New Media Faculty and Staff

Meet the New Media faculty!

 

Chair - Digital Humanities and New Media Department
Assistant Professor - English Department

Matt Applegate, Ph.D.
Director of the Writing Concentration
516.323.3242
mapplegate@molloy.edu

Matt Applegate is an Assistant Professor of English & Communications at Molloy College as well as the Chair of the Digital Humanities and New Media Department and the Director of the Writing Concentration. He teaches courses in English, Communications and New Media. He received his Ph.D. from the Department of Comparative Literature at Binghamton University-SUNY and created the The Digital Manifesto Archive.

Assistant Professor - Digital Humanities and New Media
Sarah Evans, Ph.D.
516.323.3254
sevans@molloy.edu

Sarah Evans is an Assistant Professor of Digital Humanities and New Media at Molloy College. She teaches courses on game studies, game design for social good, and new media and holds a Ph.D. in Communication, Rhetoric, and Digital Media from North Carolina State University. Her interdisciplinary research documents and interrogates inequalities in gaming and game design communities as it simultaneously seeks to disrupt, intervene in and alleviate these inequalities. Through her work as a member of the research management team for the Refiguring Innovation in Games grant (ReFIG), Dr. Evans produced a co-authored, open-source, community-based game initiatives resource that brings together curricula, policies, and best practices of doing this type of work.

Jamie Cohen                  

Assistant Professor - Digital Humanities and New Media
Max Renner, Ph.D
516.323.3246
mrenner@molloy.edu

Max Renner is an Assistant Professor of the Molloy College Digital Humanities and New Media Department. He earned his PhD in Communication, Rhetoric and Digital Media from North Carolina State University. As the newest member to the department, Max is happy to be here and  excited about teaching courses on the history of media, civic engagement, and digital literacies, as well as develop courses on rhetoric in the digital age and digital humanities. Max's hobbies include playing Dungeons and Dragons, watching reality tv, white water rafting, video games, and terrible singing.

 

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Of incoming freshmen receive

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Contact Us

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Matt Applegate
Digital Humanities and New Media Department
1000 Hempstead Avenue Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002

516.323.3278

mapplegate@molloy.edu