The Art Department offers theoretical and practical courses in the traditional disciplines of art and art history as well as digital and photographic arts. Students may take courses to prepare for a major in art or art history, to meet general education requirements or for personal growth.
Career directions include working artist, teacher, graphic designer, photographer, sculptor, curator in a museum or gallery, conservator, appraiser, or work in various related fields such as marketing and advertising.

Contact Information

Department Chair: Gilbert Neri
Office: Oceanside, Room 2111
P 760.757.2121 x6237

Dean: Jonathan Fohrman
Office: 4700
P 760.795.6818

Department: Art

Faculty Secretary: Leslie Kamps
Office: Building 2000
P 760.795.6816
Hours: 7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

School Secretary: Toni Sharp
Office: Building 4700
P 760.795.6844

Full-Time Faculty

Leah Cluff
Office: Oceanside, Bldg. T-412
P 760.757.2121 x6934

Peggy Jones
Office: Oceanside, Bldg. 2274
P 760.757.2121 x6596
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Gilbert Neri
Office: Oceanside, Bldg. 2111
P 760.757.2121 x6816

Dean Ramos
Office: Oceanside, Bldg. 2269
P 760.757.2121 x6443
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Yoshimi Hayashi
Office: Oceanside, Bldg. 2111
P 760.757.2121 x6444

Leslie Nemour
Office: Oceanside, Bldg 2268
P 760.757.2121 x6441
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Anna O’Cain
Office: Oceanside, Bldg. 2274
P 760.757.2121 x6268
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Instructional Associate

Rizzhel Javier
Office: Oceanside, Room 2112
P 760.757.2121 x6495

Tony Richards
Office: Oceanside, Bldg. 2100
P 760.757.2121 x6445
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Instructional Assistant

April Hernandez
San Elijo Campus, Room 206
P 760.944-4443 x 7783

Charles Snowden
Office: Oceanside, Room 2106
P 760.757.2121 x6432

Kruglak Gallery Director

Diane Adams     
P 760.795.6657


Associate Faculty

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