Announcing our Newest IFC Board Member: Courtney Lee Weida from Adelphi University

Announcing our Newest IFC Board Member

Courtney Lee Weida 
Assistant Professor, Art Education
Adelphi University
Courtney Lee Weida is an Assistant Professor of Art Education at Adelphi University in Garden City, New York.  She has taught within studio art and craft programs for pre-K through twelfth grade within schools and community programs in Boston and New York. She is licensed in Visual Art, English, and Elementary classroom teaching. She completed her doctorate in Art & Art Education at Columbia University Teachers College.  She earned an Ed.M. from Harvard University, specializing in Museum Education. Her B.A. (Northeastern University) included a double major in Visual Art and English Literature. Her dissertation and recent publications address ceramic art, studio craft, and gender issues in art education.  As a practicing artist, she possesses a unique background in English literature and archaeology museum work that has informed her art and research in ceramics and craft.  She welcomes dialogue with other educators about craft in education.


(IFC) International Fiber Collaborative