|Assistant Professor in the Digital Media and Communication Department of Hilbert College.|
Chris Gallant is an authority on visual journalism, documentary and multimedia production. He is a graduate of Buffalo State College’s Communication Department where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree (and later on was a 2008 recipient of the college’s Young Alumnus Achievement Award and a 2010 recipient of the Communication department's Professional Achievement Award). In 2007 he graduated from the University at Buffalo’s Department of Media Study where he received a Master of Fine Arts degree in media arts production.
Now he serves as an Assistant Professor in the Digital Media and Communication Department of Hilbert College. Previous to this appointment, Gallant served at the University at Buffalo as an adjunct professor for three years. He is also involved in the media arts community and served on the Board of Directors at Squeaky Wheel, Buffalo’s Media Arts Center for several years.