Board of Study Coordinator

Full-Time Faculty

  • Rachel Fabian

    Rachel Fabian

    Visiting Assistant Professor of Cinema Studies

    BA,  University of Vermont
    MA, University of California, Santa Barbara
    PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara

  • Paula Halperin

    (on leave: 2018-19)
    Associate Professor of Latin American History
    • BA, University of Buenos Aires (Argentina)
    • PhD, University of Maryland
    paula.halperin@purchase.edu
  • Nathan Holmes

    Nathan Holmes

    Visiting Assistant Professor of Cinema Studies

    BA, Brock University, Ontario
    MA, Ryerson University and York University, Ontario
    PhD,  University of Chicago

  • Michelle Stewart

    Michelle Stewart

    (on leave: 2018-19)
    Associate Professor of Cinema Studies
    • BA, Stanford University
    • MA, PhD, University of Minnesota
    michelle.stewart@purchase.edu
  • Agustín Zarzosa

    Agustín Zarzosa

    Associate Professor of Cinema Studies
    Chair, School of Film and Media Studies
    • BA, Universidad Iberoamericana (Mexico)
    • MA, New York University
    • PhD, University of California, Los Angeles
    agustin.zarzosa@purchase.edu
  • Ling Zhang

    Ling Zhang

    Assistant Professor of Cinema Studies
    • BA, Liaoning University (China)
    • MA, Beijing Film Academy
    • PhD, University of Chicago
    ling.zhang@purchase.edu

Part-Time Faculty

  • Asma Ayob

    Asma Ayob

    Lecturer in Cinema Studies
    • BA, University of South Africa
    • MA, University of Witwatersrand
    • PhD, University of South Africa
  • Anne M. Kern

    Anne M. Kern

    (on leave: 2018-19)
    Associate Professor of Film and Cinema Studies
    • BA, University of Wisconsin, Madison
    • MA, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
    • MPhil, PhD, Yale University
    anne.kern@purchase.edu
  • Francois Kiper

    Francois Kiper

    Lecturer in Cinema Studies

    BA, Washington University, St. Louis     
    Mphil, Graduate Center, SUNY  
    PhD candidate at the Graduate Center, SUNY

  • Sean Weiner

    Sean Weiner

    Assistant Professor of Cinema Studies
    • BA, Purchase College, SUNY
    • MFA, Hunter College, City University of New York
    sean.weiner@purchase.edu
  • Sharon Zechowski

    Lecturer in Media Studies
    • BA, Hunter College, City University of New York
    • MS, Brooklyn College, City University of New York
    • PhD, Ohio University
    sharon.zechowski@purchase.edu

Contributing Faculty