Jean Dahlgren

Associate Professor, Visual Arts
Graphic Design Building, Albany
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Jean Dahlgren is a native of the Adirondack Region of New York State. She received bachelor and master degrees from SUNY Oswego and her Master of Fine Arts degree from Marywood University. She served as coordinator for Graphic Design from 1997 - 2011 and was instrumental in developing Sage's four year design curriculum. She is a member of the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) and serves as faculty advisor to Sages AIGA Student Group. She has lead design-themed study trips both domestically and abroad to London, San Francisco, Italy and Greece. Her work has been published in AIGAs online journal, Voice, and Education International and she has presented at national design conferences including AIGA Future History and the National Art Educators Association. She is listed in Who's Who in College Teaching.

Jeans design work has been featured in Vogue, Town and Country and Martha Stewart magazines and most recently was part of the Urban Forest Project in Times Square in New York City ( She has exhibited her work widely and she maintains an active design practice in Saratoga County.