Melody Gilbert

Melody Gilbert

Melody Gilbert

Teaching Instructor,
Department of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics

M.A., Documentary Filmmaking & Transnationalism, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 2002

B.A., Sociology & French, Tulane University, 1980

Professional Background

Adjunct Professor, School of Journalism & Mass Communication, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 2018

Director/Producer/Cinematographer,Silicone Soul, 2018

Director/Producer/Cinematographer,The Summer Help, 2016

Assistant Professor/Department Chair, American University in Bulgaria, 2015

Research Interests

Melody Gilbert is an award-winning independent documentary filmmaker who has directed, produced, shot (and sometimes edited) 7 feature-length films. She also works with other filmmakers and production companies as a producer for stories she loves. Melody is also a passionate educator who has taught filmmaking at universities and for organizations around the globe.

Currently Teaching Courses
HSEM 3511H Science Court