Faculty

Fine and Performing Arts Faculty

Art History Faculty

Art History Faculty

Erin Walcek Averett, Ph.D
Associate Professor (archaeology)

Matthew Knox Averett, Ph.D
Program Director, FPA Humanities (Art History & Classics)
Associate Professor (art history)

Fr. Michael Flecky, SJ
Professor (photography)

Classics Faculty

Classics Faculty

Erin Walcek Averett , Ph.D (University of Missouri-Columbia)
Associate Professor of Archaeology

Special Interests: Art and Archaeology of Greece and Cyprus, Greek Religion, interactions between the Aegean and the Near East

 

Leonard J. Greenspoon , Ph.D (Harvard University)
Klutznick Chair in Jewish Civilization

Professor of Theology and Classical and Near Eastern Studies

Special Interests: Hebrew Bible, especially Joshua, Septuagint studies, Bible translations

 

Martha Habash

Martha Habash , Ph.D (University of Virginia)
Professor of Classical and Near Eastern Studies

Special Interests: Greek archaic poetry, Greek and Roman comedy, Roman novel and satire

 

Jeffrey Hause

Jeffrey P. Hause , Ph.D (Cornell University)
Professor of Classical and Near Eastern Studies and Philosophy
Michael W. Barry Chair and Director of the Creighton University Honors Program

Special Interests: Classical and mediaeval philosophy, Latin literature, ethics

 

Musa Al-Hindi
Instructor


Dance Faculty

Dance Faculty

Patrick Roddy
Program Director Dance
Performing Arts Season Coordinator
Resident Instructor (tap, jazz)


Instructors

Liz Alford (ballet)

Deborah Carr (ballet)

Kelly Hanneman BFA (modern)

Patti Zukaitis, MFA (ballet)

Music Faculty

Music Faculty

A. Barron Breland, DM
Chair, Department of Fine & Performing Arts
Professor (choral music, music theory)

Wendy Eaton, MM
Instructor (voice, appreciation)

Frederick Hanna, DMA
Professor (instrumental music, ear-training & sight-singing, music theory, conducting)

Terry Hodges, BM
Instructor (voice)

David Galant, DMA
Assistant Professor (strings, music history)

Yulia Kalashnikova, MM
Instructor (piano)

Momoro Ono, DMA
Adjunct Instructor (piano)

Diane Owens, MFA
Instructor (voice)

Brad Thomson, MM
Instructor (guitar, jazz)

Adam Witte, BA
Instructor (University Chorus)

Applied Music Instructors

  • Craig Bircher, MM, trumpet
  • Mary Bircher, BM, harp
  • Archie Diaz, DMA, horn
  • Darci Gamerl, MM, oboe
  • Thomas Kluge, MM, viola
  • Emily McIvor, DMA, clarinet
  • Keith Plenert, MM, violin
  • Tim Strang, MM, cello
  • Jay Wise, DMA, trombone

Musical Theatre Faculty

Musical Theatre Faculty

Frederick Hanna, DMA
Professor (ear-training & sight-singing)

Lora Kaup
Instructor (costume design, makeup design)

Addie Barnhart, MFA
Assistant Professor (acting, audition technique)

Mark Krejci, MFA
Instructor (stagecraft & theatrical drafting)

Amy Lane, Ph.D
Program Director Musical Theater and Theater
Associate Professor (theatre history, acting, directing)

Michael J. McCandless, MA
Instructor (acting)

Patrick Roddy
Program Director Dance
Resident Instructor (tap, jazz)

Bill Van Deest, MA
Instructor (scene & lighting design)

Studio Arts Faculty

Studio Arts Faculty

Littleton Alston, MFA
Professor (sculpture)

Fr. Michael Flecky, SJ
Professor (photography)

Rachel Mindrup, MFA
Richard L. Deming, MD Endowed Chair of Medical Humanities
Assistant Professor (painting)

Amy Nelson, MFA
Program Director, Studio Arts
Associate Professor (ceramics)

Kristin Pluhacek
Instructor

Doug Schroder, MFA
Instructor (ceramics)

Angie Seykora
Instructor

Camille Voorhees
Instructor

Theatre Faculty

Theatre Faculty

Bruce Hough, Ph.D
Assistant Professor (film, theatre history)

Lora Kaup, MA
Instructor (costume design, makeup design)

Addie Barnhart, MFA
Assistant Professor (Theater)

Mark Krejci, MFA
Instructor (stagecraft & theatrical drafting)

Amy Lane, Ph.D
Program Director Musical Theater/Theater
Assistant Professor (theatre history, acting, directing)

Michael J. McCandless, MA
Instructor (acting, theatre appreciation)

Bill Van Deest, MA
Instructor (scene & lighting design)