Melissa Lenos

  • Part-Time Instructor

Melissa Lenos is Senior Director of Graduate Advising and Engagement for the Humanities at the University of Pittsburgh. She was previously Associate Professor of English at Donnelly College, where she also served as Chair of Liberal Arts & Sciences. Her primary areas of research are narratology and media pedagogy and her work has appeared in Cinema Journal: In Focus, Antenna, and In Media Res. She is co-author (with Kevin L. Ferguson) of the forthcoming Generation X: The Popular Culture that Defined the MTV Generation and co-editor (with Anna Froula, Tanya Horeck, and Erin Meyers) of the forthcoming Televising True Crime: The True Crime Genre in the Digital Age.