People

Faculty

Robert Asen

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Professor

robert.asen@wisc.edu

608-263-1418

6142 Vilas Hall

Kelley Conway

Film

Department Chair, Professor

kelleyconway@wisc.edu

608-262-2543

6110 Vilas Hall

Jonathan Gray

Media and Cultural Studies

Professor

jagray3@wisc.edu

608-263-2541

6146 Vilas Hall

Robert Howard

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Professor

rghoward2@wisc.edu

608-262-2605

6040 Vilas Hall

Eric Hoyt

Media and Cultural Studies

Associate Professor

ehoyt@wisc.edu

608-262-1637

6052 Vilas Hall

Lea Jacobs

Film

Professor

lea.jacobs@wisc.edu

608-262-1044

6150 Vilas Hall

Derek Johnson

Media and Cultural Studies

Professor

drjohnson3@wisc.edu

608-262-8788

6170 Vilas Hall

Jenell Johnson

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Associate Professor

jenell.johnson@wisc.edu

608-262-4921

6033 Vilas Hall

Vance Kepley

Film

Professor Emeritus

vikepley@wisc.edu

608-890-3274

Jason Lopez

Media and Cultural Studies

Anna Julia Cooper Postdoctoral Fellow

jason.lopez@wisc.edu

608-262-1872

6136 Vilas Hall

Lori Lopez

Media and Cultural Studies

Associate Professor

lklopez@wisc.edu

608-265-0069

6134 Vilas Hall

Stephen Lucas

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Evjue-Bascom Professor in the Humanities

