Faculty

Our faculty of filmmakers, theorists, screenwriters, curators, film historians and new media artists teach courses across a wide range of disciplines and methodologies, with particular specializations in new narrative, social change media, national cinemas, documentary, and transmedia platforms. Faculty maintain active careers as thinkers and makers internationally, and are recognized as leaders in Toronto’s dynamic cultural communities, serving on the boards of such organizations as Pleasure Dome, Vtape, the Toronto Arts Council, CFMDC; founding, contributing to and editing the film journals Public and CineAction!; and premiering their films and new media works at such international festivals as TIFF, Berlin, Sundance, Hot Docs and Images.

Tereza Barta (on leave until 2022)
Associate Professor

Manfred Becker
Assistant Professor
Graduate Program Director, MFA Film

Mary Bunch
Assistant Professor
Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Vision, Disability and the Arts

Michael Darroch
Associate Professor
Associate Dean, Academic Affairs, AMPD

Patricio Dávila
Associate Professor
Area Head, Media Arts

Moussa Djigo
Assistant Professor

Barbara Evans (on leave 2021/22)
Associate Professor

Caitlin Fisher (on leave 2021/22)
Professor

Laurence Green
Associate Professor

John Greyson
Associate Professor

Sharon Hayashi
Associate Professor
Chair, Department of Cinema & Media Arts

Ali Kazimi 
Associate Professor

Brenda Longfellow
Professor

Janine Marchessault
Professor
Tier 1 York Research Chair in Media Arts and Community Engagement

John McCullough
Associate Professor

Taien Ng-Chan
Assistant Professor

Marie Rickard
Associate Professor

Ken Rogers
Associate Professor
Associate Director of the Arts, Media & Entertainment Management Program Schulich School of Business

Temenuga Trifonova (on leave 2021/22)
Associate Professor
Area Head, Cinema & Media Studies

Ingrid Veninger
Assistant Professor

Howard Wiseman
Associate Professor
Area Head, Screenwriting

Suzie Young
Associate Professor

Michael Zryd
Associate Professor
Graduate Program Director, MA & PhD Program, Cinema & Media Studies

Professor Emeritus, Senior Scholar

Adjunct Graduate Faculty

Barry Grant (Brock)

Mark Lipton (Guelph)

Dorit Naaman (Queen's)

Brian Price (University of Toronto)