lampela authored A Practical Guide to Supplement the Teaching of Secondary Art Methods and is co-editor of From Our Voices: Art Educators and Artists Speak Out About Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgendered Issues. She has authored numerous articles for such journals as Studies in Art Education, Visual Arts Research, Art Education, The Journal of Social Theory in Art Education, The Journal of Gay and Lesbian Issues in Education, and the Journal of LGBT Youth. Prof. Lampela is the co-founder of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgendered Issues Caucus of the National Art Education Association.

Contact Dr. Lampela
Art Education Program
Masley Hall 205
MSC05 3040
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131