Assistant Professor of Visual and Digital Media & Interim Department Chair
Ph.D. Film and Media, Southern Illinois University
M.F.A. Screenwriting, Chapman University
Location: LAS Building, Office 143
Phone: (702) 992-2619
Dr. Davis holds an MFA in screenwriting from Chapman University and a Ph.D. in film and media from Southern Illinois University, where he was a Morris Fellow. He specializes in intersections between cinema and digital media, including digital aesthetics and CGI cinema, cinema studies and new media theory, and historical and contemporary animation. Dr. Davis teaches classes in both theory and production and has personal interests in music, mountain biking, and creative writing.
Dr. Davis currently serves as the interim Department Chair of Humanities.