Dr. Eric Hetzler is currently a Senior Lecturer at the University of Huddersfield. He received his BA in Theatre from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and his MFA in Performance from the University of Georgia. He completed his PhD in Drama at the University of Exeter in 2007. He is most interested in how performers describe the experience of performing; specifically looking at the role of emotion, awareness and multiple consciousness, and the relation the actor has to the role/character. He is also a certified level 3 practitioner of the Alba Method.