Santa Clara University

Phone: 408-551-3335
Location: Victor B. and Julia Botto Vari Hall
Room number: Arts & Sciences 123
Courses taught:
Storytelling for Children (Comm 165), Technology and Communication (Comm 12), Communication Media and Technology in Education (Comm 161)

Dr. Christina JooYeon Ri

Academic Year Adjunct Lecturer (AYAL)

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film and Television, New York University, NY.

Master of Science in Digital Imaging and Design (Concentration in Digital Media), New York University, NY.

Doctor of Education in Education (Concentration in Media Studies), Fielding Graduate University, CA 

Christina Ri believes in learning-centered education and her passion for students inspires her to create an engaging classroom environment. Challenging students to broaden their minds by enhancing their awareness of culture, diversity, and individual differences as an essential part of academic success, as well as in their personal and professional growth is an important part of Ri’s approach to education. Her pioneer scholarly research – A Triangulated Study of a Sights and Sounds of Nature Film as a Motivator for Ecologically Sustainable Practices – has been recognized amongst numerous media scholars. Ri’s digital film and multi-media installation work has been recognized in numerous international media festivals as well as in number of digital publications. Ri’s true dedication for education and passion for students have been highly recognized by the president of the United States of America with an Outstanding Community Service Award.