Matt Sakakeeny

Associate Professor of Music, Ethnomusicology · Tulane University

Matt Sakakeeny studies the intersections of music, race and power.

Music Musicology Music Anthropology Ethnomusicology Brass Bands

Rosalynde LeBlanc Loo

Professor & Chair of Dance · Loyola Marymount University

Professor & Chair of Dance

Documentary Film Production Producing Post-Modern Concert Dance Freelance Dance Theatre Arts

Zach Kelehear

Vice Provost, Instruction & Innovation · Augusta University

An educator with more than 25 years of experience, Dr. Zach Kelehear is a thought-leader on organizational change.

Instructional Leadership Organizational Change Personnel

Nina Martin

Associate Professor, Classical & Contemporary Dance · Texas Christian University

Professor Martin specializes in dance practices for people with special needs such as ReWire Movement Method and Ensemble Thinking.

Pedagogies of Spontaniety Choreography Health Alternative Therapies Dance

Suki John

Associate Professor · Texas Christian University

Suki John is an expert in diversity, social justice, classical modern dance, dance history and art activism.

Feminism and the Arts Diversity Cuban Culture Cuban Modern Dance Dance History

Bernard Brown

Assistant Professor of Dance · Loyola Marymount University

Assistant Professor of Dance

Modern Dance Choreography Dance

Jennifer Hansen-Glucklich

Associate Professor of German · University of Mary Washington

Jennifer Hansen-Glucklich specializes in German-Jewish literature and Holocaust Studies.

Life Writing Memory and Memorials in Germany German Literature German-Jewish History Jewish Literature

Taryn Vander Hoop

Assistant Professor of Dance · Loyola Marymount University

Professor of Dance

Yoga Arts Community Engagement Pedagogy Dance Choreography

Christina Dempsey

Lecturer of Dance, College of Communication and Fine Arts · Loyola Marymount University

Lecturer of Dance

Improvisation Jazz Dance Modern Dance Contemporary Dance Ballet

Leon Wiebers

Professor of Costume Design and Chair of Theatre Arts · Loyola Marymount University

Professor of Costume Design and Chair of Theatre Arts

Apparel/Accessories Musical Theatre Entertainment Opera Music Production

Kristen Smiarowski

Clinical Associate Professor of Dance, College of Communication and Fine Arts · Loyola Marymount University

Dance Instructor

Social Justice Education Choreography

Laura Smyth

Full Time Instructor of Dance · Loyola Marymount University

Lecturer of Dance

Choreography Jazz Dance

Ronnie Clark

Senior Lecturer of Theatre Arts · Loyola Marymount University

Part-time lecturer of Theatre Arts

Pratfalls Fight Choreography Ensemble Devising On-Camera Shakespeare

Chérie Rivers Ndaliko, Ph.D., A.M., B.M.

Associate Professor, Department of Geography; College of Arts and Sciences · UNC-Chapel Hill

An interdisciplinary scholar, Ndaliko studies arts interventions in conflict regions of Africa.

Ethnomusicology Black Atlantic Culture Social Engagement Sociopolitical Transformation Cultural Theory

Art Nomura

Professor Emeritus, School of Film and Television Studies · Loyola Marymount University

Art Nomura is a Fullbright Research Scholar (Japan, 2003) who has worked as a painter, sculptor, potter, filmmaker and New Media artist

New Media Documentary Video Art Narrative Film Production

Janessa Clark

Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance · Loyola Marymount University

Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance

Natasha Bakht

Associate Professor · University of Ottawa

Professor Bakht’s research interests are in the intersecting area of religious freedom and women’s equality.

Law Culture Rights Minority Rights Religious Freedom Women's Equality

Tashara Gavin-Moorehead

Lecturer · Loyola Marymount University

Jazz Dance Dance

Patrick Damon Rago

Professor of Dance, College of Communication and Fine Arts · Loyola Marymount University

Professor of Dance

Modern Dance Studio Dance Contemporary Dance

Maureen Gonzales

Lecturer of Dance · Loyola Marymount University

Lecturer of Dance