People

Lecturers

Misha Antonich

Misha Antonich

Lecturer
Building: 
Creative Arts
Room Number: 
200

Gina Baleria

Gina Baleria

Lecturer
Building: 
Creative Arts
Room Number: 
42B

Malcolm Cecil

Malcolm Cecil

Lecturer
Building: 
Creative Arts
Room Number: 
39 B

Michael Mitchell

Michael Mitchell

Lecturer
Building: 
Creative Arts
Room Number: 
33

Rajeev Naidu

Lecturer
Building: 
Creative Arts
Room Number: 
40/44

Andy Pitman

Lecturer
Building: 
Creative Arts
Room Number: 
19

Kathy Skillicorn

Lecturer
Building: 
Creative Arts
Room Number: 
39B

Joel Wanek

Lecturer
Building: 
Creative Arts
Room Number: 
200

Faculty

Avatar of Nancy "Sami" Reist
Nancy Sami Reist

Emphasis: Theory and Enviromental Communication

Dr. Reist currently serves as the BECA graduate coordinator. Her research and teaching focus on the relationship between evolving media technologies and creativity, culture, politics and the environment.

Dina Ibrahim
Dina Ibrahim

Emphasis: Broadcast Journalism

Dina Ibrahim has been teaching radio and TV news production since 2003. She has also reported and produced for the BBC World Service Radio in London, UPI in Cairo, CNN in Atlanta, NPR in Austin, KPOO-FM in San Francisco and ArabicTV in San Jose.

Joel Wanek

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.