Noah J. Springer, PhD
Acquisitions Assistant
New Media, Game Studies, Digital Humanities, HCI, and Education



Work Experience

  • Acquisitions Assistant, The MIT Press (2016 – Present)
  • Graduate Part-Time Instructor; Journalism & Mass Communication, UCB; Fall 2013, Fall 2014.
  • Graduate Research Assistant: Journalism & Mass Communication, UCB; 2011-2015.
  • Graduate Research Assistant: Cinema & Photography, SIUC; 2009-2010.


  • UCB – Journalism & Mass Communication 1001: “Contemporary Media Analysis” (UCB, Fall 2013 & Fall 2014).
  • UCB – Pre-Collegiate Development Programs: “Fundamentals of Journalism.” (UCB, Summer 2014).
  • UCB – Journalism Summer Intensive Workshop: “Technology and Education.” (UCB, Summer 2014).
  • UCB – Journalism and Mass Communication online course. “History of Documentary,” (assistant to Kathleen Ryan). Summer 2013.
  • SIUC – Department of Cinema and Photography. “Introduction to Film History & Analysis,” (assistant to Jyotsna Kapur). Spring 2010-Spring 2011.
  • SIUC – Department of Cinema and Photography: “Film Theory and Criticism,” (assistant to Susan Felleman). Spring 2010.


  • James Anderson and Noah J. Springer (Upcoming/2017). “The Resonance of Zapatismo: A Problem-Posing Public Pedagogy of Prefiguration.” Latin American Perspectives.
  • Kathleen M. Ryan, Noah J. Springer, Deborah A. Macey, and Mary Erickson, co-editors (2016). Friends, Lovers, Co-Workers, and Community: Everything I know About Relationships I Learned from Television. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
  • Kathleen M. Ryan, Deborah A. Macey, and Noah J. Springer, co-editors (2014). How Television Shapes Our Worldview: Media Representations of Social Trends and Change. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.