Senior Lecturer, School of Industrial Design
Joyce Medina teaches Art History surveys and Design History and Theory courses in the School of Industrial Design. She has a Ph.D. in Art History and Aesthetics from Emory University and is the author of a book on the French painter Paul Cezanne titled Cezanne and Modernism: The Poetics of Painting that focuses on hidden images in that artist’s paintings.
She has been teaching at Gerogia Tech since 1999 and has participated in the Oxford Program, a summer study-abroad tour of Europe. Her current area of research is in Material Culture studies, which is a form of inquiry that maps the reciprocity of art and design with cultural conventions.