Jason is Head of Research & Instruction at St. Olaf College. Previously, he was Research/Instruction and Emerging Technologies Librarian at St. Olaf and a librarian at the University of Minnesota. Prior to becoming a librarian, he was a PhD student in the Department of Cinema & Media Studies at the University of Chicago. With Sarah Keller, he is the coeditor of Jean Epstein: Critical Essays and New Translations (Amsterdam University Press, 2012).

Areas of interest and expertise

  • Copyright and scholarly communication
  • Open access and open educational resources
  • Publishing
  • Film studies

Liaison to

  • Center for Integrative Studies
  • English
  • Film and Media Studies
  • First-Year Seminar
  • Kinesiology
  • Nursing


  • MLIS, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (2012)
  • MA, Cinema & Media Studies, University of Chicago (2010)
  • MA, Film Studies, Emory University (2003)
  • BA, English, Emory University (1998)