Art Education MA Coordinator; Professor of Art and Art Educa
James Madison University
United States Virgin Islands
Professor Wightman has taught art and art education courses at the university level for over twenty years. He has held additional teaching positions at Adams State College, Morehead State University, and Northern Kentucky University.
Professor Wightman’s teaching and research emphasize the areas of preservice practicum design and evaluation, intergenerational arts learning, video assessment methods, and qualitative research methods. Additional expertise includes the theoretical and pedagogical applications of visual culture, contemporary art history, and aesthetics.