Education

2007 B.A. in Art, Goshen College
2017 M.F.A. in Visual Communication Design, Kent State University

Designer, Educator, and Researcher


Jordan A. Kauffman is a designer, educator, and researcher living in Indiana. He is currently the visual communication design research associate in Art, Art History, and Design at the University of Notre Dame. His research focuses on the intersection of social innovation design, entrepreneurship, and project evaluation. In addition to his teaching and research at the University of Notre Dame, Kauffman is a partner at Lightbox Collective, a design collective in downtown Goshen, Indiana, where he works with a variety of clients in the nonprofit, for-profit, and social innovation sectors.