As Program Manager for the Institute for Inquiry, Michael Fairchild is involved in a broad range of programmatic and administrative work, including departmental planning, budgeting, grant proposals and reports, project management, and content production. Michael came to the Institute for Inquiry in 2011 with a background in university academic administration. He holds a bachelor’s degree in fine art from Lipscomb University and studied architecture at the Ohio State University.
Michael likes to read and think about the history of architecture and art, and is particularly interested in abstract painting. In his spare time he makes small abstract drawings and paintings in oil and watercolor.