John D. Nichols
Assistant Professor/Director of Film Studies
English
757-594-8896 | jnichols@cnu.edu

Areas of Expertise
American Film and Culture, Film Criticism and History, and American Literature and Drama.

Education
Ph.D. English and Cultural Studies, University of Pittsburgh, 1999
M.A. English, University of Pittsburgh, 1993
B.A. English, University of Richmond, 1991

Awards, Scholarships, Grants
CNU Summer Research and Dean’s Office Grants (2001, 2003, 2004)

Memberships/Associations
American Society for Theatre Research
College Composition and Communication
American Studies Association
Modern Language Association
Society for Cinema Studies

Community Involvement
Adjudicator for Virginia Regional Theater Competition
Speaker, Sewickley Art Institute, Kubrick Film Festival Keynote Speaker, Newport News Public Library, 1960’s Film Festival
Adjudicator, Warner Film Institute, Independent Film Competition