Associate Teaching Professor
Master of Arts, Univ. of Iowa '89; B.A. Univ. of Notre Dame '86
Area of specialization: Documentary Production
Classes: Intro to Film and Television Production, Documentary Production, Internet Television Production, Guest Lectures: Inside the Entertainment Industry
Ted Mandell has taught film & video production at Notre Dame for the past 31 years. He specializes in documentary production and is also in charge of student development for Fighting Irish Media. Producer of numerous features on Notre Dame Athletics for und.com, Ted is co-director of the documentary 88 and 1 (ESPN2), the award winning documentary Okuyamba, and producer of the Fighting Irish Media documentary series First Time Fans. Ted is also in charge of the annual Notre Dame Student Film Festival, and director of the Summer Scholars Film Track for high school students. He has penned numerous national op-ed columns on media and popular culture, and is the author of the multimedia book Heart Stoppers and Hail Marys: The Greatest College Football Finishes (since 1970).