Education
2004
University of Paris VIII, Department of Hypermedia
Doctoral Degree with highest honors in Science of Information and Communication.
Dissertation’s title: Consequences of Digitizing Temporal Objects

1999
University of Paris VIII, Department of Hypermedia
Diplôme d’Etudes Approfondies (Masters Degree) with honors:
Thesis:  Representation and Processing of Time in Interactive Multimedia Design

1998
University of Paris XIII,  Department of Educational Science
Specialists Degree,  “Educational, Entertainment and Cultural Multimedia Products”

1995
University of Paris XIII, Computer Science Department
Specialist’s Degree in Computer Science and Communication: Multimedia Design.

1983
College of Audiovisual Design, Paris.  Degree in film.

1981
University of Paris III, Department of Research and Study of Cinematography
Modern Arts Degree (Deug) option, Cinema.

Permanent, Full-time University Positions

-1998-2000
University of Paris XIII, College of Literature, Human and Social Sciences, Department of Educational
Science, Degree “Educational, Entertainment, and Cultural Multimedia Products”.
Department Head, Pr. F.Dajez
Position: Assistant Professor and Department Coordinator. In charge of courses in: Programming with
Macromedia’s Director, The Analysis of Multimedia Products, and Methods for Interactive Script-writing.
Supervision and counseling for term projects.

-2001-2003
College of Design, Art’Com, Casablanca, Morocco, Department of Multimedia Design:
Position: Chief of Pedagogy for the Multimedia Sector.  Audit, evaluation and re-definition of objectives, contents and sequences of courses.  Courses in Multimedia design and interactive script writing.  Practical training.

-2004-2005
University of Toulon et du Var, Institute of Technology, Director, Denis Gasté:.
Position: Assistant Professor and Coordinator for the Degree in Interactive Digital Audiovisual Media.Courses in Sound Design for Multimedia Products. Methods for Interactive Script-writing.   Supervision and counseling for term projects.

-2006 to Present
University of Texas at Dallas, School of Arts and Humanities, Arts and Technology Program.
Position: Professor of Digital Sound Design & Ph.D. Advisor for Arts and Technology.

Temporary Lecturer and Instructor University Positions
-1985-2000
University of Paris V René Descartes, College of Technology; Information and Documentation,
University Technical Degree, with an option in Documentation.
Department Head, Dr. Hélène Soennen
Course title: “History of Audiovisual Techniques and Multimedia Practices.” Annual course.
Position: Lecturer

-1998-2000
University of Paris XIII, College of Technology of Villetaneuse, University Degree of Multimedia Design.
Department Head, Dr. Pierre Barboza: Training and programming techniques with Macromedia Director.
Supervision and counseling for term projects.
Position: Instructor

University of Paris VIII, Department of Information and Communication, Bachelors Degree in Communication,. Course Title: “Representation of space and time within digital multimedia systems”.
Position: Lecturer

University of Paris XIII, College of Literature, Human and Social Sciences, Department of Educational Science, Degree “Science of Game”.
Department Head, Pr. Gilles Brougère
Course title: “Multimedia Games.  Methods for Analysis and Creation.”
Position: Instructor