Associate Professor of Drawing, Painting & Art History
Jonathan Puls received his B.S. in fine art from Biola University in 1998 and his M.F.A. in painting from California State University, Long Beach in 2002. In the spring of 2011 he will receive an M.A. in Art History, also from C.S.U. Long Beach. Professor Puls began teaching 10 years ago in an adjunct capacity at Biola University and later at C.S.U. Long Beach. He held a one-year full-time appointment at Biola University in 2002-2003, after which he was Professor of Art at Northwest Nazarene University for two years. Professor Puls returned to Biola at the beginning of the 2005-2006 academic year. He teaches drawing, painting and art history courses for the art department. His areas of expertise are in figurative and observational drawing and painting processes as well as the history of 19th and 20th century painting. Professor Puls exhibits his drawings and paintings regularly. He also enjoys curatorial opportunities and art historical research.