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art educator

W. Scott Rawlins, American art educator. Certified Emergency Medical Technician. Canvasser Move On, Pennsylvania, 2004; Member of American Association Museums, Guild Natural Science Illustrators (board directors, director education, Members' Choice award 2002), American Society Botanical Artists (board directors, president), Phi Beta Delta, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Rawlins, W. Scott was born on October 28, 1954 in New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States. Son of Stokes Smith and Hazel Mae Rawlins.

Education

Bachelor in Biology, Earlham College, Richmond, Indiana, 1976. Master of Arts in Teacher in Museum Education, George Washington University, Washington, 1981. Master of Fine Arts in Medical Illustration, University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1989.

Career

Assistant curator natural science Children's Museum, Indianapolis, 1978—1979. Educational consultant, exhibit designer Trailside Museum and Science Center, Mountainside, New Jersey, 1981—1982. Director education Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons, Maryland, 1982—1986.

Curator natural science Public Museum Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1990—1994. Assistant professor to professor, chair fine arts department Arcadia University, Glenside, Pennsylvania, since 1994. Adjunct professor Kendall College Art and Design, Grand Rapids, 1990—1994.

Contractor National Museum Natural History, Washington, 1981—1982.

Achievements

  • Certified Emergency Medical Technician.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributing author: The Guild Handbook of Scientific Illustration, 2003.

Membership

Canvasser Move On, Pennsylvania, 2004. Member of American Association Museums, Guild Natural Science Illustrators (board directors, director education, Members' Choice award 2002), American Society Botanical Artists (board directors, president), Phi Beta Delta, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

father:
Stokes Smith

mother:
Hazel Mae Rawlins