Robert Partch

Robert Partch, Cc Professor,media Tech
Robert Partch
Cc Professor,media Tech
Media Technologies
Biography 
Robert S. Partch has taught full time at the College of Southern Nevada since August 1997. He was approved for tenure on March 1, 2001 and is a professor with the Graphics Communications Program. He teaches a variety of graphic art courses: Introduction to Computer Graphics (GRC 103); Introduction to Visual Design (GRC 107); Drawing and Illustration (GRC 110) and Cartooning- traditional and digital- (GRC 158).   His degrees include a Bachelor of Individualized Studies from New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, New Mexico (1979) and a Master of Science degree in Medical Illustration from the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, Georgia (1982).   Robert’s “real world” work experience includes:  Medical Illustrator (free-lance), New Mexico, California and Nevada- 1982 to the Present.  In Nevada his clients have included- University Medical Center, Desert Springs Hospital, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Heart Institute of Nevada, Cardiovascular Center of Southern Nevada and Crocket and Myers Law Firm. A number of Mr. Partch’s illustrations have been published in various professional medical journals;   Commercial Illustrator; Medical Illustrator; Designer- Subia Corp., Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1982-1988;  Art Instructor- Painting (watercolor, oil); drawing/life drawing- Studio of Combined Arts (co-owned with his wife Mary), Albuquerque, New Mexico (1988-1990); Illustrator, Graphic Designer- Imperial Palace, Hotel/Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada 1990-1995.   Professor Partch strives to create a “real world” atmosphere in his classes. Robert’s goal, as an instructor, is to facilitate his students’ development in the Graphic Arts field, and prepare them for their future professional careers.