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Graphic Information Technology

Graphic Information Technology 

Application Deadlines

September 15 Spring semester (January)
March 1 Summer semester (May)
April 1 Fall semester (August)

These are priority deadlines. Applications received after this date may still be considered.

Committee

All graduate students must select a graduate committee consisting of one (1) chair and at least one (1) faculty subject matter expert (SME).

Selecting Your Committee

For portfolio and all applied projects, any of the faculty members below can serve as the graduate committee chair.

For all thesis, Dr. Laurie Ralston can serve as the graduate committee chair.

The other committee members/SME faculty should be selected based on how his/her area of expertise matches up with interests of the graduate student’s project topic. The graduate student must contact the desired committee members to check availability for serving on the committee prior to listing the faculty on the iPOS.

The committee will help the graduate student select the appropriate courses to prepare for the Applied Project or Thesis. It is the responsibility of the graduate student to stay in contact with the committee.

GIT Chair (choose one)

Christina Carrasquilla, M.S.Tech

Christina Carrasquilla, M.S.Tech

Lecturer
Areas of Expertise: Graphic design, web design and development, print design, social media, UX
Christina.Carrasquilla@asu.edu

Deborah Prewitt, M.S.Tech

Deborah Prewitt, M.S.Tech

Sr. Lecturer
Areas of Expertise: Web design and development, web usability, information architecture, UX
Deborah.Prewitt@asu.edu

Laurie Ralston, EdD

Laurie Ralston, EdD

Lecturer
Areas of Expertise: Commercial video, print and digital design, motion graphics
laurie.ralston@asu.edu

Susan Squire , M.S.Tech

Susan Squire , M.S.Tech

Lecturer
Areas of Expertise: Web design and development, web usability, information architecture, UX

Susan.Squire@asu.edu

GIT Faculty (choose at least one as SME)

Christina Carrasquilla, M.S.Tech

Christina Carrasquilla, M.S.Tech

Lecturer
Areas of Expertise: Graphic design, web design and development, print design, social media, UX
Christina.Carrasquilla@asu.edu

Penny Ann Dolin, M.S.Tech

Penny Ann Dolin, M.S.Tech

Assoc. Professor of Practice
Areas of Expertise: Commercial photography, technical imaging, workflow
pd@asu.edu

Arnaud Ehgner, MBA

Arnaud Ehgner, MBA

Lecturer
Areas of Expertise: 2D/3D animation assets
Arnaud.Ehgner@asu.edu

Deborah Prewitt, M.S.Tech

Deborah Prewitt, M.S.Tech

Sr. Lecturer
Areas of Expertise: Web design and development, web usability, information architecture, UX
Deborah.Prewitt@asu.edu

Laurie Ralston, EdD

Laurie Ralston, EdD

Lecturer
Areas of Expertise: Commercial video, print and digital design, motion graphics
laurie.ralston@asu.edu

Susan Squire , M.S.Tech

Susan Squire , M.S.Tech

Lecturer
Areas of Expertise: Web design and development, web usability, information architecture, UX

Susan.Squire@asu.edu

Chad Westover, M.S.Tech

Chad Westover, M.S.Tech

Lecturer
Areas of Expertise: Photography, print and digital design, and AR/VR
Chad.Westover@asu.edu