Sonoma State University

Sonoma State University

  • Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts & Dance - August 2017-August 2019

Taught in the Acting Concentration of the Theatre Arts & Dance Department classes of 12-23 undergraduate students, both majors and non-majors. Serving as Academic Advisor to department majors and minors. Directed for the department season, and supporting other department shows as requested. Developed interdisciplinary research and creative projects both within and between SSU Schools.

During my time at SSU I received the following grants, fellowships, and conference invitations:

  • SSU Koret Scholars Award
  • SSU Research and Creative Projects Summer Fellowship
  • Faculty SOURCE Award
  • The Norwick Memorial Award
  • IUGTE Conference: Theater between tradition and contemporaneity

COURSES TAUGHT

Spring Semester 2019:

THAR 160B (Discussion Sections 006, 008) Humanities Learning Community: Performance, the Artistic Process, and You (GE Areas A3 and C3)

THAR 220B Characterization

THAR 420D Devised Project Workshop

Fall Semester 2018:

THAR 160A (Discussion Sections 006, 008) Humanities Learning Community: Performance, the Artistic Process, and You (GE Areas A3 and C3)

THAR 301 Production Director - Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play by Anne Washburn

THAR 311 Actor-Dancer Collaboration II

Spring Semester 2018:

THAR 120 Acting Fundamentals

THAR 160B (Discussion Sections 006, 008) Humanities Learning Community: Performance, the Artistic Process, and You (GE Areas A3 and C3)

THAR 324 On-Camera Acting & Production


Fall Semester 2017:

THAR 160A (Discussion Sections 006, 008) Humanities Learning Community: Performance, the Artistic Process, and You (GE Areas A3 and C3)

THAR 220A Text & Scene Study

THAR 320/420 Acting Block – Physical Approaches, and Foundation/Core