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Hovanec, Julia L.

Hovanec, Julia L.

Associate Professor
Art Education
Sharadin Art Studio 409
  • Biography
    Julia L. Hovanec has taught art for more than 34 years, beginning as an elementary and middle school art teacher in The School District of the City of York. In 2011, she earned her doctorate at Capella University with research focused on pre-service art educators, professional identity construction and reflective practice. At KU, Dr. Hovanec inspires undergraduate and graduate art education students and general education students alike. One of her major roles is supervising student teachers and she served as department chair from 2017 to 2020. Dr. Hovanec has presented on a range of topics at local, regional, state, and national conferences and facilitated many professional development workshops and seminars. In those presentations, she shares her research on interdisciplinary teaching and learning, literacy, visual literacy, picture books and reflective practice. Recently, she was honored as the 2019 Outstanding Higher Education Art Educator Award recipient from The Pennsylvania Art Education Association.
  • Office Hours
    Term Days Start Time End Time Room Additional Information
    Spring 2023 T 9:00AM 11:00AM SH409
    Spring 2023 W 11:00AM 1:00PM SH409
    Spring 2023 H 10:00AM 11:00AM SH409
  • Class Schedule
    Term Days Start Time End Time Course Location
    Spring 2023 T 4:00PM 5:20PM ARU 390 015F SH113
    Spring 2023 T 4:00PM 5:20PM ARU 391 016S SH113
    Spring 2023 T 4:00PM 5:20PM ARU 490 101F SH113
    Spring 2023 T 4:00PM 5:20PM ARU 491 101S SH113
    Spring 2023 TH 12:00PM 1:20PM ARU 210 010 SH114
    Spring 2023 ARU 536 801 ONLINE
    Spring 2023 ARU 591 900 ONLINE