Academic Teaching and Related Experience

University of Iowa Youth Ballet and Community Dance School, 2006-PRESENT

Artistic Director, 2009-PRESENT

Instructor, Summer Intensive, summers 2011-2014, 2016-2017

Classes: Dance Appreciation (classroom) and Modern Dance (studio)

Instructor, 2007-2009

Assistant Instructor, 2006

The University of Iowa, Department of Dance, 2006-2008, 2017-PRESENT

Adjunct Assistant Professor, 2017-PRESENT

Graduate Teaching Assistant, 2007-2008

Graduate Research Assistant: Dance Marketing, 2006-2007

University of Northern Iowa, Iowa, 2010-2015

Instructor: Dance

Grinnell Area Arts Council, Grinnell, Iowa, summers 2012 and 2013

Co-creator (with Monica Chavez-Silva) and Instructor,

Six-week summer outreach program in dance co sponsored by Grinnell College Office of Community Enhancement & Engagement and The University of Iowa Division of Performing Arts

Travelers Dance Company, Iowa City, Iowa, 2008-2009

Instructor, Company Classes (weekly), modern dance technique

The University of Iowa, Upward Bound Project, summers 2002-2004, 2006-2007

Instructor: Japanese

The University of Iowa, Department of Asian Language and Literature, 2003-2005

Graduate Research Assistant, 2005, Tokyo, Japan

Graduate Teaching Assistant, 2003-2004, Iowa City, Iowa


(Meiji University, Graduate School of Law), Tokyo, Japan, 2004

Translation Editor, Capital Punishment: Strategies for Abolition

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