Vadim Besprozvany

Vadim Besprozvany is a Lecturer at the University of Michigan School of Information. He teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in interaction design, graphic design, and visual communications, and mentors studies in emotional design, animation, and branding and identity. He also serves as ArtsEngine faculty liaison and a member of UARTS Faculty Curriculum Council, whose mission is to inspire, foster, and strengthen intellectual collisions and durable collaborative practices driven by the arts, design, engineering, and technology. In addition, he serves as curator/consultant at the Odessa Contemporary Arts Museum (MSIO, Ukraine). Besprozvany’s primary research areas include narrative analysis, visual rhetoric, semiotics, media, and cultural studies. He received his BA from Tartu University, Estonia, and Ph.D. from the University of Michigan.