SCM Dean James Moy gets a head start
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School of Creative Media (SCM) and, concurrently, Chair Professor of Creative Media, traveled to Los Angeles in August to meet Dean Elizabeth Daley; Mr Douglas Wellman, Director of Facilities; Professor Scott Fisher, Chair of the Interactive Media Division, and other members of the team at the School of Cinema-Television of the University of Southern California (USC). Accompanying Professor Moy was Mr Sam McBride, Project Director responsible forProfessor James S Moy, Dean of the Major Capital Projects, of City University's Campus Planning Office. They were joined by SCM Professor Mark Green who was in
“We had useful exchanges and the three of us were given a very detailed tour of the technical facilities of the School, including the
Familiarization with hardware and software was not the only purpose of the visit. From a financial standpoint, Dean Moy was also able to learn much from the USC’s experience. Dean Daley, Mr Wellman and Professor Fisher explained what had proven to work well for the School, what challenges had been encountered, in what they felt the USC had invested its money wisely, and what further aspirations they held for developing their facilities and equipment. Their advice will certainly benefit the SCM under Dean Moy’s leadership.
Professor Moy is a noted academic in theatre, film and performing arts. He received his PhD in Theatre History and Playwriting from the