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Howard Woolf
19 Pineridge Road
Ogunquit, ME 03907
cell: 781-771-0628

Tufts University. 1982 - Present.

  • The Experimental College
    The Experimental College is Tufts University’s center for innovation in undergraduate teaching and learning.              

    Director. 2015 - Present. 
    The Director is the administrator in charge of the Experimental College, a complex operation that generates a range of high demand, student-centered initiatives annually involving nearly one-third of the undergraduates within the Schools of Arts and Sciences and Engineering.


       Associate Director. 1996 – 2015.
       Assistant Director.1985 – 1996.


  • The School of Arts and Sciences

    Associate Dean of Undergraduate Education. 2015 - Present. 
    Instructor, Film and Media Studies. 2015 - Present.


       Community Service

       Member. The Film and Media

       Studies Program Executive


       Member (ex officio). The Faculty

       Committee on Educational Policy

       Faculty Liaison to the Men’s

       Varsity Soccer Team


  • TuftsFilmWorks
    For twenty years, TuftsFilmWorks was the university’s film and digital media production program – until it was folded into our new
    Film and Media Studies major in 2015.

    Founder and Director. 1995 – 2015.       

Film Practice. 2002 – Present

Writer, Director, Editor, Colorist, Composer.  2023.
Love and the Blues. A short feature about passion, addiction, and music (currently in post-production).
Writer, Director, Editor, Colorist.  2023.
Dust. A mid-length, non-traditional feature about what happens to a bunch of kids from Boston, and the therapist who tries to save them, when the reveries of the 1960s turn into the nightmares of the 1970s.


Producer. 2020.
About Amelia. A short feature that explores murder, writing, and revenge from beyond the grave.

Writer, Director, Editor, Composer.  2019.
Letting Daniel Go. A medium-length feature about life, love, family, and cancer.

Writer, Co-producer, Director, Colorist.  2015.
Marranos. A feature film about the Crypto-Jews of Renaissance Spain.

Producer, Director, Editor, Colorist.  2014.
Agbadza at Tufts – The Concert. A live, five-camera recording of an American premiere performed by the Tufts Concert Choir, April 22, 2012.

Producer, Director, Editor, Colorist.  2014.
Agbadza at Tufts – The Documentary. A short film chronicling the efforts of Tufts Concert Choir to learn a Ghanaian song cycle never before performed in a Western setting.

Director, Editor, Colorist.  2016.
Gem of the Ocean, an experimental short for a production of the August Wilson play.

Cinematographer.  2014-2016.
Half the History. An experimental documentary about the underrepresentation of women. Produced and directed by Jennifer Burton.

Writer, Producer, Cinematographer. 2008.
The Twilight Bar and Grill. A short, surreal feature about identity.

Producer, Photographer, Cinematographer. 2007
A Good Whack. A documentary about the opera of the same name, based on the Nancy Kerrigan story.

Second Unit Cinematographer. 2002
Forty Licks. Sir Michael Apted’s suppressed documentary on the Rolling Stones.

Photography Practice. 2010 - Present.

Contract work for such clients as Charles River Media, Tufts University, and the Town of Winchester, MA.
Personal Work
Long-term projects on night photography and the digital manipulation of the photographic image.



Boston University
Completed all requirements for the Ph.D. in American Studies except dissertation.
Received Masters of Arts in American Studies.

University of Massachusetts at Boston
Received Masters of Arts in English and American Literature.
Received Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, in English and American Literature.

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