Department of Theatre and Film

Theatre and Film Faculty and Staff

department chair

Holly Monsos, MFA (bio) (CV) B.A., Michigan State University; M.F.A., University of Montana.
Interim Chair, Professor of Theatre
Ph: 419.530.5083 | Office: PA 1030A 


Charlene Gilbert, MFA (bio) B.A., Yale University, M.F.A., Temple University
Professor of Film, Dean of College of Arts and Letters
Ph: 419.530.2413 | Office: UH 3180

Holly Hey, MFA (bio) (CV) B.F.A., Ohio University; M.F.A., School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Professor of Film
Ph: 419.530.4546 | Office: PA 1041

Quincy Joyner, MFA (bio) (CV) B.A., Columbia College Chicago; M.F.A. Vermont College of Fine Arts
Associate Lecturer, Film
Ph: 419.530.4922 | Office: PA 2053
Email: Quincy.Joyner@UToledo.Edu

Tammy Kinsey, MFA (bio) (CV) B.A., Virginia Tech; M.F.A., Virginia Commonwealth University.
Professor of Film
Ph: 419.530.2390 | Office: PA 2050 

Matt Yockey, PHD (bio) (CV) B.A., Indiana University; M.A., Ohio University; Ph.D., Indiana University.
Associate Professor of Film, Head of Film
Ph: 419.530.4922 | Office: PA 2053 

theatre FACULTY

Matt Foss, PhD Theatre (bio) (CV) MFA Acting, Roosevelt University, Chicago; PhD Theatre, Wayne State University.
Associate Professor, Acting/Directing
Ph: 419.530.2254 | Office: PA 2055
Email: Matthew.Foss@UToledo.Edu

Edmund Lingan, PHD (bio) (CV) B.F.A., Texas State University; Ph.D., City University of New York.
Professor, Theatre Studies/Directing
Ph: 419.530.2855 | Office: PA 2057

Kelly McBane, MFA (bio) (CV) B.A., Slippery Rock University, M.F.A., Ohio University.
Associate Lecturer, Costume Technology
Ph: 419.530.4318 (Office)  | Office: SL 3010,  Costume Shop SL 3070

Christopher Montpetit, MFA (bio) (CV) B.A., Niagara University; M.F.A., Columbia University.
Associate Lecturer, Theatre Management
Ph: 419.530.4776 | Office: PA 1030D

Stephen Sakowski, MFA (bio) (CV) B.F.A., Otterbein College; M.F.A., University of California San Diego.
Associate Professor, Lighting and Sound Design
Ph: 419.530.2688 | Office: PA 2061

Daniel Thobias, MFA (bio) (CV) B.F.A., University of California, Berkley; M.F.A., North Carolina School of Arts.
Associate Professor, Set and Costume Design
Ph: 419.530.2460 or 4318 | Office: PA 2048

Nathaniel White, MFA (bio) (CV) M.F.A., University of Alabama, B.A., University of Nebraska at Kearney.
Associate Lecturer, Technical Director
Ph: 419.530.4557 | Office: PA 1042A

Emeritus FACULTY

Jim Hill (bio) B.A., M.A., Adams State College; M.F.A., University of Arizona.
Emeritus Professor of Theatre 
Ph: 419.824.8341 | Email:

Elaine Valois B.A., Bowling Green State University; Certificate, Sorbonne University of Paris; M.A., Bowling Green State University.
Emerita Professor of Dance
Ph: Contact Department Office 419.530.2202 

Daniel J. Watermeier B.A., University of Tennessee; M.A., University of Maryland; Ph.D., University of Illinois.
Emeritus Professor of Theatre
Ph: 239.513.6991 | Email:

Chuck Williams (bio) B.A., Texas Christian University; M.A., Stanford University.
Emeritus Professor of Theatre
Ph: Contact Department Office 419.530.2202 


Robin Kuhl
Ph: 419.530.5063 | Office: PA 1030

Kristin Brooks 
Account Clerk
Ph: 419.530.5072 | Office: PA 1030E

Film Equipment Room
Ph: 419.530.4548 | Office: PA 1037 

Last Updated: 8/31/20