Faculty and students in the Department of Performing Arts are engaged in a wide range of research projects. Faculty research work not only advances academic scholarship but also cultivates a dynamic environment for student learning and collaboration, positioning the department as a leading force in the exploration and celebration of the performing arts.

Faculty Research

Our faculty members are distinguished artists, performers, and scholars who engage in innovative research that pushes the boundaries of traditional methodologies, explores contemporary issues, and contributes to the vibrant cultural landscape.

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Undergraduate Research

You’ve Got Questions, We’ve Got Answers: Who is the point person for advising about undergraduate research? How does a student find a faculty research mentor? How do we introduce research to undergraduates? Where should they start? May a student earn academic credit for conducting research?

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