In addition to teaching and research, Dr. Fisher is producer/production manager of New Plays for Young Audiences at New York University and was an artistic associate with the New Visions/New Voices Play Festival at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC, for their 2012-2016 seasons. She is the assistant editor for the Journal of Applied Arts and Health (Intellect). She is also the author of Post-Show Discussions in New Play Development (2014, Palgrave). Her research and teaching interests are post-show discussions, new play development, bodies and weight, theatre for health. She holds an M.A.in Counseling Psychology from Lesley University. In addition, Dr. Fisher holds an M.A. and Ph.D. in Educational Theatre from New York University.