Faculty

Mirela Alistar
Mirela Alistar
Assistant Professor • BIOCHIPS, PERSONAL MEDICINE, DIY BIO
Matthew Bethancourt
Matthew Bethancourt
Senior Instructor • Director TAM Programs • GAMES, EXPERIMENTAL SOUND
August Black
August Black
Technologist-in-Residence, Lecturer • TECHNO-POLITICS, ART, PROGRAMMING
Jonathan Black
Jonathan Black
Lecturer • Co-Owner of Cast Iron Design • TYPOGRAPHY, GRAPHIC DESIGN
Daniel Braha
Daniel Braha
Lecturer • Designer • GRAPHIC DESIGN
Annie Bruns
Annie Bruns
Instructor • TECHNOLOGY & STORYTELLING
Carson Bruns
Carson Bruns
Assistant Professor • Laboratory for Emergent Nanomaterials • CREATIVE MOLECULAR NANOTECH
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Christopher Carruth
Instructor • DIGITAL HUMANITIES, ART, WRITING
Kevin Cook
Kevin Cook
Lecturer • UI/UX
Laura Devendorf
Laura Devendorf
Assistant Professor • Unstable Design Lab • SMART TEXTILES, HCI
Ellen Yi-Luen Do
Ellen Yi-Luen Do
Professor • ATLAS Director of Partnerships and Innovation • ACME Creativity Machine Environment • DESIGN, TANGIBLE INTERACTION, HAPPY HEALTH LIVING
Jill Dupre
Jill Van Matre Dupré
ATLAS Associate Director
ATLAS Institute
Melissa Felderman
Melissa Felderman
Lecturer • PHYSICAL COMPUTING, DIGITAL FABRICATION
Alicia Gibb
Alicia Gibb
BTU Lab Director • OPEN SOURCE HARDWARE, HACKING
Mark Gross
Mark D. Gross
Professor • ATLAS Director • DESIGN, ROBOTICS, TANGIBLE INTERACTION
Darren Guinness
Darren Guinness
PhD Student • Lecturer • ACCESSIBILITY, ROBOTICS
Ian Hales
Ian Hales
Instructor • DIGITAL MEDIA
Jiffer Harriman
Jiffer Harriman
Lecturer • NEW INSTRUMENTS FOR MUSICAL EXPRESSION
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Arielle Hein
Instructor • HCI, INTERACTION DESIGN, ART
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Kevin Hoth
Lecturer • PHOTOGRAPHY, DIGITAL IMAGING
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Shaun Kane
Associate Professor • ACCESSIBLITY, MOBILE HCI
Daneil Leithinger
Daniel Leithinger
Assistant Professor • THING Lab • SHAPE CHANGING & HAPTIC INTERFACES
Aileen Pierce
Aileen Pierce
Senior Instructor • Associate Director TAM Programs • MOBILE APPS, INTERACTIVE WEB
Danny Rankin
Danny Rankin
Instructor • MATERIALS, GAMES
David Schaal
David Schaal
Lead Multimedia Instructor • SOUND DESIGN, DIGITAL ARTS
Nathan Seidle
Nathan Seidle
Founder, Sparkfun Electronics • BTU Lab Hacker-in-Residence • Lecturer • HACKING
Wayne Seltzer
Wayne Seltzer
Technologist in Residence • ELECTRONICS, DIY, U-FIXIT
Ben Shapiro
Ben Shapiro
Assistant Professor • Laboratory for Playful Computation • COMPUTING FOR KIDS
Joel Swanson
Joel Swanson
Assistant Professor • Herbst Program of Humanities • TYPOLAB • ART, DESIGN, TYPOGRAPHY
Dan Szafir
Dan Szafir
Assistant Professor • Interactive Robotics and Novel Technologies Lab • ROBOTS, AUGMENTED REALITY
Michael Theodore
Michael Theodore
Director, ATLAS CMAP • Associate Professor of Composition • Center for Media, Arts and Performance • ART & TECHNOLOGY
Clement Zheng
Clement Zheng
PhD Student • Lecturer • COMPUTATIONAL DESIGN, TANGIBLE INTERACTION

Visiting Faculty

Christopher Baker
Christopher Baker
Visiting Professor • Associate Professor, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Amy Banic
Amy Banic
Remote Research Collaborator • Associate Professor of Computer Science
University of Wyoming
Uta Wilkens
Uta Wilkens
Visiting Professor • Director, Institute of Work Science, Ruhr-University Bochum • Professor in Work, Human Resources and Leadership
Ruhr-Universität Bochum

Affiliate Faculty

Alaa Ahmed
Alaa Ahmed
Associate Professor
Integrative Physiology • Mechanical Engineering
Lecia Barker
Lecia Barker
Associate Professor
Information Science
Jed Brubaker
Jed Brubaker
Assistant Professor
Information Science
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Nikolaus Correll
Associate Professor
Computer Science
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Marcel de Lange
Assistant Clinical Professor
Program of Environmental Design
Mike Eisenberg
Michael Eisenberg
Professor and Director
Institute of Cognitive Sciences • Computer Science
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Lori Emerson
Director of the Media Archaeology Lab
Intermedia Art Writing and Performance • English
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Laurie Gries
Assistant Professor
Communications
Dale Hatfield
Dale Hatfield
Spectrum Initiative Co-Director
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Jean Hertzberg
Mechanical Engineering
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Brian Keegan
Assistant Professor
Information Science
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Ben Kirshner
Faculty Director of CU Engage • Professor
Education
Rita Klees
Rita Klees
Adjunct Professor
Civil • Environmental & Architectural Engineering
Clayton Lewis
Clayton Lewis
Professor
Computer Science
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Dan Ligon
Professor of Practice
Advertising PR and Media Design
Shelly Miller
Shelly Miller
Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Doug Smith
Doug Smith
Assistant Dean for Programs and Engagement
College of Engineering & Applied Science
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Danielle Szafir
Assistant Professor • Founding Faculty
Information Science
Amy Voida
Amy Voida
Assistant Professor
Information Science
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Stephen Voida
Assistant Professor • Founding Faculty
Information Science
Gregory Whiting
Gregory L Whiting
Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering
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Helanius J. Wilkins
Assistant Professor
Theater and Dance
Tom Yeh
Tom Yeh
Assistant Professor
Computer Science

Industry Mentors

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Lennon Barnica
Industry Mentor • Executive Producer, Plus Productions, Crispin Porter + Boguski • Owner/Furniture Maker, Dean Designs
Todd Berger
Todd Berger
Industry Mentor • CEO Co-Founder Ello, the creators network • Co-Founder Berger & Föhr
Justin Gitlin, with his face partly drawn as a cartoon.
Justin Gitlin
Industry Mentor • Creative Coder • Musician • Multimedia Artist
Courtney Loveman
Courtney Loveman
Industry Mentor • VP, Chief Strategy Officer at Noun (CP+B Brand Invention)
Nick Switzer
Nick Switzer
Industry Mentor • Development Director at Elevated Third
Heather Underwood
Heather Underwood
Executive Director of Denver Biolabs
Tran Wills
Tran Wills
Industry Mentor • Creative Director/Entrepreneur • Co-Founder of Base Coat Nail Salon, SVPER ORDINARY