Graphic Design Program Director, Assistant Professor
Peter Stadtmueller

Program Director, Graphic Design, Assistant Professor

Contact Information

OFFICE: Hirt L100A
PHONE: 814-824-3346

Pete Stadtmueller started his teaching career as a certified Technology Education teacher in Pennsylvania public schools. During his graduate work at Pitt, Pete was a computing and web consultant in the Pittsburgh area. Upon earning his MS, Pete put his education and computing background to work at the campus of Mercyhurst Northeast as a faculty member. Five years later, Pete moved to the Erie campus of Mercyhurst where he now focuses on web, social media, design, as well as interactive technologies and Go-Pro video editing with global studies. Pete publishes websites for global touring rock musicians, off road racers, non-profit organizations, and artists. 

About Peter Stadtmueller
    • WordPress (And other content management systems) 

    • Bootstrap (CSS responsive frameworks) 

    • HTML5/CSS3 

    • Adobe Photoshop 

    • Adobe Rush (Video editing suite) 

    • GoPro Video and Photography 

    • Social Media/Visual Marketing 

    • Interior Architecture 

    • Study Abroad 

    • SCUBA and Dive Sciences 

    • Basic Computer Design 

    • Introduction to Web Design 

    • Intermediate Web Design 

    • Advanced Web Design 

    • Digital Imagery 

    • Digital Video Editing 

    • Through the Lens (Study abroad) 

    • Dual SCUBA/Dive Certification 

    • Visual Communication II 

    • New Media 

    • Information Architecture and Interactive Design 

    • Action Script 

    • Exploring emerging creative technologies for interactive design
    • Creating opportunities for interdepartmental curriculum with global study cross-disciplinary programs
    • Blending digital disciplines with challenging learning experiences beyond the classroom
    • Finding creative ways for students to go above and beyond with affordable, user-friendly technologies that are both easily accessible to the public and relevant within their field
    • Combines Student Diver certification with underwater Go-Pro documentation of coral restoration in Bonaire
    • SCUBA Diving International
    • Diver’s Alert Network 
    • RESNET Technology Conference - Photoshop for Newbies and Photoshop Survival Skills 
    • Pete has designed and published websites for clients such as Celebrate Erie, Scuba Erie, 1897 Events/The Schoolhouse, Over the Edge Erie, as well as for global touring musicians such as The Bronx, Mariachi El Bronx, and Pounded By the Surf

    Pete is the recipient of:

    • Two Erie Ad Club awards for his Mariachi El Bronx website
    • 2015 Gold Addy and Special Judges award
    • AIM Educator of the Year award