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Doris Ostrander

Part-Time Instructor
Department(s): Art
Mail Code: 5002
Email: doris.ostrander@unlv.edu


Doris Ostrander is a designer, educator, and consultant with more than 25 years of experience in design, technology, and higher education. Her work focuses on using design to improve educational experiences. Her current interests include: culturally responsive teaching and learning experience design.

She has taught design, education, and technology courses at Parsons School of Design and the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City, as well as design thinking for the School of Public Policy and Leadership at UNLV. Doris began her design career in New York City with clients in the entertainment, fashion, and healthcare industries. She served as the Director of Continuing Education at Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art + Design in Washington, D.C. and now works and lives in Las Vegas, Nevada.

  • MA, Foundations of Education, Hoftra University,
  • BFA, Package Design, Fashion Institute of Technology