Haidee Wasson is currently the Associate Dean of Research in the Faculty of Fine Arts at Concordia University. She first came to Concordia in 2004, having taught at the University of Minnesota. Her interdisciplinary scholarship includes work on film and film culture, museums, emergent technologies, feminism and media historiography. Wasson’s current SSHRC-funded research project investigates the history of portable film technologies and expanded cinema. Wasson’s active research profile includes a residency at the Museum of Modern Art, a visiting appointment at Harvard, and membership on five international editorial boards. She also co-edits a book series for the British Film Institute devoted to cultural histories of cinema. Her own published work includes: Useful Cinema, with Charles Acland, (Duke UP, 2011); Inventing Film Studies, co-edited with Dr. Lee Grieveson (Duke UP, 2008), and the award- winning Museum Movies (UC Press, 2005).
Useful Cinema – http://www.dukeupress.edu/Catalog/ViewProduct.php?productid=18840
Inventing Film Studies- http://www.dukeupress.edu/Catalog/ViewProduct.php?productid=10947
Museum Movies – http://www.ucpress.edu/book.php?isbn=9780520241312