Mike Mortensen, Carroll University faculty

Michael Mortensen

Clinical Associate Professor of Graphic Design 262.524.7370 mmortens@carrollu.edu Humphrey Art Center 203


Graphic Communication


  • University of Houston, M.Arch.
  • University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, B.Arch.

Areas of Specialization

Digital Media including Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator, Modo 3D, Flash, After Effects, Final Cut, IOS Apple Developer, GUI Design and Implementation, Software Prototype Development, Digital Space: Mobile Applications, 3D Design and Animation, Cinematography and Video Editing.

Scholarly and Professional Achievements

Group Involvement

Member of Omicron Delta Kappa, The National Leadership Honor Society, October 4, 1991

Mitchell Park Horticultural Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Board Member, 1998 – 2003

University Space Research Assistant (USRA), August 1990 – May 1992


Energy Laboratories publication 1991, SEED (Solar Energy Emplacement Developer)

Service to Carroll University and Profession

Institutional Service

  • Carroll University Annual Electronic Christmas Cards
  • Carroll University Day of Service Graphic Design and Animation
  • Participated in Faculty Art Show

Professional Service

  • Created a historical video documentary about the Mitchell Park Domes
  • March of Dimes Video - "Signature Chefs Auction"

Honors and Awards

  • President’s award 1997, Graef, Anhalt, Schloemer & Associates, Inc.
  • Sasakawa International Center for Aerospace Architecture Scholarship, August 1991 – May 1992
  • International Design Competition for Crit Magazine, Interactive Space Design, 1992
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