Phil is the Manager for the Technology Learning and Media Center held within Tufts University Department of Education. He produces new media content for projects, integrates technology into the education curriculum, and trains faculty and students in the use of both video and the Internet. In association with Tufts Academic Technology unit, he introduced the digital toolbox to the education curriculum which serves as an adaptable e-portfolio for both pre-service teachers and faculty.
Phil holds a BS in Communications from Temple University and a Master of Arts in English and American Literature from Harvard University. He brings a background in video production and online curriculum development to Tufts after serving as a producer for WGBH Educational Productions in Boston. There he produced best practice and professional development videos as well as special collection content for Teachers Domain, an online teaching and learning curriculum resource for teachers. Phil has produced and directed both local and national productions for PBS including Antiques Roadshow, Ballroom Dancing, and Frontline. He received multiple New England Emmy awards for children’s programming, music, and documentary productions. In 2006 he received a Cine Golden Eagle Award for producing Two Spirits Gallery, a video focusing on the art of Alaska’s recovering addicts and homeless population.