Melissa Plourde Khoury

Associate Professor
Department of Art & Design Associate Chair

M.F.A. Graphic Design, Boston University, USA
B.F.A. Graphic Design, Savannah College of Art and Design, USA

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Melissa Plourde Khoury specializes in teaching publication design, typography, design history and visual culture. Her research interests are in design education and Lebanese visual culture. Her writings have been published in international journals on design and presented at various conferences. She served as a Contributing Editor for Design Principles and Practices: An International Journal and was a member of the Conference Paper Review Panel for the Cumulus 38° South: Hemispheric Shifts Across Learning Teaching and Research conference. Several of her poster designs have been awarded, published and exhibited internationally. She was recently recognized by Creative Quarterly as one of their top 100 designers of 2014.