Jay Chapman is an educator, creativity consultant, movement mentor, curriculum developer, graphic design historian and film historian. He has a degree in Graphic Design from Art Center College of Design and a Masters degree in Cinema Studies from New York University. He has been teaching at Art Center College of Design since 1978. At Art Center, he has taught courses in creativity enrichment, narrative studies, movement, animation, motion graphics, interactive multimedia, film history and graphic design history. Some of his syllabi have been published in the book The Education of a Graphic Designer and online for The Education of a Comics Artist.