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Project Team

Project Directors

Neil Verma, Assistant Professor, Radio/TV/Film, Northwestern
Marit MacArthur, Associate Professor, English, Cal State, Bakersfield / UC Davis


Mara Mills, Associate Professor, Media, Culture and Communication, NYU


Lee M. Miller, Associate Professor of Neurobiology, University of California, UC Davis
Robert Ochshorn, programmer and interface designer

Advisory Board

Charles Bernstein, Professor, English, and Co-Director, PennSound, University of Pennsylvania
Tanya Clement, Associate Professor, Information Science, University of Texas, Austin.
Nina Eidsheim, Assistant Professor, Musicology, University of California, Los Angeles
Eric Hoyt, Assistant Professor, Media and Cultural Studies, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Lynette Hunter, Professor, History of Rhetoric and Performance, University of California, Davis
Mark Liberman, Professor, Linguistics and Computer Science, University of Pennsylvania
Jonathan Sterne, Professor and James McGill Chair in Culture and Technology, McGill University


Dave Cerf, sound designer and film editor
Kyle Barnett, Associate Professor, Communication, Bellarmine University
Reginald Dwayne Betts, poet and attorney
Jonathan Dick, M.A. candidate, English, University of Toronto
Steve Evans, Professor, English, University of Maine, Orono
Patrick Feaster, Media Preservation Specialist, Indiana University, Bloomington
Natalie Gerber, Associate Professor, English, SUNY Fredonia
Adam Hammond, Assistant Professor, English, University of Toronto
Gretchen Jude, Ph.D. candidate, Performance Studies, UC Davis
Margaret Lauren Kemp, Associate Professor, Theatre and Dance, UC Davis
Casey Long, Ph.D. candidate, film studies, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Owen Marshall, post-doc, Science and Technology Studies, University of California, Davis
Aurelio Meza Merzbau, PhD Candidate, Humanities, Concordia University
Tom McEnaney, Assistant Professor, Comparative Literature, University of California, Berkeley
Jeremy Morris, Associate Professor, Communication Arts, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Chris Mustazza, Ph.D. candidate, English, and Assoc. Dir. of PennSound, University of Pennsylvania
Lisa Quorisimo, Assistant Professor, Musical Theatre, Southern Utah University
Howard Ramsby, Associate Professor, English, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville
Cindy Shen, Assistant Professor of Communication, University of California, Davis
Kenneth Sherwood, Professor, English, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

The project team is happy to add more user-testers, though we cannot provide
compensation. If you like to join the project, please email Neil Verma with your
name, institutional affiliation and role, and research interests.