BA, Philosophy, Deree – The American College of Greece; MA, Film Studies, University of Southampton, UK; PhD, Aesthetics and Cinema, University of Southampton, UK
Melenia Arouh joined Deree in 2005, teaching courses in the Communication and Philosophy departments. Her current teaching includes such courses as Introduction to Film & Television Studies, Film Analysis, Screenwriting, Aesthetics, and Philosophy and Cinema. Her publication and research interests are in the areas of film aesthetics, film and television theory and the philosophical study of cinema. She has worked in the past as a freelance journalist for a number of Greek magazines and newspapers, including Cogito and Eleftherotypia. At Deree she serves as the advisor to the Film Club, which organizes the annual Deree student film festival.