Assistant Professor, Interior Design
Art & Design Building, Albany
Janice Medina is an educator with a background in interior design and building conservation.
Janice Medina graduated with a Master of Science in Building Conservation in 2008 from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute after having earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design from Syracuse University.
Medina has previously been employed at a structural engineering firm in Syracuse where she enjoyed working on a variety of projects involving historic buildings.
She relocated to Mississippi in 2008 where she worked with Design Associates, LLC, an interior design firm in Biloxi, and taught as an adjunct instructor in the Interior Design Program at The University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg. During this time she was involved with several Main Street Association projects.
In the summer of 2010 Medina participated in the International Exchange Program of the US National Committee of the International Council on Monuments and Sites. She worked with Falmouth Heritage Renewal, a U.S. 501(c)(3) non-profit group, on preservation and reuse projects in the community of Falmouth, on the north coast of Jamaica.
She has recently returned to Upstate New York and is an Assistant Professor in the Interior Design Program at Sage College of Albany.