Laura S. Byland
School of the Arts
Department of Theatre and Dance
Phone: 205-726-4043

Laura Byland is an Associate Professor of Theatre at Samford University in Birmingham, AL.  Laura has recently developed a BFA in Theatre for Youth at Samford University and is actively engaged in directing, teaching, curriculum building, and community outreach.  She holds a MFA from the University of Oklahoma and a MA from Oklahoma State University.


Degrees and Certifications

  • MFA, University of Oklahoma
  • MA, Oklahoma State University
  • BA, Hiram College


  • lighting/theater