B.A. English, Wake Forest University
M.F.A. Dramaturgy, SUNY Stony Brook University
Ph.D. with distinction Performance Studies, New York University
Since 1996 Professor Jeffreys has taught a range a theatre history, dramatic literature and dramaturgy courses SUNY Stony Brook Department of Theatre Arts, and has been honored with a President’s Award for Excellence in Part-Time Teaching. He has also worked as adjunct at NYU Tisch School of the Arts Department of Drama, Undergraduate for the past 5 years leading lesbian and gay performance studies and dramatic literature and theatre history courses. He has published in a range of anthologies, encyclopedias and journals from The Drama Review to Theatre History Studies, Women & Performance and The Journal of New York Folklore and written book reviews and author profiles for trade publications worldwide from The Village Voice to Dutch and blue. He has worked in dramaturgical capacities for productions at BAM’s Next Wave Festival, PS122, and for SALT Theater as well as serving as a judge for the NYC Fringe Festival for many years.