Aymar Jean Christian

Aymar Jean Christian’s work focuses on new media and cultural production. He researches how producers and organizations create and distribute web series, integrating scholarship on television and media industry studies. His work has been published in the journals ContinuumTransformative Works & Culture, First Monday, Cinema Journal, and Communication, Culture and Critique, as well as in NewsweekThe Washington PostThe Wall Street Journal, and BusinessWeek. 


PhD Communication, University of Pennsylvania
MA Communication, University of Pennsylvania
BA American Culture, University of Michigan

Awards and Fellowships

Mellon Graduate Research Fellowship, 2009-2010

Research Fellowship, The Annenberg School for Communication, 2010-2011

Fontaine Society Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, 2007-2012

Aymar Jean Christian

Assistant Professor


Communication Studies


Frances Searle Building
2240 Campus Drive
Evanston , IL 60208


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