Joseph Fitzpatrick

Associate Dean of Students, Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts

“Joseph comes to us from Maryville University, where he’s been serving as Dean of Students since 2019. His more than 20 years of relevant experience in student life includes many roles at Hofstra University, as well as schools in Chicago and Santa Fe.

Joseph has a Bachelor of Arts in Creative Writing from the College of Santa Fe, and a Master of Higher Education Administration from Upper Iowa University. He’s a first-generation college graduate. He is the youngest of six kids and had an adventurous rural childhood outside Chicago, owns a ridiculously large board game collection, and believes everyone should have a favorite dinosaur (his is the triceratops).”

(adapted from Sam Fox bio)