Faculty

Matthew Bethancourt
Matthew Bethancourt
Senior Instructor • Director TAM Programs
ATLAS Institute
August Black
August Black
Technologist-in-Residence • Lecturer
ATLAS Institute
Jonathan Black
Jonathan Black
Lecturer • Co-Owner of Cast Iron Design
ATLAS Institute
Daniel Braha
Daniel Braha
Lecturer • Designer
ATLAS Institute
Annie Bruns
Annie Bruns
Instructor
ATLAS Institute
Carson Bruns
Carson Bruns
Assistant Professor
ATLAS Institute • Mechanical Engineering
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Christopher Carruth
Instructor
ATLAS Institute
Laura Devendorf
Laura Devendorf
Assistant Professor • Unstable Design Lab
ATLAS Institute • Information Science
Ellen Yi-Luen Do
Ellen Yi-Luen Do
Professor • ATLAS Director of Partnerships and Innovation • A Creativity Machine Environment
ATLAS Institute • Computer Science
Jill Dupre
Jill Van Matre Dupré
ATLAS Associate Director
ATLAS Institute
Alicia Gibb
Alicia Gibb
BTU Lab Director
ATLAS Institute
Mark Gross
Mark D. Gross
Professor • ATLAS Director
ATLAS Institute • Computer Science
Ian Hales
Ian Hales
Instructor
ATLAS Institute
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Arielle Hein
Instructor
ATLAS Institute
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Kevin Hoth
Lecturer
ATLAS Institute
Daneil Leithinger
Daniel Leithinger
Assistant Professor
ATLAS Institute • Computer Science
Aileen Pierce
Aileen Pierce
Senior Instructor • Associate Director TAM Programs
ATLAS Institute
Danny Rankin
Danny Rankin
Instructor
ATLAS Institute
David Schaal
David Schaal
Lead Multimedia Instructor
ATLAS Institute
Wayne Seltzer
Wayne Seltzer
Lecturer
ATLAS Institute
Ben Shapiro
Ben Shapiro
Assistant Professor • Laboratory for Playful Computation
ATLAS Institute • Computer Science
Joel Swanson
Joel Swanson
Assistant Professor • Herbst Program of Humanities • TYPOLAB
ATLAS Institute
Dan Szafir
Dan Szafir
Assistant Professor • Interactive Robotics and Novel Technologies Lab
ATLAS Institute • Computer Science
Michael Theodore
Michael Theodore
Director, ATLAS CMAP • Associate Professor of Composition • Center for Media, Arts and Performance
ATLAS Institute • College of Music

Visiting Faculty

Christopher Baker
Christopher Baker
Visiting Professor • Associate Professor, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Amy Banic
Amy Banic
Visiting Professor • Professor of Computer Science
University of Wyoming
Uta Wilkens
Uta Wilkens
Visiting Professor • Institute of Work Science, University of Bochum
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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Shaun Kane
Assistant Professor
Computer Science • Information Science
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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
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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

Staff

Ruscha Cohen
Ruscha Cohen
Graduate Programs Advisor
Hillary Faichnie
Hillary Faichnie
HR Liaison
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Susan Glairon
Communications Specialist
Stephen Hawthorne
Stephen Hawthorne
Member of CU Boulder Advancement Team
Dave Kalahar
Dave Kalahar
Course Scheduler
Bret Mann
Bret Mann
Technical Manager and Broadcast Engineer
Gary McCrumb
Gary McCrumb
Performance Production Manager
Betsy Noecker
Betsy Noecker
Administrative Assistant
Sharon Powers
Sharon Powers
Senior Assistant for Graduate Programs and Outreach
Sara Preston
Sara Preston
Business Manager
Marisa Reynolds
Marisa Reynolds
Academic Advisor, BS TAM
Nick Sutcliffe
Nick Sutcliffe
Director of Communications
Randi Viola
Randi Viola
Business Manager
Stephnie Wanek
Stephanie Wanek
Chief of Operations