CSULB FEA Department Office: UTC 104      Phone: 562-985-5404     Fax: 562-985-5405

FEA Faculty
& Staff

Department Chair
Anne D'Zmura

Administrative Coordinator
Donna Thomas

Academic Advisors
Lorenzo Gutiérrez-Jarquin
Adriane Howze

Susan Bloom
Kent Hayward
Ben Huff
Adam Moore
Helen Hood Scheer
David Waldman

Lecturers: Media Production
Fletcher Beasley
Dennis Burke
Neil Corbin
Peter Kolstad
Rafael Nieto
Kevin O'Brien
Ricardo Silva
Matthew Steidl
Jack Tucker

Lecturers: Screenwriting
Bonnie Blackburn
Morgan Land
W. Reed Moran

Lecturers: Critical Studies
Rowena Aquino
Jason Gendler
David O'Grady
Sudeep Sharma
Larry Smith
Phil Wagner

Technical Staff
Christopher Maldonado
Robert Rhyu

Jason Gendler

Jason Gendler
Office Hours:  By appointment

MA and PhD, Film and Television
University of California, Los Angeles

BA, Communication Arts, Concentration in Radio, Television, Film
University of Wisconsin, Madison

Jason Gendler's areas of expertise include narrative and narration in film and television, style and aesthetics, Hong Kong cinema, documentary, Hollywood film history, and humanistic applications of cognitive psychology.

He is currently revising his book, In the Beginning: The Narration of Beginnings in Classical Cinema, and is also working on his next project concerning narrative in contemporary television. He has published articles in Projections, Nebula, and the Routledge AFI Reader Color and the Moving Image.

He has also taught film and television courses at UCLA, Chapman University, and Otis College of Art and Design.