Administrative Staff

To distribute announcements about events, workshops, or calls for papers, please contact the department's general email address -


CMS Office, mailing address:
Humanities Divsion, Cinema and Media Studies           
1010 E. 59th Street, Classics 304
Chicago, IL 60637


Traci Verleyen - Department Administrator, Graduate Affiars
Classics 304
(773) 834-1077
Office hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30AM - 5:00PM
  • Please contact Traci Verleyen for any information regarding the doctoral program, admissions, curriculum, faculty searches, and department events. 
Rebeca Valencia - Department Assistant, Undergraduate Affairs
Classics 304
Office hours: Tuesday / Thursday 8:30AM - 5:00PM; Friday 8:30AM - 12:15PM
  • Please contact Rebeca Valencia for any information regarding the undergraduate program and department events. 

Administrative appointments of Cinema and Media Studies Faculty:

Prof. Daniel Morgan
Chair of Cinema and Media Studies 
Classics 308
(773) 702-3317                                          


Prof. Allyson Field
Director of Graduate Studies

Classics 309
(773) 834-7290


Prof. James Lastra
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Classics 310
(773) 702-9244