Matt Omasta

Caine College of Arts 

Department of Theatre Arts

Faculty Researcher of the Year

Matt Omasta is a professor in the Department of Theatre Arts. His research considers issues in educational drama and theatre for young audiences.  

In the past three years, Dr. Omasta has published 8 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters with respected presses in his field, including a book to be published in 2022 and another under contract.  

His efforts extend to students, helping them become scholars and researchers in their own right in his role overseeing graduate and undergraduate research in the Caine College of the Arts.  

Matt Omasta