IADMS Dance Educators Award Guidelines

Submit a Nominee (opens June) 

Previous Award Recipients

Dance Educator Award Blog Posts:

2020 Dance Educator Award Blog #1, #2, & #3 


Dance Educator Award Recipients


Edel Quin

Edel Quin, Msc, Programme Leader BSc and MSci Dance Science, Senior Lecturer, and Dance Admissions Tutor for Dance Science, University of Chichester, UK.

Awards also went to two fellow nominees:

Lifetime Achievement Award: Karen Clippinger Professor Emerita California State University, Long Beach.

Pioneer Dance Educator Award: David Leventhal, Director of Dance for PD (Parkinson’s Disease), The Mark Morris Dance Group, New York, NY, USA


Donna Krasnow, PhD, MSc, BA - Professor Emeritus at York University, Toronto, Canada