Jill Johnston

Jill Johnston
Jill Johnston
Associate Professor
RAC 241

Jill Johnston’s animations and mixed media paintings have been featured at international and national exhibitions. She is the recipient of awards such as a Finishing Funds Grant, a Maryland Arts Fellowship, Best Animation Awards, and various SUNY grants.

Personal Website

Teaching Interests

Animation, illustration, film studies and film production, photography.

Research Interests

2D/3D analog & digital animation; sequential illustration; animal welfare; environmental issues; folklore and mythology; botany; filmmaking.


  • Certificate of Completion - C4D17 Essentials Training
  • Certificate of Completion - Mograph Modeling & Animation
  • Certificate of Completion - Cinema 4D R18 Essential Training

Professional Memberships

  • The International Animated Film Association

Awards and Honors

  • Best Animation, Big Mini Media Festival, Brooklyn, NY (2016).

Media Contribution

  • Enchanted Fictions Catalog (2017).
  • Art Reveal Magazine (ISBN number: 9781366226662 (2017).