Film Studies Faculty

Saint Louis University’s film studies program draws on the expertise of faculty with a broad-ranging expertise in the history, criticism and production of the cinema arts.

Vince Casaregola, Ph.D.

Professor of English, Director of Film Studies
Adorjan Hall, Room 334
314-977-7115/314-330-2960
vincent.casaregola@slu.edu

James F. Scott, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus of Englsh, Director Emeritus of Film Studies
Humanities Building, Room 334
314-977-3004
james.scott@slu.edu
Special interests: 19th and 20th century British literature, film history and criticism, media history, documentary filmmaking

Jean-Louis Pautrot, Ph.D.

Professor of French
Morrissey Hall, Rm 1521
314-977-2456
jeanlouis.pautrot@slu.edu
Special interests: 20th and 21st century French literature, cinema, and culture

Michael Rozbicki, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of History
Fusz Hall, Room 260
314-977-7141
michal.rozbicki@slu.edu

Adjunct Faculty 

African American Studies 

  • Olubukola Gbadegesin, Ph.D.

English 

  • Paul Acker, Ph.D.
  • Ellen Crowell, Ph.D.
  • Ted Mathys, M.F.A.
  • Janice McIntire-Strasburg, Ph.D.
  • Nathaniel Rivers, Ph.D.
  • Joya Uraizee, Ph.D.
  • Phyllis Weliver, D.Phil

Fine and Performing Arts 

  • Ted Dempsey, S.J., Ph.D.

Political Science

  • Thomas Gosebrink, Ph.D.
  • Robert Cropf, Ph.D.

Languages, Literatures and Cultures 

  • Claudia Karagoz, Ph.D.
  • Simone Bregni, Ph.D.
  • Elena Dalla Torre, Ph.D.
  • Gregory Divers, Ph.D.
  • Elizabeth Blake, Ph.D.
  • Zdenko Madusic, Ph.D.
  • Yelena Belyaeva-Standen, Ph.D.
  • Nil Santiáñez, Ph.D. 
  • Amy Wright, Ph.D.

Communication 

  • Matt Carlson, Ph.D.
  • Cynthia Graville-Smith, M.Ed. 
  • Dan Kozlowski, Ph.D.

Theology

  • Nicholas Smith, S.J., Ph.D.