W. R. Berkley Innovation Labs
Office: Tisch 400 | Phone: (212) 998-0996
Ben Bowman is an award-winning filmmaker, media producer and educator who specializes in educational technology and online learning. He collaborates closely with faculty, students and administrators to integrate innovative technologies and narrative techniques into effective learning experiences.
Before joining NYU Stern, Ben lead the Instructional Design team at YU Global, where he was responsible for launching a large range of new educational media and technology projects. He has also worked in network television and feature film production. He holds an MFA in film, television and media production from the NYU Tisch School of the Arts, where he has also taught graduate courses in digital media. He has taught film at Trinity College and has been a guest lecturer at Hampton University, NYU, and the Harvard Graduate School of Design.
Office: Tisch 400 | Phone: (212) 998-0919
Amanda Justice is a filmmaker and producer with a background in multimedia development of educational materials, distance education, instructional technology, and online course design. She has designed and produced courses in physics, engineering, law, and the humanities at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University. Most recently she worked on a team designing online case studies for real estate courses at MIT. She holds a master's degree in Interactive Media from Massachusetts College of Art and Design. Amanda has a background in documentary and experimental filmmaking, and works for a Brooklyn-based cinema arts organization (Mono No Aware) in her spare time.