Monika Raesch, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Communication & Journalism

Phone: 617-994-6461
Fax: 617-742-6982
Office: Somerset Building, Rm. 417A


  • Executive Diploma, Chartered Management Institute, UK
  • PhD, European Graduate School, Switzerland
  • Certificate in Education, Plymouth University, UK
  • MA, Emerson College
  • BA, Framingham State College

Research Interests

  • Teaching and learning methodology
  • Cultural comparisons, including film movements
  • TV show’s adaptation in different countries
  • News reporting worldwide


Monika Raesch is an Associate Professor in the Department of Communication and Journalism at Suffolk University. She teaches both video production and film studies, including a course in World Cinema. She is a native of Germany and holds degrees from four different countries, implying her passion for foreign cultures and film. Prior to joining Suffolk University she taught film and media studies in the UK.

Courses Taught

CJN 288 - Silent Cinema to Citizen Kane

CJN 325 - World Cinema

CJN 355 - Media Production

CJN 455 - Advanced Media Production