Jeffrey Grubbs, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor, Department of Art
Phone: (626) 815-2064
Fax: (626) 387-5727
Office Location: Art Center, Room 1
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Jeffrey B. Grubbs, Ph.D., is an adjunct professor in the Department of Art and Design. He is an associate professor of art, and coordinator of the Graduate and Undergraduate Art Education Program at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. He is an exhibiting artist, public speaker, author, and educator. Grubbs is the author of Teacher Belief Research in the Art Classroom (2013). In addition, he is a peer reviewer for two art education journals, Visual Inquiry: Learning & Teaching Art, published through Intellect publications and Art Education, published through NAEA. Jeffrey has professional teaching experience at all levels, kindergarten through graduate school.


  • Ph.D., Art Education, The Ohio State University
  • M.A., Art Education, Miami University
  • B.A.E., Art Education, Herron School of Art & Design, Indiana University

Academic Area

  • School of Visual and Performing Arts (College of the Arts)
    • Department of Art


  • Art Education History
  • Cognitive Theory
  • Curriculum Theory
  • Motivational Theory
  • Postmodern Theory
  • Teacher/Student Belief Systems

Courses Taught

  • ART 577 – Visual Culture