Brandon Wardell

Academic Appointments


○ Northern Illinois University


○ Columbia College Chicago

○ Illinois Wesleyan University

○ North Park University

○ North Central College

○ The University of Chicago

Associate Professor, 2017-2020
Assistant Professor, 2011-2017
Instructor, 2010-2011

Adjunct Faculty, 2008-2012

Adjunct Faculty, 2008-2011

Adjunct Faculty, 2007-2011

Adjunct Faculty, 2010

Visiting Instructor, 2008


The House of Bernarda Alba
Northern Illinois University




○ Lighting Design

○ Graduate Design Studio

○ Vectorworks Drafting and 3D Modeling

○ Production Photography and Portfolio Development

○ Automated Fixtures and Light Board Programming

○ Manual Drafting

○ Introduction to Design

○ The Business of Theatre



Heathers the Musical
Kokandy Productions


Curriculum Vitae










Juliet: A Dialogue About Love
Edinburg Festival Fringe
Sacred Playground Theatre Project