Jonathan Jones is doctoral coordinator and an adjunct professor at NYU Steinhardt in the Program in Educational Theatre and at Borough of Manhattan Community College in the Theatre, Communications and Speech Department teaching courses in drama in education, creative drama, teaching and directing Shakespeare, theatre history and public speaking. He currently serves as editor of ArtsPraxis. He received his MA and Ph.D. from NYU’s Program in Educational Theatre and an MA in English from National University. He previously taught theatre and English at North Hollywood High School in California. While there, he was honoured with The Inspirational Educator Award from Universal Studios and was awarded a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities.