The Catholic University of America

Faculty

Stephen McKenna, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Chair

Alexander Russo, Ph.D.
Associate Professor (on leave--Fall 2017)

Martin Johnson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Niki Akhavan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies

Maura Ugarte, M.F.A.
Clinical Assistant Professor

Josh Shepperd, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

 

Affiliate Faculty:

Glen Johnson, Ph.D.
Professor of English 
 
Professor of Italian and Comparative Literature
Department of Modern Languages and Literatures

 


Staff

Patricia Mars 
Assistant to the Chair

Abby Moser, M.A.
Media Lab Director & Lecturer

 


Lecturers

Matthew Brown, M.S.

Jessica A. Gresko, M.S.L.





Media Studies faculty is comprised of professors from a variety of disciplines, with specialties ranging from the history and theory of rhetoric to contemporary American culture. Additional faculty from across the university and beyond teach courses closely tied to the curriculum defined and maintained by the core faculty.