Erin Kamler is an acclaimed composer, playwright, and academic researcher. Her work reflects her passion for the intersection of feminist social justice and the arts. Kamler earned her Ph.D. at the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, where her research focused on the trafficking and migration of women in Thailand, and using the arts as a tool for political communication and human rights witnessing.
In the classroom, Kamler encourages students to apply critical and creative thinking to achieve their educational and personal goals. She teaches The Arts and Social Change, as well as Socioeconomic Influences on the Arts and Literature.