Gottesman holds a BFA in dance from Ohio University, and an MFA in dance choreography & technology from The Ohio State University. His research focuses on the use of advanced technologies in dance theatre performance including telematics (live Internet broadcast), interactive media, and processed video with movement in live performance. He held a lectureship and staff position in the Maggie Allesee Department of Dance from 2002 to 2008. Gottesman is currently the multimedia specialist in the Media Arts area of the Department of Communication at WSU where he continues to teach, challenging traditional approaches to education and production. You can probably find him behind a camera mastering his cinematography skills or assisting a student with their Avid Media Composer conundrums.