Cinema & Media Studies Faculty

  • Assistant Professor of Cinema & Media Studies

    B.A., College of William & Mary; M.A., New York University; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

    Media History and Theory, Cinema History and Theory, Digital Technology, Visual Culture, Virtual Reality (VR), Technological Subjectivity.

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  • Associate Professor of Cinema & Media Studies

    B.A., Babes-Bolyai University (Romania), B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Paris III

    Film Theory and Media Aesthetics, Media Ecologies, History of Ideas, French Culture and Intellectual History, Surveillance Studies, Environmental Humanities.

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Video & Media Production Faculty

  • Assistant Professor of Art

    B.Arch, University of Houston; M.F.A, New York University

    Video and installation artist working at the intersection of landscape, history, and memory.

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  • Knafel Assistant Professor of Humanities; Assistant Professor of Art

    B.A., Vassar College; M.F.A., Massachusetts College of Art and Design

    Visual artist interested in the photographic representation of Latinx and immigrant communities.

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  • Associate Professor of Art

    B.F.A., University of Washington (Seattle); M.A., M.F.A., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

    New media artist interested in collaborative and interactive experiences using both traditional and experimental visual techniques.

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Associate Professor
Participating Faculty
Patricia Berman (Art History)
Elena Creef (Women's and Gender Studies)
Anjeana Hans (German)
Lauren Holmes (Creative Writing)
Claudia Joskowicz (Studio Art)
Anastasia Karakasidou (Anthropology)
Josh Lambert (Jewish Studies) 
Kathya Landeros (Studio Art)
Flavia Laviosa (Italian)
Irene Mata (Women's and Gender Studies)
David Teng Olsen (Studio Art) 
Thomas Nolden (German)
Vernon Shetley (English)
Mingwei Song (East Asian Languages and Cultures)
Administrative Staff
Jewett Arts Center, 254
Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Samara Pearlstein, Program Coordinator
Meghan Murray, Academic Administrator


CAMS Faculty Emeritus

  • Professor of Cinema and Media Studies

    Laurea in Lettere Moderne, University of Genova; Ph.D., University of Oregon

    Professor of cinema and media studies doing research on Surrealism, the Neo-Baroque, and the cinema of Raúl Ruiz, and teaching film history and European cinema.

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  • Senior Lecturer Emerita in the Writing Program

    B.A., University of Illinois (Urbana); M.A., University of Iowa; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts (Amherst)

    Interests: language, writing, media, film. How students learn to write; how writing differs across settings; electronic discourse.

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