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Benjamin Baxter

Chair of Communication Arts
Associate Professor of Animation and Media Production

Office Location Sarkeys Telecommunication Center, 143-A
Phone (Office) 405.585.4361
OBU Mailbox # 61240


Before coming to Oklahoma Baptist University as Professor of Animation in 2016, Ben was a full time 3D Artist in Orlando, FL. His area of expertise is in 3D Modeling, Lighting, Texturing and Rendering. Ben has also been a freelance photographer for more than 15 years.


  • B.A., Ouachita Baptist University
  • M.F.A., The Savannah College of Art and Design

Courses Taught

  • Intro to Digital Photography
  • History and Principles of Animation
  • Character Animation
  • Advanced Character Animation
  • Intro to 3D Computer Graphics
  • Advanced 3D Computer Graphics