Film & Digital Media Faculty

  • Professor, Film and Digital Media
    Film and video production, installation and media art.
  • Professor, Film & Digital Media
    Digital Arts and New Media MFA program
    Participatory Culture, Technology and Social Inclusion, Public Art.
  • Assistant Professor, Film & Digital Media
    Sound studies and production, radio and transmission art, media history, media ecologies, media art installation and performance, environmental art, methodologies for research creation, feminist histories of technology, community and pirate media.
  • Associate Professor, Film and Digital Media
    Documentary production, history and theory; Experimental Film; Queer Studies
  • Professor Emeritus, Film & Digital Media
    Film and video directing, editing, cinematography, videography, digital image generation and screenwriting.
  • Assistant Professor, Film & Digital Media
    Media citizenship; non-theatrical film and film exhibition; archives and technologies of information; film preservation; mass media and humanitarianism; cinema and media history and historiography, institutions, disciplinarity, and the politics of knowledge.
  • Professor, Film and Digital Media
    Documentary film and media; film and politics; American film history; essay film; cultural and social theory; media publics; arts of historical reenactment; war and cultural memory; audio culture; disciplines of listening.
  • Associate Professor, Film & Digital Media
    Television history and theory, racial discourse, feminist criticism, Asian American media production, industrial practices and social change in both mainstream Hollywood and alternative media.
  • Professor, Social Documentation
    Director of Graduate Studies
    Social Documentation, Documentary Animation, Chicana/o Studies and Popular Culture, Digital Media Theory and Practice, Community Art and Social Practice.
  • Associate Professor, Film & Digital Media
    Director of Graduate Studies, PhD Program
    Pavel Machotka Chair in Creative Studies, Porter College
    Affiliated Faculty: Feminist Studies, History of Art and Visual Culture
    Arab and Middle Eastern Cinemas; Postcolonial and transnational cinemas; settler colonialism; queer theory; race, gender, sexuality.
  • Professor Emeritus, Film & Digital Media
    Film and video directing and editing, video theory and history, video installation, screenwriting, documentary production.
  • Associate Professor, Film & Digital Media
    Director, Center for Documentary Arts & Research (CDAR)
    archives and archival practices; feminist filmmaking; experimental documentary; intersections of personal, collective, and historical memory; feminist historiography; essay filmmaking; scientific and medical film; post-communism
  • Professor Emerita, Film & Digital Media
    Digital and electronic media theory and criticism, media art, media history, technology and culture, film history and theory, German cinema, documentary and science fiction.
  • Associate Professor, Film & Digital Media
    Visual culture including digital, film, video, and electronic games. Theories of technology and globalization. Representations of otherness, migration, citizenship.
  • Professor, Film and Digital Media
    Critical archival studies; personal and institutional recordkeeping; access to the cultural record; media and social change; ephemeral cinema; amateur and home movies; participatory documentary; digital scholarship; cinema and public history
  • Professor, Social Documentation Program and Film + Digital Media Department
    Documentary film and video, new queer cinema, feminist film history, Latin American and Latino/a cinema, American independent film, the essay film, the politics of film festivals, cinephilia, slow cinema, and the marketing of foreign films in the U.S.
  • Assistant Professor, Film & Digital Media
    Game design; games as forms of activism and art; animation; participatory culture; social art practice; non-fiction storytelling; theory/practice hybridity; Theatre of the Oppressed; expanded documentary; interaction design; worldbuilding; transmedia production, scholarship and activism.
  • Professor, Film & Digital Media
    Theory and practice of digital media. Software design and media theory.
  • Professor, Film & Digital Media
    Silent Cinema, Female Filmmakers, Film Censorship, Histories of Moviegoing, Early Hollywood
  • Assistant Professor, Social Documentation
    Documentary film and video focusing on youth, Latino and Latin American communities, education, pop culture, religion, juvenile justice urban affairs, social change; transmedia and multi-platform work; journalism.
  • Professor, Film & Digital Media
    Film and video production; directing drama, documentary and experimental; cross-cultural experiences in film; film festival curator.
  • Associate Professor, Film & Digital Media
    Transnational/trans-regional Chinese cinemas of all periods, Intra-Asian and cross-Pacific film remakes, Pan-East Asian celebrity culture, East Asian cultural studies, and Asian American cinema.