William Paul

​Professor of Film and Meida Studies
PhD, Columbia University
research interests:
  • Comedy
  • Film Movie Viewership

contact info:

mailing address:

  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
  • CB 1174
  • ONE BROOKINGS DR.
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

​Professor Paul was the founding director of Film and Media Studies. He has specialized in writing about film genres, most especially comedy, and film spectatorship.

For more information, visit William Paul's department profile.