IMA Faculty

IMA MFA is proud to have a distinguished set of full-time and adjunct faculty as part of the Hunter College Department of Film and Media Studies. The graduate faculty teach courses across the integrated curriculum while remaining active media practitioners presenting work at institutions in New York and beyond. For full bios and the list of courses they have previously taught, click on their names below.caro

New students will be assigned a Faculty Advisor, and students will have opportunity to work with variety of faculty in Critiques, and on their Thesis Project.

For Faculty Guide to Using and Contributing to the IMA/MFA website, click here.

 Full-Time Faculty

Andrew's work

Andrew Lund

Director, IMA/MFA Program
Hunter North 502
Hours: Monday 4:00-5:00PM,
Tuesday 5:00-6:00PM &
Wednesday 1:00-2:00PM
by appointment only
Phone: 212.772.4556
Email: alund@hunter.cuny.edu

Kelly's work

Kelly Anderson

Hunter North 508
Hours: Monday 3:00-5:00PM,
Tuesday 11:00AM-1:00PM
Phone: 212.772.4008
Email: kellyjmanderson@gmail.com

Michael's work

Michael Gitlin

Hunter North 511
Hours: Fridays 9:00-10:00AM
Phone: 212.650.3543
Email: mgitlin@mindspring.com

Tami's work

Tami Gold

Hunter North 474
Hours: Mondays 11:00AM-2:00PM.
Call for appointment.
Phone: 212.772.4953
Email: tamigold@mindspring.com

Ricardo's work

Ricardo Miranda Zúñiga

Hunter North 477-A
Hours: Wednesdays 10AM-Noon,
Thursday 5:30-7:30PM
Phone: 212.396.6763
E-mail: rmira@hunter.cuny.edu

Still image from Shanti Thakur's documentary film Red Tulips

Shanti Thakur

Acting Chair, Film and Media Department
Hunter North 433-A
Hours: By appointment
Phone: 212.396.6067
E-mail: sthakur@hunter.cuny.edu

Andrew's work

Andrew Demirjian

Hunter North 520-G
Hours: Mondays 3:00-4:00PM &
Thursdays 4:00-6:00PM
Phone: 212.772.5041
E-mail: ademirji@hunter.cuny.edu

Steve's work

Steve Gorelick

Hunter North 402-A
Hours: Mondays & Thursdays 1:00-2:30PM
Phone: 212.650.3089
Email: steven.gorelick@hunter.cuny.edu

Stuart's work

Stuart Ewen

Hunter North 501-C
Hours: Mondays 3:00-5:00PM,
by appointment only.
Phone: 212.772.4950
Email: drstu@bway.net

Marty's work

Marty Lucas

Hunter North 477
Hours: Tuesday 4:30-6:00PM &
Thursday 2:30-4:00PM
Phone: 212.772.4630
Email: mluc@hunter.cuny.edu

Adjunct Faculty

Veronique's work

Véronique Bernard

Hunter North 515
Hours: By appointment
Phone: 212.650.3083
Email: vberna@hunter.cuny.edu

Whitney's work

Whitney Dow

Hunter North 515
Hours: By appointment
Email: imamfaassistant@gmail.com

Grayson's work

Grayson Earle

Hunter North 515
Hours: By appointment
Email: class@graysonearle.com

Sha Sha's work

Sha Sha Feng

Hunter North 476
Hours: By appointment
Phone: 212.396.6325
Email: sfeng@hunter.cuny.edu

Scott's work

Scott Kiernan

Hunter North 515
Hours: By appointment
Email: imamfaassistant@gmail.com

Lynne's work

Lynne Sachs

Hunter North 515
Hours: By appointment
Email: lynnesachs@gmail.com

Rachel's work

Rachel Stevens

Hunter North 515
Hours: By appointment
Email: racheljstevens@gmail.com

Reiko's work

Reiko Tahara

Hunter North 515
Hours: By appointment
Email: rtahara@hunter.cuny.edu

Lynne's work

Sam Tarakajian

Hunter North 515
Hours: By appointment
Email: imamfaassistant@gmail.com

Sameh Zoabi's work

Adnaan Wasey

Hunter North 515
Hours: By appointment
Email: imamfaassistant@gmail.com

Sameh Zoabi's work

Sameh Zoabi

Hunter North 515
Hours: By appointment
Email: sz241@hunter.cuny.edu