Sharon Sharp

Sharon Sharp

College of Arts & Humanities


Associate Professor

(310) 243-3688

Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles (Film and Television with a Concentration in Women's Studies)
M.A. University of California, Los Angeles (Film and Television)
B.A. University of California, Berkeley (History of Art)

A member of the faculty since 2007, Dr. Sharp specializes in the areas of television studies, science fiction studies, and human animal studies. She has published on television, gender, and genre in Science Fiction Film and Television, Women's Studies, Film Quarterly, Global Television Formats: Understanding Television Across Borders (Routledge, 2012) and Reading Desperate Housewives (I.B. Tauris, 2007). Her current project is on the work of nonhuman animals in media.