Russian language, literature and film; Soviet and post-Soviet film including the Caucasus, Central Asia, Mongolia, and Eastern Europe
Media ownership, telecommunication/media policy, media political economy, media representation of marginialized groups (race,gender, religion, etc...), popular culture
Film and Media Studies: Documentaries, American media, war movies, black popular cultures, sports and media, horror, action, and science fiction, gender and sexuality
Critical media studies, mass communication theory, and urban communication
Arabic film, literature, media, and translation
U.S. History: Visual culture, the politics of memory, affective engagements with the past, political subjectivity
transnational sexualities; human rights; film and media studies; queer theory
Media production and criticism, Journalism, Distance Education, Instructional Design
Film history, film reception, "useful" film, Latin American film and other forms of mass media, Latin American literature, service-learning.
Film and Media Studies: global and transnational cinema; incarceration and security; diaspora and migration; violence and human rights; colonialism; Indian, Irish, and Latin American film; race, ethnicity, gender, and sexuality
Greek and Roman literature, classical mythology, Roman history, the classical tradition. Classics and Cinema: classical literature, history, and myth on film.