Faculty

Photo of John Bacus John Bacus
Lecturer • Product Management Director at SketchUp
ATLAS Institute
Matthew Bethancourt Matthew Bethancourt
Instructor • Director TAM Programs
ATLAS Institute
August Black August Black
Technologist-in-Residence
ATLAS Institute
Jonathan Black Jonathan Black
Lecturer • Co-Owner of Cast Iron Design co
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
Photo of Chris Carruth leaning against a wall 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
Arielle Hein in a black sweater Arielle Hein
Instructor
ATLAS Institute
Kevin Hoth holds a phone displaying a photo of his eye in front of his left eye. Kevin Hoth
Instructor
ATLAS Institute
Daneil Leithinger Daniel Leithinger
Assistant Professor
ATLAS Institute • Computer Science
Mustafa Naseem Mustafa Naseem
Instructor • ICTD Expert in Residence
ATLAS Institute
Aileen Pierce Aileen Pierce
Senior Instructor • Associate Director TAM Programs
ATLAS Institute
Danny Rankin Danny Rankin
Lecturer
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

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
Photo of Nikolaus Correll Nikolaus Correll
Associate Professor
Computer Science
Photo of Marcel de Lange Marcel de Lange
Assistant Clinical Professor
Program of Environmental Design
Mike Eisenberg Michael Eisenberg
Professor and Director
Institute of Cognitive Sciences • Computer Science
Photo of Lori Emerosn Lori Emerson
Director of the Media Archaeology Lab
Intermedia Art Writing and Performance • English
Photo of Laurie Gries Laurie Gries
Assistant Professor
Communications
Dale Hatfield Dale Hatfield
Spectrum Initiative Co-Director
Photo of Jean Hertzberg Jean Hertzberg
Mechanical Engineering
Photo of Shaun Kane Shaun Kane
Assistant Professor
Computer Science • Information Science
Photo of Brian Keegan Brian Keegan
Assistant Professor
Information Science
Photo of Ben Kirshner 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
Photo of Dan Ligon 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
Photo of Danielle Szafir Danielle Szafir
Assistant Professor • Founding Faculty
Information Science
Amy Voida Amy Voida
Assistant Professor
Information Science
Photo of Stephen Voida Stephen Voida
Assistant Professor • Founding Faculty
Information Science
Gregory Whiting Gregory L Whiting
Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Photo of Helanius Wilkins Helanius J. Wilkins
Assistant Professor
Theater and Dance
Tom Yeh Tom Yeh
Assistant Professor
Computer Science

Industry Mentors

Lennon Barnica with a red baseball cap on her head backwards. 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

Staff

Ruscha Cohen Ruscha Cohen
Graduate Programs Advisor
Hillary Faichnie Hillary Faichnie
HR Liaison
Susan Glairon dressed in a jacket with thin white and black stripes stands with tree leaves in the background. 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