Learn about our acclaimed choreographers, performers, researchers, and educators.
Denis Chiaramonte, Instructor
Jan Erkert, Department Head and Professor
Rebecca A. Ferrell, Lecturer
Sara Hook, Professor
Philip Johnston, Lecturer
Patricia Knowles, Professor Emerita
Linda Lehovec, Associate Professor
Kato Lindholm, Instructor
Jennifer Monson, Professor
Dr. C. Kemal Nance, Assistant Professor
Rebecca Nettl-Fiol, Professor and Undergraduate Recruitment Director
Tere O'Connor, Professor
Cynthia Oliver, Professor and Graduate Director
Kirstie Simson, Associate Professor
Endalyn Taylor, Assistant Professor
Alex Tecza, Instructor
John Toenjes, Associate Professor and Undergraduate Director
Renée Wadleigh, Professor
Abby Zbikowski, Assistant Professor
See who has joined Dance at Illinois for special projects, residencies, or performances. Also see the lists of visiting artists from previous years.
Meet the current MFA students with assistantships.
Associates provide live accompaniment for Dance at Illinois.
The members of this friendly group perform vital services for our department.