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  Mason Gross School of the Arts 2020-2022 Faculty and Administration Department of Dance  

Department of Dance

The Department of Dance is a member of the National Association of Schools of Dance.

Associate Professors:

John Evans, B.A., Western Washington; M.A., Ohio State

Jeff Friedman, B.A.Arch., Oregon; Ph.D., California (Riverside); C.L.M.A., Integrated Movement Studies Program, Utah

Randy James, B.A., Dance, Empire State College

Julia M. Ritter, B.F.A., Dance, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers; M.F.A., Temple; Ph.D., Texas Woman's

Keith Thompson, B.A., Empire State College; M.F.A., Bennington College

Chien-Ying Wang, A.A., National Taiwan Academy of the Arts (Taipei, Taiwan); B.F.A., Northern Illinois; M.F.A., Ohio State

Assistant Professors:

Ani Javian, B.A., Connecticut College; M.F.A., Ohio State

Alessandra Williams, B.A., Macalester College; M.A., Ph.D., California (Los Angeles)

Associate Professors of Professional Practice:

Barbara Bashaw, B.S., Interdisciplinary Arts for Children/Dance Performance, SUNY (Brockport); M.A., Dance and Dance Education, Ed.D., Arts and Humanities, Teachers College, Columbia; Hon. D.F.A., SUNY (Brockport); C.M.A., Laban/Barenieff Institute of Movement Studies

Frederick Curry, B.A., Alabama (Tuscaloosa); M.A., New York; C.M.A., Laban/Bartenieff Institute of Movement Studies; B.F.A., Montclair State; M.A., New York


Barbara Angeline, B.A., Dance, California (Irvine); M.A., Dance Education, New York

Sue Barr, B.A., Douglass Residential College, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers; M.F.A., Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers

Pam Tanowitz, B.F.A., Sarah Lawrence College; M.F.A., Ohio State
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