Students in FAA benefit from the experience and professional wisdom of internationally recognized scholars, dancers, artists, musicians, thespians, architects, and urban planners. And yet, regardless of their professional achievements and successes, these individuals prize excellence in teaching and dedication to their students as its own reward.
Our Esteemed Faculty Members
Among our faculty are Tony Award-, Emmy Award-, and Obie Award-winning artists.
The faculty of Dance at Illinois originated the artist-in-residence concept among American universities in 1959.
A faculty member in the School of Art and Design impacts lives of patients with AIDS by teaching innovative classes in self-expression, so vital for healing.
Scholars are educating and enlightening the public about this country’s artistic history.
Faculty members led students to second place in the 2009 Solar Decathlon.
Researchers uncover Beethoven’s lost notebooks and make history with the first recording of works by Mendelssohn.
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