Assistant Professor of Graphic Design

hardydl@jmu.edu

Contact Info

Website: http://www.davidhardydesign.com/

EDUCATION
M.F.A. University of Baltimore.
B.A. University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Mr. Hardy teaches Web and Interactive design within the Graphic Design curriculum. He practices in all areas of design, including identity and logo design, book cover design, print collateral, and motion graphics.

PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE
David Leicester Hardy is a multidisciplinary graphic designer working in web, interactive, print, and motion design. With over fifteen years of professional experience, he’s worked for ad agencies, educational institutions, private companies, nonprofit institutions, and artists & musicians.

Prior to his service at JMU, Mr. Hardy was a professor and Director of the Graphic Communications Program at the College of Southern Nevada. He also served as President of the Las Vegas chapter of AIGA, where he helped organize educational and professional programs on the business of design, web and mobile design workshops, and a lecture series showcasing local creatives.

SCHOLARSHIP
David L Hardy’s research interests include multidisciplinary design, and the study of innovation and failure in design, which he explored in his M.F.A. thesis publication titled Mapping Praxis.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
AIGA, the professional organization for design

SERVICE
Professional Volunteer Service
AIGA 2016 Design Conference - Culture Guide design


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