Film Studies Instructors

Kalling J. Heck is a Ph.D. student in Media, Cinema and Digital Studies at UWM. His research generally deals with questions of continental philosophy as they pertain to art house (particularly Asian and European) cinema.
e-mail: kjheck@uwm.edu

Jess Sellin is an M.A. student in the Media, Cinema, and Digital Studies track at UWM and has an undergraduate degree in Art History and Criticism from UWM. Her research interests include literature to film adaptations, gender and gaming culture, and televisual narration in contemporary television.
e-mail: jmsellin@uwm.edu

Katie Morrissey is a Ph.D. Student in Media, Cinema and Digital Studies at UWM and has a Master's in Communication, Culture and Technology from Georgetown University. Her research interests include romance, gender and sexuality within popular media, and audience/fan studies. Katie also has professional experience in communications and marketing, as well as web and graphic design.
e-mail: morriss9@uwm.edu

Zach Finch is a Ph.D. student in Media, Cinema, and Digital Studies at UWM. His M.A. is in English-Film Studies from North Carolina State University. His research interests include national cinemas (particularly Scottish National Cinema), film genres (particularly sci-fi/fantasy and the rock and roll musical), film techniques, and comics.
e-mail: zfinch@uwm.edu