Administration & Faculty

Over 30 faculty across all participating Colleges and Departments work together for the development and delivery of the curriculum and to structure an exciting integrative learning experience for the students

Emerging Media Program Personnel

Director of Emerging and Integrative Media Initiatives

Keith Webster

Degree Administrator

Gretchen Graff

Emerging Media Management Committee

Eddy Man Kim (School of Architecture), Jesse Stiles (School of Music), Marianne Weems (School of Drama), Golan Levin (School of Art), Larry Shea (School of Drama), Daragh Byrne (School of Architecture), Ali Momeni (School of Art), Anthony Tomasic (School of Computer Science, Dena Haritos Tsamitis (Information Networking Institute), Thomas Sullivan (Electrical & Computer Engineering), Philip LeDuc (Mechanical Engineering), Jessica Trybus (Entertainment Technology Center). Representatives from the School of Design are being determined.

Track Chairs

Eddy Man Kim, Anthony Tomasic, Dena Haritos Tsamitis

Faculty mentors

Jesse Stiles, Golan Levin, Larry Shea, Daragh Byrne, Ali Momeni, Anthony Tomasic, Roger Dannenberg, John Zimmerman, Pei Zhang, Yaser Sheikh

Departmental Directory and Support

For graduate students of Master of Arts in Emerging Media - Narrative, Composition, and Experiential Media, Master of Arts in Emerging Media - Participatory Culture and Digital Humanities, and Master of Arts in Emerging Media - Enactive Technologies and Interfaces:

Dan Martin - Dean, College of Fine Arts

Stephen Lee - Department Director, School of Architecture

Darlene Covington-Davis - Graduate Program Coordinator, School of Architecture

For graduate students of Master of Science in Emerging Media - Mobility

James Garrett - Dean, College of Engineering

Dena Haritos Tsamitis - Department Director, Information Networking Institute

Lisa Currin - Associate Director of Admissions, Foreign Student Coordinator, Information Networking Institute 

For graduate students of Master of Science in Emerging Media - Interactions in Media

Andrew Moore - Dean, School of Computer Science

Anind Dey - Department Director, Human Computer Interaction Institute

BJ Fecich - Senior Academic Coordinator, Robotics Institute

For graduate students of Master of Science in Emerging Media - Sound and Music Computing

Andrew Moore - Dean, School of Computer Science

Frank Pfenning - Department Director, Computer Science

BJ Fecich - Senior Academic Coordinator, Robotics Institute

For graduate students of Master of Science in Emerging Media - Visual Computing

Andrew Moore - Dean, School of Computer Science

Martial Hebert - Department Director, Robotics Institute

BJ Fecich - Senior Academic Coordinator, Robotics Institute

For graduate students of Master of Science in Emerging Media - Multimedia Data Science

Andrew Moore - Dean, School of Computer Science

Jaimie Carbonell - Department Director, Language Technologies Institute

BJ Fecich - Senior Academic Coordinator, Robotics Institute


Additionally, students may confer with the university graduate student ombudsman, Suzie Laurich-McIntyre, on issues of process or other concerns as they navigate conflicts. Suzie Laurich-McIntyre is the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education.