People

The People at Queens Podcast Lab

Participating Faculty

Joseph N. Cohen

Queens College

Joseph Cohen is the Co-Director of the Queens Podcast Lab, and an Associate Professor of Sociology at Queens College in the City University of New York.  He is the founder and a regular host of The Annex Sociology Podcast and Pod Scholarship.

Jason Tougaw

Queens College

Jason Tougaw is Co-Director of the Queens Podcast Lab, and a Professor of English at Queens College in the City University of New York.  In addition to his work at the Lab, Jason is also faculty adviser for the Knight News and director of Queens College’s English graduate program.

Ryan Sperry

Queens College

Ryan Sperry is a a Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology at Queens College in the City University of New York.  He is a member of the Podcast Research Team and occasional host of The Annex Sociology Podcast.

Daniel Morrison

Abilene Christian University

Daniel Morrison is an Associate Professor of Sociology at Abilene Christian University.  He is a host of The Annex Sociology Podcast.

Students

Anthony Borelli

WQMC/QC Pod Coordinator

Anthony is a Media Studies graduate student at Queens College.

Marissa Gil

Production

Marissa is a fellow in the CUNY MediaMKRS program.  Marissa is a junior in Queens College’s Media Studies Program.

Theo Lukes

Web & Social Media

Theo is a student at Queens College

Amy Meneses

Creator/Producer

Amy is a Media Studies and Sociology student at Queens College.

Mehdi McFarlane

Creator/Producer

Mehdi is a graduate student in Queens College’s English program.

Oscar Rosario-Caballero

Annex Coordinator

Jonathan is a student, journalist, and podcaster at Queens College. 

Hall of Fame Alumni

Anika Chowdhury was this project’s first producer and Head Producer from 2017 to 2018.  She is now a Production Coordinator at Dreamworks.

Lisseth Moreno recently graduated with a degree in Media Studies from Queens College.  She was our project’s Head Producer from 2019 to 2021.