Distinguished Professor of TheatreDr. Eifert teaches all aspects of the theatre, including contemporary theatre, oral interpretation of literature, acting and directing. As the director of many different productions, the majority of her research involves learning about the productions she’s going to be working on. She also researches the study of the theatre and plays. Dr. Eifert has been a mentor to many students, helping them with directing projects, reading dramatic literature, stage management and drama therapy.