Emphasis: Audio Production
John Barsotti, Ph.D. has taught in the BECA department for more than 35 years, mentoring students in audio production and sound design.
Emphasis: Production and Video Editing
Joel Wanek is a filmmaker and video journalist based in Oakland. His films have been shown internationally in festivals such as Doclisboa, International Film Festival Rotterdam, BFI London Film Festival, European Media Art Festival, and Images Festival, among others. As a journalist he has created work for AJ+, The New York Times, PBS NewsHour, KQED, and Facebook. He holds an MFA in Experimental and Documentary Arts from Duke University and a BA in Media Communications from Webster University.
Emphasis: Directing, Studio Production, Media Effects, and Gender and Sexuality in Media
Dr. Clemens is an experienced director/producer in single camera and studio productions with a particular passion for sitcoms.