CFA Graphic Design Faculty Profile

James GradyAssistant Professor of Graphic Design

James Grady is a designer and educator with over two decades of broad-based experience. He is an Assistant Professor of Graphic Design at Boston University and Principal of Design Axl, a graphic design consultancy with clients spanning the globe. James has been teaching undergraduate and graduate Graphic Design students at Boston University since 2017. He also co-teaches Spark! Product Innovation at BU’s Center for Data Sciences. James is the BU Spark! Creative Director. He has a passion for interdisciplinary cross-college collaboration and has worked with many different Colleges at BU. James recently co-authored a grant from Digital Learning & Innovation to bring an artist in residence to work with students to engage in creative research at BU School of Visual Arts, BU School of Theatre, and Faculty of Computing & Data Science.

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