Joanne Bernardi

Bernardi, Joanne

Associate Professor of Japanese | (585) 275-4268
409 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Japanese cinema and culture; the history and historiography of moving images and other visual media; material culture studies; and critical digital humanities practice

Joel Burges

Burges, Joel

Assistant Professor of English | (585) 275-2694
413 Morey Hall

Interests: Post-1945 cultural studies; media studies; critical theory; American and contemporary literature


Greg Carlson

Carlson, Greg

Professor, Linguistics, Philosophy and Brain & Cognitive Sciences | (585) 275-5907
507 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Semantic Theory; Psycholinguistics; Discourse

Elizabeth Cohen

Cohen, Elizabeth

Associate Professor of Art | (585) 273-5998
Sage Art Center

Interests: Contemporary art and video production; Critical theory; Three-dimensional media; New media production

Jennifer Creech

Creech, Jennifer

Associate Professor of German | (585) 275-4273
428 Lattimore Hall

Douglas Crimp

Crimp, Douglas

Fanny Knapp Allen Professor of Art History and Professor of Visual and Cultural Studies | (585) 273-5622

Interests: Contemporary art; criticism and theory; dance and dance film


Morris Eaves

Eaves, Morris

Professor of English and Richard L. Turner Professor of Humanities Director, A. W. Mellon Graduate Program in the Digital Humanities of the School of Arts & Sciences | (585) 275-9025
301 Morey Hall

Interests: British Romanticism; Media history and theory; Editorial theory


Sarah Higley

Higley, Sarah

Professor of English and of Film and Media Studies | (585) 275-9261
411 Morey Hall

Interests: Medieval vernacular languages and literature of Northern Europe; film and media studies; fiction

June Hwang

Hwang, June

Associate Professor of German
429 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Film history and theory; critical theory and cultural studies; contemporary German culture and film; Weimar Cinema; German Jewish Studies; representations of the Holocaust


Jason Middleton

Middleton, Jason

Associate Professor of English and of Film and Media Studies
Director of Film and Media Studies Program | (585) 275-9372
511 Morey Hall

Interests: Film/media including documentary, horror, and experimental film; affect and embodiment; critical theory; cultural studies; transmedia aesthetics


Cary peppermint

Peppermint, Cary

Assistant Professor of Art and Digital Media Studies | (585) 273-5994
Sage Art Center

Interests: Art Apps for Mobile Devices; Digital Art and New Media Studies; Environmental Art and Humanities; Food Studies; Psychogeography; Experimental Video Art


Raul Rodriguez-Hernandes

RodrÍguez-Hernández, Raúl

Associate Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literature
Spanish Program Head | (585) 275-4257
420 Lattimore Hall


Claudia Schaefer

Schaefer, Claudia

Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literature; Rush Rhees Chair | (585) 275-4253
408A Lattimore Hall

Reinhild Steingröver

Steingröver, Reinhild

Professor of German at the Eastman School of Music
Chair, Humanities Department | (585) 274-1616
204 Eastman Theater ET


Allen Topolski

Topolski, Allen

Associate Professor | (585) 275-3994
Sage Art Center

Interests: Studio production that incorporates found materials and a variety of processes to explore nostalgia and memory in technologies of domesticity and convenience.


Sharon Willis

Willis, Sharon

Professor of Art and Art History and Visual and Cultural Studies
Interim Program Director, Visual and Cultural Studies | (585) 275-9249
517 Morey Hall

Interests: Film history and theory; visual and cultural studies; women's studies and feminist theory; comparative literature and critical theory; French cinema; 19th and 20th century French literature