University of Southern California

IML-Poster-on-MM-LiteracyThe Institute for Multimedia Literacy (IML) at the University of Southern California

From 2004-2008, Anne Balsamo served as Director of the IML during which time she coordinated the development of an Honors Program in Multimedia Authoring and the architecture of new cross-disciplinary program called Multimedia in the Core in collaboration with the USC College. She was responsible for the completion of the research objectives supported by an $8 million grant from Atlantic Philanthropies.

unnamedThe Interactive Media Division CoDesign Lab in the School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California

From 2008-2011, the IMD CoDesign Lab supported collaborative research projects led by IMD faculty on the topics of Public Interactives (Anne Balsamo), 3D Cinema (Perry Hoberman), Mobile and Immersive Media (Scott Fisher),Games for Health (Marientina Gotsis).

Anne Balsamo served as the Director of the IMD CoDesign Lab from its founding in 2008 until it was decommissioned in 2011.