Brian Staszel-Department of English - Carnegie Mellon University

Brian Staszel

Multimedia Designer, Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University; Adjunct Faculty, Carnegie Mellon University School of Design; Adjunct Faculty, Pittburgh Filmmakers


Brian Staszel is an adjunct faculty member in the CMU School of Design and has been the Multimedia Designer for the CMU Robotics Institute since 2002. In addition to shooting and editing narratives on film, he is interested in creating immersive, interactive experiences that blend emerging filmmaking technologies, design, programming and robotics.

His video work at the Robotics Institute has been credited in programs produced for PBS and The Discovery Channel. Brian has also produced award-winning work in collaboration with CMU's Human Computer Interaction Institute.  Prior to coming to CMU, Brian worked on interactive projects with Brady Communications for clients including PNC Bank, Royal Caribbean and Hedstrom Toys.