Associate Teaching Professor, Associate Head of Department of Film Production & Media Studies
- Film Production
- Sound Design
- Bachelor's: University of Pennsylvania
- Master's: Boston University
Maura Shea boasts experience as a producer, sound designer and editor on projects ranging from independent feature films, such as "Ripped!" and the soon-to-be-relaeased "Spooky Action" to award-winning documentaries, such as "Malcolm X: Make it Plain."
A former lecturer of film production and sound design at Boston University's College of Communication, she wrote, directed and produced the award-winning short drama "Under Control." She also worked in corporate video production in New York as an associate producer.
She teaches producing, post-production and beginning to advanced film-video production. She and her husband, Rod Bingaman, also an associate teaching professor in the Department of Film-Video & Media Studies, operate a production company, Ma & Pa Pictures, which has produced five feature-length films to date utliizing the talents of former and current students in front of and behind the camera.
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University Park, PA 16802