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Christopher W Sims CV

Associate Professor of the Practice in the Sanford School of Public Policy
Sanford School of Public Policy
Box 90802, Durham, NC 27708-0802
1317 W Pettigrew St, Durham, NC 27705

Recent Courses

Teaching Activities

2021– Master of Public Policy Program, Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke University

2021– Graduate Liberal Studies, Duke University

2019 Graduate Workshops, Sri Aurobindo Centre for Arts and Communication, New Delhi, India

2001–10 Continuing Education, Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University / Duke Continuing Studies.

1994–97 Summer workshop training for undergraduates interning at health, education, and labor organizations serving migrant farmworkers in North Carolina and South Carolina.


Documentary Studies (undergraduate):

First Year Seminar

Multimedia Documentary

Documentary Engagement

Farmworkers in North Carolina

Web Design and Narrative

Capstone Seminar

Capturing the City: Documentary Photography in Berlin

Traditions in Documentary Studies

MFA in Experimental and Documentary Arts (graduate):

Thesis Production

Public Policies Studies (graduate):

Ethics and Equity in Media, Documentary, and Technology

Liberal Studies (graduate):

Documentary Explorations

Continuing Education:

Advanced Photography Seminar

Photography and the Holocaust

Multimedia Production

Web Design

Community partnerships with Music Maker Relief Foundation, North Carolina Folklife Institute, and Student Action with Farmworkers.