Robert Beshara

Robert Beshara

Student Instructor

Phone: 678-839-6510 | Fax: 678-839-0611

Email:  rbeshara@westga.edu

Office: Melson Hall

Biography

Robert Beshara has embraced transdisciplinarity during his career as both a fine artist and an academic. He has also celebrated diversity throughout his life, having Egyptian and Polish roots, and now being an American citizen. Beshara has lived across the United States, in the East Coast and the Midwest, and currently he lives in the South. Although, his major in high school was Math, he ended up taking refuge in the humanities and social sciences. Robert was awarded a BA in Theatre, with a minor in Music, in 2007 from the American University in Cairo (AUC) and an MFA in Independent Film and Digital Imaging in 2012 from Governors State University (GSU). From 2009-2011, was a Graduate Assistant at GSU where he mainly worked as a Media Lab Assistant and occasionally as a Teaching Assistant. In 2012, Beshara had a film in competition at the Dubai International Film Festival. He has published a few research papers on cinema and transpersonal topics. His particular research interest is Internet Addiction. In 2012, he moved from Chicago to Carrollton to pursue a PhD in Consciousness and Society at the University of West Georgia (UWG). At UWG, he has been a Graduate Research Assistant and is presently a Graduate Teaching Assistant (Instructor).


Courses and Sections

  • Courses Taught
    • PSYC-1030 (Personal Relationships)    
    • PSYC-1101 (Intro to General Psychology)    
  • Fall 2014 Sections
    • PSYC-1101 (Intro to General Psychology) Section: LXP
    • PSYC-1101 (Intro to General Psychology) Section: L2P   [View Syllabus]