Department Chair

Ross W. Morin, Associate Professor of Film Studies, Acting Chair of Film Studies

Ross W. Morin

Associate Professor of Film Studies, Acting Chair of Film Studies

Film and video production • Screenwriting • Cinematography • Editing • Directing • Film theory and practice • History of the documentary • History of experimental cinema


Faculty

Nina K. Martin, Associate Professor of Film Studies

Nina K. Martin

Associate Professor of Film Studies

(On sabbatical AY 2017-2018)

Feminist film and cultural studies • The impact of film and TV on feminist discourses


Elizabeth Reich, Assistant Professor of Film Studies

Elizabeth Reich

Assistant Professor of Film Studies

Film and new media studies • Black cinema • Race and cinema • Afrofuturism • African American studies • Psychoanalysis • Cultural studies


Stacy Jameson

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Film Studies

Associated Faculty


Luis M. González, Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies

Luis M. Gonz├ílez

Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies

(On sabbatical AY 2017-2018)

Peninsular literature • Spanish film studies • Spanish cultural studies • Culture and ideology


Karolin Machtans, Associate Professor of German Studies

Karolin Machtans

Associate Professor of German Studies

20th and 21st century German literature and film, with a special focus on post-1945 German history and culture, minorities and transnationalism • Post-1945 German history and culture • German-Turkish relations • Muslims in Germany • Minorities in Germany • Holocaust studies • Literary theory


Kristin Pfefferkorn, Associate Professor of Philosophy

Kristin Pfefferkorn

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Philosophy of art and architecture • Philosophy of film • Feminist philosophy • 19th and 20th-century continental philosophy • German Romanticism


Paola Sica, Professor of Italian

Paola Sica

Professor of Italian

(On sabbatical AY 2017-2018)

Italian culture in comparative context (especially literary and visual representations from late 19th century through the contemporary era, with emphasis on modernism and avant garde) • Gender studies • Critical theory • Translation and transculturation • Language pedagogy


Staff

 , Academic Department Assistant

Donna Holman

Academic Department Assistant


 , Technician

Greg Surman

Technician