Jeff Kasper is Assistant Professor and Undergraduate Program Director (from Fall 2020 to Spring 2023) at University of Massachusetts Amherst in the Department of Art. He teaches courses in integrated design-based learning, studio foundations, creative technologies, and seminars in studio pedagogy and disability studies. His artistic work is multi-modal traversing design and media, organizing, conceptual environments, publications, and social practice. Kasper’s current research-creation focuses on the impact of trauma-informed methods for the creative process, arts environments, design thinking and facilitation, especially for the health and wellbeing of queer and disabled folks.

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