Education: Ph.D., Art Education, University of Iowa; M.A., Fiber and Textile Design, University of Iowa; M.A., Art Education, University of Iowa; B.A., Art (Magna Cum Laude), Viterbo University, LaCrosse, WI.
Professional Experience: Dr. Patrick Fahey is an Associate Professor and Area Coordinator for Art Education in the Department of Art and Art History and Associate Curator of Education at the Gregory Allicar Museum of Art, Colorado State University. He is past Co-Director of the School of the Arts and Chair of the Department of Art and Art History, serving earlier as Assistant Chair. Dr. Fahey has taught all levels of art, beginning his career as a K-12 art educator in Wisconsin. He later went on to teach art at the high school level before returning to school to pursue his graduate degrees.
Colorado State University
Area Coordinator for Art Education 1995-present
Associate Curator of Education 2008-present
Co-Executive Director-School of the Arts 2003-2008
Department of Art and Art History Chair 2003-2008
Department of Art and Art History Assistant Chair 1998-2003
Moorhead State University
Assistant Professor 1994-1995
University of Iowa
Visiting Assistant Professor Spring 1994