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Paul Chilsen

Carthage College
Associate Professor of Communication and Digital Media
Paul Chilsen started in Film & TV in Los Angeles, but left to pursue graduate school at Columbia College Chicago where he made the award-winning short "Gross Ratings." Paul was a Follet Fellow at Columbia and did postgraduate work at UW-Madison. He has directed and written feature films, documentaries, and Emmy-winning TV. A filmmaker and published author, he has taught at Columbia, Northwestern, and now Carthage College where he is Chair of the Communication and Digital Media Department.