James R. White

CV

Education

  • 1997 MFA. Ceramics and Ceramic Sculpture. School for American Crafts, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
  • 1997 Research Student. Kanazawa Institute of Technology, Kanazawa, Japan.
  • 1993 BA. Studio Art. University of Puget Sound. Tacoma, WA.
  • 1990 BA. Religion. University of Puget Sound. Tacoma, WA.

Teaching Experience

  • 2009-Present Adjunct Ceramics Instructor. Portland Community College. Portland, OR.
  • 2000-2009 Associate Professor. Joliet Junior College. Joliet, IL.
  • 1999-2000 Adjunct Ceramics Instructor. Portland Community College.    Portland, OR.
  • 1990-1992 English Instructor. NOVA I.C.I. Tokyo, Japan.

Professional Experience

  • 2009-Present Studio Artist. Portland, OR.
  • 2000-2005  Faculty Development Grant. Joliet Junior College. Joliet, IL.
  • 1998-1999 Apprentice. 10th Ohi Chazaemon Pottery. Kanazawa, Japan.
  • 1998-1999 Scholarship Coordinator. Ohi-RIT Scholarship. Kanazawa, Japan.
  • 1997  Pilot Participant Ohi-RIT Scholarship. Kanazawa, Japan.
  • 1996 Student Volunteer Coordinator. NCECA Conference.
  • 1992-2008 Participant. NCECA Conference.

Visiting Artist Lectures

  • 2008 Moraine Valley Community College. Palos Hills, IL.
  • 2002 John Burroughs School. St. Louis, MO.
  • 2000 University Of Puget Sound. Tacoma, WA.
  • 1999 University of Kanazawa. Kanazawa, Japan.
  • 1999 Lewis and Clark College. Portland, OR.
  • 1998 Oregon College of Arts and Crafts. Portland, OR.
  • 1997 Utasuyama Craft School. Kanazawa, Japan.

Collections

  • The Ohi Museum. Kanazawa, Japan
  • RIT School of Imaging Arts and Sciences. Rochester, NY.
  • Dr, Leonard Ozerkis – Del Mar, CA.