List of academic signatories by field

Current and former faculty: 705 verified.

Name, listed by field Position and affiliation, or personal comment Date signed
Social Sciences
Dr. Hugh Mason, Ph.D.

The geographical references in Shakespeare's works do not relate to the country in the vicinity of Stratford-upon-Avon.

03/30/13
Dr. Alan D. Mead, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Illinois Institute of Technology

09/09/07
Dr. Saladin D. Meckled-Garcia, Ph.D.

Lecturer in Political Philosophy, Director: UCL Institute for Human Rights

11/06/11
Mr. Douglas S Mock, M.A.

09/09/07
Dr. Thomas J. Murphy, Ph.D.

11/30/13
Prof. Charles E. Orser Jr., Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Anthropology

05/19/11
Susan Petrakis, Ph.D.

Follow the evidence.

04/22/18
Dr. Nathan Willett Pino, Ph.D.

Professor of Sociology, Texas State University

04/05/13
Dr. Judith Pintar, Ph.D.

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

10/06/13
Mrs. Kimberly Lynn Reynolds, M.A.

Instructor in Communication Studies at California State University, Sacramento

06/16/10
Marvin Rosenberg, M.S.W.

04/23/08
Robert E Schlenker, Ph.D.

The evidence to doubt Shakespeare's identity appears overwhelming.

04/30/07
Dr. Alexander Schulenburg, Ph.D.

Senior Historical Research Officer, City of London Corp.; FRHistS; long-held assumptions can succumb to reasoned evaluations of contextual historical evidence

10/08/13
Mr. Steffen Ask Sleire

08/16/13
Ms. Laura Swartz, Ph.D.

02/12/18
Orit Tamir, Ph.D.

Professor of Anthropology, New Mexico Highlands Univeristy

05/17/07
Prof. John Henry Tarini, Ph.D.

09/09/07
Dr. Michael Tawanda, Ph.D.

06/06/16
Prof. Denny Taylor, Ed.D.

Professor Emeritus, Literacy Studies, Founder Garn Press

05/18/17
Prof. Hugh A. Thomas, Ph.D.

09/09/07
David Evans White, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus of Natural Resource Economics, West Virgina University

04/27/09
Theatre Arts
Prof. Thorvald Aagaard, M.F.A.

Dirctor of Theater, Pacific Union College

06/16/13
Aaron Adair, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Theatre/Honors Faculty, Southeastern Oklahoma State University

06/03/08
Mr. Ted Bacino, M.S.

Author of the historical novel "XTOFER -- The Shakespeare-Marlowe Conspiracy" (TBacino@AOL.com)

04/22/09
Mr. James A Baffico, Ph.D.

09/14/07
Renée M. Baillargeon, M.A.

Equity Actor/Director/Choreographer

01/05/11
Donald Henry Bennett, M.F.A.

11/10/11
Johanna Maria Binner

Student; writing my final thesis about the Authorship Question

11/22/10
Dr. Lauren D. Breach I, J.D.

Esteemed fellow

04/22/09
Ms. Amanda Brend, M.A.

Thank you so much for raising this-it makes total sense. How exciting!

05/02/16
Mrs. Helena Brodin Friberg

Swedish actress of The Royal Dramatic Theatre of Stockholm; appeared in more than 40 films and television shows, 1960 - 2000; co-author, “Täcknamn Shakespeare”

10/20/07
Mr. Raymond H. Caldwell, M.A.

Founder/Producing Director, Texas Shakespeare Festival

08/27/11
Ms. Tracy Leigh Campbell

Theatre Instructor, John Abbott College, Quebec, Canada

01/12/18
Dr. Thomas F. Canfield, Ph.D.

Dramaturg and Professor of English and Humanities

09/22/10
Alex Cox, M.A.

Film Director, Actor & Screenwriter

09/12/07
Howard Dando, M.A.

As a theatre director and university theatre professor, I question Shakespeare's authorship.

04/23/09
Amber Davis

Maryland

12/01/15
Mr. Ron Song Destro, M.F.A.

Kennedy Center Award-winning playwright. Artistic Director, Oxford Shakespeare Company. Former university professor. Academic Fields both theatre & English lit.

05/20/18
Prof. Anne M. Diehl, M.F.A.

Member of Actors Equity Association, Adjunct Professor, The Ohio State University, Acting Instructor

06/28/16
Mr. Ashley Samuel Dooley Martyn

Theatrical Profession

07/19/18
Prof. Kevin Doyle, M.F.A.

Professor Emeritus, Theatre, Utah State University

05/08/14
Mr. Christopher DuVal, M.F.A.

Assistant Professor of Theatre, University of Idaho

04/07/09
Mr. Robert Jackson Erwin, M.F.A.

Professor of Theatre, Eastfield College

09/09/07
Mr. William Dean Fears

Oklahoma

02/01/17
Prof. James Fisher, M.F.A.

Head, Department of Theatre, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

09/22/10
Richard France, Ph.D.

Playwright, Film/Drama critic, Author of “Orson Welles on Shakespeare,” the Choice Award-winning “The Theater of Orson Welles,” “Obediently Yours, Orson Welles”

08/13/17
Ms. Barbara Friedkin

Co-author of award-winning musical "Breakfast in Marin," and uncredited writer on several high profile screenplays.

09/09/07
Mr. Joseph D. Frost, M.F.A.

12/20/10
Guy J. Gallo, M.F.A.

Writer

02/08/12
Mr. Lawrence Ray Gard

Artistic Director, Carpenter Science Theatre Company

09/12/07

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