Joseph DiGioia

Joseph DiGioia

Joseph DiGioia

  • B.F.A., Manhattanville College
  • M.F.A., Rochester Institute of Technology
First year at SCAD:

The opportunity to work with young, talented design thinkers who are passionate about a discipline that he has been associated with for over 25 years.



Publications and presentations

  • "Design Thinking and the Future of Design Pedagogy," UCDA Design Education Conference
  • "Interpretive Typographic Exploration," SoTA TypeCon Conference
  • "The Grid in Graphic Design," Georgia Southern University
  • Invited guest of the Rochester chapter of the American Institute of Graphic Arts to participate in panel discussion, "The State of Typography Today"

Previous Positions

Senior designer, art director, design director, Gene Mayer Associates; designer, Deskey Associates; designer, Frank Fatta Design, Cos Cob, Connecticut; junior designer, Charles Zunda Design, Greenwich, Connecticut; freelance artist

On the Web

Courses Taught

  • GRDS 205 Typography I
  • GRDS 348 Graphic Design Studio I
  • GRDS 353 Typography II
  • GRDS 386 Package Design
  • GRDS 400 Graphic Design Studio II
  • GRDS 705 Design Methodologies
  • GRDS 709 Typography Studio I
  • GRDS 715 Print Studio I
  • GRDS 726 The Role of Graphic Design in Social Awareness
  • GRDS 730 3-D Graphic Studio
  • GRDS 759 Print Studio II
  • GRDS 773 Portfolio Design
  • GRDS 779F Graduate Field Internship
  • GRDS 779T Graduate Teaching Internship
  • GRDS Graphic Design M.A. Final Project