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SUSAN ALTMAN, DIRECTOR

Susan Altman, Director of the Center for the Enrichment of Learning and Teaching has been on the CELT board since its’ inception at Middlesex County College. She is a Professor and Assistant Chairperson in the Visual, Performing and Media Arts Department. Susan earned her B.F.A. from the State University of N.Y. at Buffalo and her M.F.A. in printmaking from the Tyler School of Art of Temple University. In addition to her teaching of studio and art history courses, Professor Altman maintains an active studio practice and works as a curator. She has numerous research interests related to pedagogy, especially regarding writing and critique and how these apply across disciplines. Active in the College Art Association, she has presented at their annual conference, as well as the FATE – Foundation in Art Theory and Education Conference and the Lilly Conference for Teaching and Learning. She is the President of the Community College Professors of Art and Art History, an affiliate society of the College Art Association. The recipient of numerous grants and fellowships, she has exhibited both nationally and internationally. Her work can be found in numerous private and public collections including the Franklin Furnace Artist Book Collection at MoMA, The Brooklyn Museum, The Art Institute of Chicago, and the Library of Congress. Professor Altman was the 2016 recipient of the Faculty Scholar Award at Middlesex County College.