selucas@wisc.edu

608-262-2095

6037 Vilas Hall

Marie-Louise Mares

Communication Science

Professor

mares@wisc.edu

608-263-2350

6140 Vilas Hall

Sara McKinnon

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Associate Professor

smckinnon@wisc.edu

608-262-2417, 608-514-1702

6016 Vilas Hall

Jeremy Morris

Media and Cultural Studies

Associate Professor

jwmorris2@wisc.edu

608-262-1135

6132 Vilas Hall

J.J. Murphy

Film

Hamel Family Distinguished Chair in Communication Arts

jjmurphy@wisc.edu

608-263-3965

6035 Vilas Hall

Zhongdang Pan

Communication Science

Professor

zhongdangpan@wisc.edu

608-263-3920

6138 Vilas Hall

Allison Prasch

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Assistant Professor

aprasch@wisc.edu

(608) 262-2095

6154 Vilas Hall

Ben Singer

Film

Associate Professor

ben.singer@wisc.edu

608-263-3923

6054 Vilas Hall

Jeff Smith

Film

Professor

jpsmith8@wisc.edu

608-263-3132

6038 Vilas Hall

Catalina Toma

Communication Science

Associate Professor

ctoma@wisc.edu

608-262-8760

6144 Vilas Hall

Lyn Van Swol

Communication Science

Professor

vanswol@wisc.edu

608-262-1947

6152 Vilas Hall

Michael Xenos

Communication Science

Professor

xenos@wisc.edu

608-263-3977

6154 Vilas Hall

Staff

Bob Dischler

Media Technician

rjdischl@wisc.edu

608-263-4090

3050 Vilas Hall

Lisa Ellis

Senior Lecturer

lellis3@wisc.edu

608-890-3274

6156 Vilas Hall

Phil Gandolph

Shipping & Mailing Associate

phil.gandolph@vilas.uwex.edu

608-262-6245

2096 Vilas Hall

Aaron Granat

Lecturer

adgranat@wisc.edu

608-265-4231

3159 Vilas Hall

Vickie Groth

Undergraduate Assistant

vickie.groth@wisc.edu

608-262-2543

6117 Vilas Hall

Erik Gunneson

Faculty Associate

gunneson@wisc.edu

608-263-4091

3157 Vilas Hall

Steffie Halverson

Undergraduate Advisor

halverson2@wisc.edu

608-262-2285

6114 Vilas Hall

Jim Healy

Director of Cinematheque Film Programming

jehealy@wisc.edu

608-263-9643

6031 Vilas Hall

Boyd Hillestad

Media Technician

bjhilles@wisc.edu

608-263-4496

3030 Vilas Hall

James Hirsch

Adjunct Professor

Beth Horstmeier

Graduate Coordinator

bhorstmeier@wisc.edu

608-262-3398

6112 Vilas Hall

Mary Huelsbeck

Assistant Director, Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research

huelsbeck@wisc.edu

608-262-9706

6039 Vilas Hall

Sarah Jedd

Associate Faculty Associate

sjedd@wisc.edu

608-347-9627

6172 Vilas Hall

Michael King

Academic Curator

msking3@wisc.edu

608-262-3627

4022 Vilas Hall

Linda Lucey

Department Administrator

lalucey@wisc.edu

608-262-2544

6056 Vilas Hall

Mary McCoy

Assistant Faculty Associate

mccoy2@wisc.edu

608-263-1755

0207 Ingraham Hall

Ben Reiser

ben.reiser@wisc.edu

608-262-3627

4022 Vilas Hall

Mary Rossa

Undergraduate Advisor

mary.rossa@wisc.edu

608-262-0992

6068 Vilas Hall

James Runde

Instructional Specialist

jcrunde@wisc.edu

608-263-2740

3160 Vilas Hall

Clara Schanck

Office Assistant

cschanck@wisc.edu

6110 Vilas Hall

Amy Schultz

Digital Certificate Advisor

amy.schultz@wisc.edu

608-262-2547

6072 Vilas Hall

Peter Sengstock

Computer Media Specialist

pgsengstock@wisc.edu

608-263-2296

3158 Vilas Hall

Amanda Smith

Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research

Film Archivist

amsmith56@wisc.edu

608-264-6467

435 State Historical Society
816 State Street
Madison, WI 53706

Michael Trevis

Instructional Media Specialist

trevis@wisc.edu

608-265-0048

3159 Vilas Hall

Susan Zaeske

Associate Dean for Advancement, Arts & Humanities

szaeske@wisc.edu

608-263-7221

0301C South Hall

Graduate Students

Rod Abhari

Communication Science

Teaching Assistant

abhari@wisc.edu

608-263-3998

6166 Vilas Hall

Mary Ahmadi

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Teaching Assistant

mahmadi2@wisc.edu

608-263-3997

6067 Vilas Hall

Paul Ahn

Communication Science

Teaching Assistant

hahn36@wisc.edu

608-263-3998

6166 Vilas Hall

John Bennett

Film

Teaching Assistant

jpbennett@wisc.edu

608-263-3133

2155 Vilas Hall

JJ Bersch

Film

Fellow

jbersch@wisc.edu

608-263-2039

2153 Vilas Hall

Megan Boyd

Film

Teaching Assistant

mgboyd@wisc.edu

608-263-3133

2155 Vilas Hall

Timothy Brayton

Film

Teaching Assistant

tbrayton@wisc.edu

608-265-6926

2156 Vilas Hall

Tammy Chang

Communication Science

Teaching Assistant

