Susan McCully is a scholar of feminist theatre and a dramaturg, as well as a playwright and performance artist.

She has performed her one-woman show Cyber Becomes Electra, at colleges and universities across the country, as well as the University of Toronto, University of Essex and the Kolibri Pince in Budapest. In 2004, she opened the Philadelphia Gay and Lesbian Theatre Festival with her show, Inexcusable Fantasies, which she performs regularly in alternative theatre spaces. Her play, Still the One was performed at Manhattan Theatre Source and has been published by Hawarth Press (2004). She teaches a range of courses in theatre history, dramatic literature and works on the departmental productions in the role of dramaturg. She is a specialist in cross-gender casting and gender performance; she also teaches courses in queer theory and feminist representation for the Women's Studies Program.