Lisa LaJevic is an Associate Professor and Program Coordinator of Art Education at The College of New Jersey. Her research interests include arts integration, teacher education, contemporary arts, and curriculum studies. Dr. LaJevic’s research has led to a number of conference presentations and published journal articles. Prior to completing her doctorate in Art Education at the Pennsylvania State University in 2009, she was an elementary art teacher in an arts-infused public school. She is active in many professional organizations, and has also worked with several art museums and non-profit community art organizations.