M.F.A., University of New Orleans
212-J Allen Hall
Jason D. Buch is an Associate Professor in English and Screenwriting / New Media. Professor Buch received his B.S. in Computer Science from the University of South Florida and his M.F.A. in Film, Theatre and Communications Arts, with a focus on Screenwriting, from the University of New Orleans. For six years following his undergraduate degree, he worked as a software developer for AT&T. He served as an Associate Producer on the 2007 Telly award- winning PBS documentary American Creole: New Orleans Reunion, as a Producer on Air Racers(a multi-screen, multimedia experience for the Louisiana State Museum), as an Associate Producer on the Louisiana Public Broadcasting’s co-production, Harvest to Restore, and as a Producer on Katrina and Beyond, also for the Louisiana State Museum. Professor Buch is an active filmmaker, including writing and directing the interactive iPhone/iPad video app So You're Dating a Vampire and the streaming series Arceneaux. Professor Buch’s work looks at the intersection of technology and storytelling, and he teaches courses on Interactive Storytelling and Virtual Production.
Area(s) of Interest
Screenwriting, Film, New Media