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Department of Media Studies

A bridge between thinking and practicing media

Department Faculty:

  • Robin Davies
  • Joy Gugeler
  • Ravindra Mohabeer, Ph.D.
  • Debra Pentecost, Ph.D. Chair
  • Doug Stetar
  • Alanna Williams
  • Department Technician:

  • Chris Alemany
  • Contract Faculty:

  • Ashley Blacquiere
  • Richard Boyce
  • Affiliated Faculty:

  • Daniel Burgoyne
    x Daniel Burgoyne

    Daniel Borgoyne, Chair, Department of English, VIU, developed INTR 100, “Popular Culture and University Writing” and INTR 101, “Digital Media and Literature,” with Media Studies faculty member, Doug Stetar. Daniel is often engaged in co-teaching these INTR course offerings. http://english.viu.ca/daniel-burgoyne

  • Kevin Mazutinec
    x Kevin Mazutinec
  • Honourary Associate:

  • Marshall Soules
  • Support Staff

  • Ros Davies
    x Ros Davies

    Ros.Davies@viu.ca

    (250) 740-6180

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    Doug Stetar

    Areas of focus

    • Transdisciplinarity including art/media/digital technology/literary/critical theory
    • Hybrid Visual Art combining painting, comics, video, digital media, text, and performance

     

    Teaching areas

    • Popular culture, especially science fiction, comics, Asian movies, and video games
    • Global media, especially Asian digital and social media (basic proficiency in Mandarin)
    • Ethical entrepreneurialism in digital media, especially in a global context