• Title Director, Television Graduate Program
  • Additional Titles Assistant Professor, Television
  • Office 704 Commonwealth Ave, 403A
  • Education BS, University of Virginia
    MS, Boston University

Professor Waller is an award-winning producer-writer-director of nationally syndicated and local television and independent film programs. She has produced three award-winning documentaries. Most recently, The Silent Soldier and The Portrait has won an Accolade Award, was a semi-finalist in the Hollywood International Independent Festival, and was an official selection in the Top Indie Awards. No Way Out But One, her second indie feature documentary, was selected for the Bare Bones International Film Festival and has won an Indie, an Accolade, and a Telly award and was selected for The Unspoken Film Festival on Human Rights. Like No Way Out But One, Small Justice: Little Justice in America’s Family Courts, her first independent production, was produced under the banner of Garland Waller Productions. National awards include Best Social Documentary, NY International Independent Film Festival, GirlFest Indie Award, Award for Media Excellence 8th International Conference on Family Violence, and the Key West Indie Film Fest. Waller’s early awards for television productions include the Grand Prize and the Gold Prize at the International Film Festival of New York, the Iris Award for Best Entertainment, two Ohio State Awards, five New England Emmys and two Action for Children’s Television Awards.

Professor Waller teaches The Creative Producer and Hothouse Productions, a class that operates as a student-run, client-driven production company.

Departments/Site Areas
Film & Television
Degree Programs
MS in Television