Associate ProfessorCharley has been a part of the Division of Theatre at SMU since 1970. He has coordinated undergraduate recruiting for Theatre for most of that time. He is primarily responsible for teaching Theatre courses within the SMU General Education curriculum. He has been honored for the quality of his teaching. He works with Theatre majors to help them connect as teaching artrists to the Dallas community.
EducationPh.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.A., St. Norbert College
Professional ExperienceTaught in Children's Theatre and Theatre Education Programs at SMU, Chair of Theatre, Associate Dean of Meadows School
TeachingDramatic Arts: Mirror of the Age, Creative Dramatics, The Artist in the World
M Award, Meadows Award for Outstanding Teaching