cchang226@wisc.edu

608-263-3996

6051 Vilas Hall

Vipulya Chari

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Lecturer

vipulya.chari@wisc.edu

608-263-9644

6053 Vilas Hall

Anthony Chen

Communication Science

Fellow

chen696@wisc.edu

608-263-3996

6051 Vilas Hall

Madison Edwards

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Teaching Assistant

medwards24@wisc.edu

608-263-0490

6164 Vilas Hall

Sarah Edwards

Media and Cultural Studies

Teaching Assistant

seedwards2@wisc.edu

608-263-3999

2147 Vilas Hall

Abigail Escatel

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Teaching Assistant

escatel@wisc.edu

608-263-9644

6053 Vilas Hall

Marissa Fernholz

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Lecturer

mlfernholz@wisc.edu

608-263-9644

6053 Vilas Hall

Amanda Friz

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Lecturer

amanda.friz@wisc.edu

608-263-9644

6053 Vilas Hall

Kait Fyfe

Film

Lecturer

kfyfe@wisc.edu

608-957-5444

2156 Vilas Hall

Erin Gangstad

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Teaching Assistant

egangstad@wisc.edu

608-263-3997

6067 Vilas Hall

Daphne Gershon

Media and Cultural Studies

Teaching Assistant

dgershon@wisc.edu

608-265-4856

2151 Vilas Hall

Allyson Gross

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Teaching Assistant

aagross2@wisc.edu

608-263-0490

6164 Vilas Hall

Samantha Herndon

Film

Teaching Assistant

smherndon@wisc.edu

608-263-3999

2147 Vilas Hall

Luke Holmaas

Film

Teaching Assistant

holmaas@wisc.edu

608-263-2039

2153 Vilas Hall

Kelly Jensen

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Teaching Assistant

kelly.jensen@wisc.edu

608-263-3997

6067 Vilas Hall

Xinle Jia

Communication Science

Teaching Assistant

xjia37@wisc.edu

608-263-3998

6166 Vilas Hall

Dewitt King

Media and Cultural Studies

Teaching Assistant

dlking2@wisc.edu

608-265-2222

2157 Vilas Hall

Susan Kong

Communication Science

Teaching Assistant

sskong@wisc.edu

608-263-3998

6166 Vilas Hall

Pauline Lampert

Film

Teaching Assistant

plampert@wisc.edu

608-263-3133

2155 Vilas Hall

Jacqueline Land

Media and Cultural Studies

Lecturer

jland2@wisc.edu

608-265-6909

2158 Vilas Hall

Sangwon Lee

Communication Science

Teaching Assistant

slee572@wisc.edu

608-263-3996

6051 Vilas Hall

Yang Liu

Communication Science

Dissertator

yliu224@wisc.edu

Off campus

Casey Long

Film

Teaching Assistant

clong5@wisc.edu

608-265-6926

2156 Vilas Hall

Wan-Jun Lu

Media and Cultural Studies

Dissertator

wanjun.lu@wisc.edu

Off campus

Tom Macpherson

Film

Teaching Assistant

tmacpherson@wisc.edu

608-265-6927

2154 Vilas Hall

Maureen Mauk

Media and Cultural Studies

Teaching Assistant

mtmauk@wisc.edu

608-263-2039

2153 Vilas Hall

AnneMarie McClain

Communication Science

Teaching Assistant

akmcclain@wisc.edu

608-263-3998

6166 Vilas Hall

Ailea Merriam-Pigg

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Teaching Assistant

merriampigg@wisc.edu

608-263-0490

6164 Vilas Hall

Jacob Mertens

Media and Cultural Studies

Teaching Assistant

jmertens2@wisc.edu

608-265-4856

2151 Vilas Hall

Dillon Mitchell

Film

Teaching Assistant

dpmitchell@wisc.edu

608-265-6928

2152 Vilas Hall

Ceci Moffett

Media and Cultural Studies

Teaching Assistant

clmoffett@wisc.edu

608-263-3999

2147 Vilas Hall

Austin Morris

Media and Cultural Studies

PhD Candidate, Teaching Assistant

amorris23@wisc.edu

2158 Vilas Hall

Erica Moulton

Film

Lecturer

emoulton@wisc.edu

3159 Vilas Hall

Julian Mueller-Herbst

Communication Science

Teaching Assistant

muellerherbs@wisc.edu

608-263-3998

6166 Vilas Hall

Nate Mulder

Film

Teaching Assistant

nmulder2@wisc.edu

608-263-3999

2147 Vilas Hall

Hamidreza Nassiri

Film

Fellow

nassiri@wisc.edu

608-265-6927

2154 Vilas Hall

Susan Noh

Media and Cultural Studies

Teaching Assistant

snoh8@wisc.edu

608-265-4856

2151 Vilas Hall

Esther Paik

Communication Science

Teaching Assistant

jpaik3@wisc.edu

608-263-3996

6051 Vilas Hall

Kat Pan

Film

Teaching Assistant

hpan59@wisc.edu

608-263-3999

2147 Vilas Hall

Alanna Peebles

Communication Science

Teaching Assistant

apeebles@wisc.edu

608-263-3996

6051 Vilas Hall

Connor Perkins

Film

Teaching Assistant

cgperkins@wisc.edu

608-265-6928

2152 Vilas Hall

Kaila Prins

