Advancing excellence through faculty diversity

Althea Wasow

Education:

B.A., Modern Culture and Media, Brown University; M.F.A., Film Directing, Columbia University; Ph.D., Film & Media, University of California, Berkeley

Dissertation:

Moving Images/Modern Policing: Silent Cinema and Its Afterlives

Thesis Advisor:

Mary Ann Doane, Professor of Film & Media, and Kristen Whissel, Professor of Film & Media, University of California, Berkeley

Research Topic:

Moving Images, Policing, Abolition

Mentor:

Gina Dent, Professor of Feminist Studies, History of Consciousness, and Legal Studies; Faculty Fellow, Institute of the Arts and Sciences, University of California, Santa Cruz

Current Position:

President’s Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute of the Arts and Sciences, University of California, Santa Cruz