Office:   Ben Shahn 142
Phone:   (973) 720-3289
Office Hours:   Tuesday/Thursday 12:30pm - 1:30pm Wednesday 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Department: Art
Area Specialization: Graphic Design

Professor Uhlein received his undergraduate degree in art from Penn State University in 1996. He went on to earn his M.F.A. in Graphic and Interactive Design from the Tyler School of Art at Temple University in 2002. Professor Uhlein is currently an associate professor of art, and the M.F.A. program director at William Paterson University. He was appointed a member of the faculty in 2003.

Professor Uhlein’s design work has been recognized in national and international publications and exhibitions, including: Print Magazine’s Regional Design Annual, Graphis Design Annual (Merit selection 2015), the New Jersey Art Directors Club, the University & College Designers Association Exhibition, International Academy of the Visual Arts Communication Awards and the books: LogoLounge 3, and LogoLounge Master Series.

Professor Uhlein’s philosophy on design education and visual communication takes root in two basic fundamentals; indulge in play and explore all possibilities.