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Teaching Assistant

kprins@wisc.edu

608-263-0490

6164 Vilas Hall

Will Quade

Film

Teaching Assistant

wquade@wisc.edu

608-265-6928

2152 Vilas Hall

Caelyn Randall

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Teaching Assistant

crandall2@wisc.edu

608-263-9644

6053 Vilas Hall

Olivia Riley

Media and Cultural Studies

Teaching Assistant

ojriley@wisc.edu

608-265-2222

2157 Vilas Hall

Maureen Rogers

Film

Dissertator

rmrogers@wisc.edu

Off campus

Dominique Salas

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Teaching Assistant

dsalas2@wisc.edu

608-263-3997

6067 Vilas Hall

Irene Sarmiento

Communication Science

Dissertator

isarmiento@wisc.edu

Off campus

Laura Schumacher

Media and Cultural Studies

Teaching Assistant

lmschumacher@wisc.edu

608-265-6909

2158 Vilas Hall

Liwei Shen

Communication Science

Fellow

lshen36@wisc.edu

608-263-3996

6051 Vilas Hall

Jennifer Smith

Media and Cultural Studies

Teaching Assistant

jmsmith33@wisc.edu

608-265-6909

2158 Vilas Hall

Maura Snyder

Communication Science

Teaching Assistant

mnsnyder@wisc.edu

608-263-3996

6051 Vilas Hall

Matt St John

Film

Teaching Assistant

mdstjohn@wisc.edu

608-265-7525

2150 Vilas Hall

Lance St. Laurent

Film

Teaching Assistant

stlaurent@wisc.edu

608-263-3999

2147 Vilas Hall

Leah Steuer

Media and Cultural Studies

Teaching Assistant

lsteuer@wisc.edu

608-263-2039

2153 Vilas Hall

Lesley Stevenson

Media and Cultural Studies

Teaching Assistant

lcstevenson@wisc.edu

608-263-3999

2147 Vilas Hall

Fangjing Tu

Communication Science

Teaching Assistant

ftu3@wisc.edu

608-263-3996

6051 Vilas Hall

Anthony Twarog

Media and Cultural Studies

Teaching Assistant

twarog@wisc.edu

608-265-7525

2150 Vilas Hall

David Vanden Bossche

Film

Teaching Assistant

dvandenbossc@wisc.edu

608-263-3999

2147 Vilas Hall

Thomas Welch

Media and Cultural Studies

Teaching Assistant

thomas.welch@wisc.edu

608-265-7525

2150 Vilas Hall

Lauren Wilks

Media and Cultural Studies

Fellow

lwilks@wisc.edu

608-263-3999

2147 Vilas Hall

Taylore Woodhouse

Media and Cultural Studies

Fellow

tnwoodhouse@wisc.edu

608-265-2222

2157 Vilas Hall

Joe Xu

Media and Cultural Studies

Dissertator

yxu327@wisc.edu

Off campus

Shereen Yousuf

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Fellow

syousuf@wisc.edu

608-263-9644

6053 Vilas Hall

Megan Zahay

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Teaching Assistant

zahay@wisc.edu

608-263-0490

6164 Vilas Hall

Zachary Zahos

Film

Project Assistant

zahos@wisc.edu

608-263-9643

6031 Vilas Hall

Trisha Zhu

Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture

Fellow

czhu45@wisc.edu

608-263-9644

6053 Vilas Hall

Additional Teaching Assistants

Caitlin Benedetto

Teaching Assistant

cbenedetto@wisc.edu

608-263-3997

6164 Vilas Hall

Holly Berkowitz

Teaching Assistant

hjberkowitz@wisc.edu

608-263-5488

2078 Vilas Hall

Neal Davidson

Teaching Assistant

ndavidson@wisc.edu

608-263-3997

6067 Vilas Hall

Michael Dolan

Teaching Assistant

mdolan4@wisc.edu

608-263-9644

6053 Vilas Hall

Margaret Flamingo

Teaching Assistant

mflamingo@wisc.edu

608-265-6927

2154 Vilas Hall

Jacob Hellman

Teaching Assistant

hellman2@wisc.edu

608-263-5488

2078 Vilas Hall

Joshua Kelly

Teaching Assistant

jtkelly3@wisc.edu

608-263-3997

6067 Vilas Hall

Shannyn Kitchen

Teaching Assistant

skitchen2@wisc.edu

608-263-0490

6164 Vilas Hall

Niklous Koehler

Teaching Assistant

nkoehler2@wisc.edu

608-263-5488

2078 Vilas Hall

Juniper Lewis

Teaching Assistant

lewis26@wisc.edu

608-263-5488

2078 Vilas Hall

Perpetua Owese

Teaching Assistant

owese@wisc.edu

608-263-5488

2078 Vilas Hall

Adam Pham

Teaching Assistant

akpham@wisc.edu

608-263-5488

2078 Vilas Hall

Lauren Scanlon

Teaching Assistant

lpscanlon@wisc.edu

608-263-3996

6051 Vilas Hall

Caitlin Schaer

Teaching Assistant

cschaer@wisc.edu

608-263-3997

6067 Vilas Hall

Leo Shan

Teaching Assistant

yshan7@wisc.edu

608-263-5488

2078 Vilas Hall

Katherine Smith

Teaching Assistant

kasmith44@wisc.edu

608-263-5488

2078 Vilas Hall

Hannah Stewart

Teaching Assistant

hbstewart@wisc.edu

608-263-5488

2078 Vilas Hall

Jeff Tischauser

Teaching Assistant

tischauser@wisc.edu

608-263-9644

6053 Vilas Hall