J. Seth Van Der Eems

Position/Title
Visiting Assistant Professor of Art and Design 

Contact Information

Email: svandereems@georgefox.edu

J. Seth Van Der Eems joined the art and design department as a visiting assistant professor of art and design in 2020. He worked as an adjunct professor in the  department the two years prior, developing curriculum for the Drawing I and II, Figure Drawing, and Architectural Rendering courses. His focus on foundations curriculum aims to set up students for cross-disciplinary and innovative practices.

Van Der Eems holds a master of fine arts degree from Tufts University and The School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston (2016) and a bachelor’s degree in studio art from Asbury University (2014). He lives on campus with Kristina, an area coordinator at HMS, and their two girls, Etta and Finley.