Michael Jensen

Associate Professor

Michael Jensen

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Medical Illustration

Administration

  • (706) 446-5426
  • (706) 721-7855
  • CJ 1105

Education

  • MS, Medical Illustration/Medical I Medical College of Georgia, 2005

  • BFA, Illustration Brigham Young University, 1992

Certifications

  • Certified Medical Illustrator Association of Medical Illustrators, 2010

Awards & Honors

  • Finalist, 2016 Vizzies Competition National Science Foundation, 2017

  • Certificate of Merit Association of Medical Illustrators, 2016

  • Honorable Mention, 2012 Royal Dragonfly book award, Ned's Head Cargill Alleyne, Jr. MD, Chief, Dept. of Neurosurgery, GRU, 2012

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MILL 6670

    Electronic Media I
  • MILL 7661

    Med Illust Tech IIB
  • MILL 6650

    Med Illustration Tec IA
  • MILL 7671

    Multimedia II
  • MILL 7651

    Surg Observ Sketching II
  • MILL 7660

    Med Illust Tech IIA
  • MILL 7670

    Multimedia I
  • MILL 7650

    Surg Observ Sketching I
  • MILL 6671

    Electronic Media II
  • MILL 9210

    Invest of a Problem
  • MILL 8020

    Learning Resource Mgmt
  • MILL 9250

    Master's Project
  • MILL 6651

    Med Illust Tech 1B
  • MILL 6780

    Surgical Techniques

Teaching Interests

Medical Illustration techniques, Neuroanatomy, animation principles, surgical illustration

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Integral role of thalamic nuclei in autoscopic phenomena may explain processes involved in out-of-body experiences, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The mystery of the dark space within the self: A unified consciousness theoretical approach, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Genetics and Genetic Testing, 2016
    Art - Exhibition, Competitive
  • How Does the Body Affect the Mind? Role of Cardiorespiratory Coherence in the Spectrum of Emotions, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • A Unified 3D Default Space Consciousness Model Combining Neurological and Physiological Processes that Underlie Conscious Experience, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Neuroscience

Department Service

  • Medical Media Theatre Coordinator 2014 - Present

    Role: Other
  • C4D Render Farm 2011 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Surgical Instrument Reference Library 2011 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Admissions Committee 2011 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair

College Service

  • CAHS Faculty Council 2012 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • CAHS Faculty Council, President-Elect 2016 - 2017

Professional Service

  • Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery 2016 - 2017

  • Gastroenterology 2016 - 2017

  • Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery 2016 - 2016

  • Xytex Corp. 2016 - 2016

  • Cardiology 2016 - 2016