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Theatre and Performance Studies Faculty
Heather S. Nathans, Alice and Nathan Gantcher Professor in Judaic Studies; Department Chair
Theatre History, Dramatic Literature and Criticism, Directing
Jennifer Burton, Professor of the Practice
Filmmaking and Film Studies
Deborah Cooney, Lecturer (part-time)
Voice and Speech
Linda Ross Girard, Senior Lecturer (full-time), Director of Undergraduate Studies
Costume Design
Barbara Wallace Grossman, Professor
Theatre History, Dramatic Literature and Criticism, Directing, Voice and Speech
Khary Saeed Jones, Professor of the Practice
Theatre and Performance Studies, Film and Media Studies
Kareem Khubchandani, Mellon Assistant Professor; Interim Director of Graduate Studies, 2020-2021
Performance Studies, Queer Studies, and South Asian Studies
Brian J. Lilienthal, Lecturer (full-time)
Lighting Design
Lilian Mengesha, Fletcher Foundation Assistant Professor of Dramatic Literature - On research leave for the 2020-2021 academic year
Race and Performance Studies
Noe Montez, Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Studies
Theatre History, Dramatic Literature and Criticism, Directing
Bridget Kathleen O'Leary, Visiting Artist (part-time)
Tasha Oren, Associate Professor
Theatre and Performance Studies, Film and Media Studies
Maurice Parent, Professor of the Practice
Meghan Pearson, Lecturer, Costume Shop Supervisor
Costume Production and Technology
Jessica Pizzuti, Lecture (full-time) - As of September 1, 2020
Theatre Technology
Ted Simpson, Senior Lecturer and Head of Design (full-time)
Set Design
Adam Smith, Lecturer (full-time)
Sound Engineering
Sheriden Thomas, Senior Lecturer (full-time)
Jo Williams, Lecturer, Production Manager (full-time)
Stage Management

Dance Faculty
Renata Celichowska, Director of Dance; Senior Lecturer - As of September 1, 2020 (full-time)
Ian Berg, Visiting Artist
Gretchen Hayden, Lecturer (part-time)
Jenny Oliver, Lecturer (part-time)
Taylor Travassos Lamba, Visiting Artist
Jennier Lustig Rhoton, Lecturer (part-time)
Sheriden Thomas, Senior Lecturer in Theatre and Performance Studies
Ruka White, Lecturer (part-time)
Daniel McCusker, Senior Lecturer & Head of Performance (full-time)
Jaclyn Waguespack, Lecturer (part-time)

Faculty in other departments and programs who work in related fields
Jennifer Allen, Community Health
Linda Bamber, English
Amahl Bishara, Anthropology
Gregory R. Crane, Classics
Sol Gittleman, Emeritus (German)
Judith Haber, English
Sonia Hofkosh, English
Elizabeth T. Howe, Spanish
Charles Inouye, Japanese
Vida Johnson, Russian
Lisa Lowe, English
Sarah Pinto, Anthropology
Greg Thomas, English
Malcolm Turvey, Gittleman Chair and Director of Film & Media Studies
Howard Woolf, Director of the Experimental College

Emeritus/Emerita Faculty
Downing Cless, Associate Professor Emeritus, 1979-2014
Laurence Senelick, Fletcher Professor of Oratory Emeritus
Alice E. Trexler, Associate Professor of Dance Emerita