Faculty Profile for Claudia Roeschmann

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Claudia Roeschmann
Associate Professor — School of Art and Design
JCM 4114
phone: (512) 245-2611

Biography Section

Biography and Education

Claudia Roeschmann is the coordinator of the Communication Design program and the graduate advisor of the MFA program. She has authored and been teaching courses in typography, typeface and editorial design, experimental book design, and brand identity since 2002 and has organized annual graduate field trips to Europe since 2009. She supports the entrepreneurial efforts at Texas State University as well as digitally engaged learning, and has been co-chair of the international DEL conference since 2013. Originally from Germany, she moved to New York in the late 90s to work for Vignelli Associates before moving to Austin, where she runs her design studio with a strong focus on non profit work. She holds a BFA and MA from the Hochschule für Künste, Bremen, and received her MFA at Texas State.

Teaching Interests

Typography, Editorial Design, Experimental Book Design, International Perspectives on Typography, Typeface Design, Entrepreneurial Design

Research Interests

Typography, Digitally Engaged Learning

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Our Savior Lutheran. Brand Identity. October 2017 - December 2018.
  • Women's Symphony League. January 1, 2014.
  • Women's Symphony League. September 1, 2013.
  • Texas Freedom Network. June 1, 2013.
  • Role not specified, Art direction for ACG's Website. January 1, 2013.
    • Austin Classical Guitar.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Honorary Member Lake Canyon Yacht Club, Lake Canyon Yacht Club. 2016 - Present
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alpha Chi National College Honor Society, Favorite Professor. 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: American Graphic Design Award, Graphic Design USA. 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: American Graphic Design Award, Graphic Design USA. 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: American Graphic Design Award, Graphic Design USA. 2018

Selected Grants

  • Roeschmann, Claudia (Principal). ACC Grant proposal in cooperation with Professor William Meek, Institutional (Higher Ed), $10286. (Submitted: January 1, 2013). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

University Mentor
3 Day startup
March 1, 2016-Present
Outstanding Graduate Student Award Committee
February 1, 2016-Present
Graduate Student Scholarship Award Committee
February 1, 2016-Present
German Contest Volunteer
February 1, 2015-Present
Communication Design
May 1, 2014-Present