Performing Arts
Susan  Bauer

Susan Bauer

Adjunct Professor, Dance Program

Susan Bauer is a dance/somatics educator who has taught in both college and community settings for the past 20 years, informed by her extensive background in contemporary dance, Authentic Movement, Body-Mind Centering (TM), and dance anthropology. As a recent Fulbright Scholar to Bali, Indonesia, she has performed in numerous intercultural collaborations in dance and topeng (masked dance) in both the U.S. and Asia, including the International Bali Arts Festival in 2001. In 2009, she co-led a tour to Indonesia in the Arts and Spirituality of Bali through the Public Programs division at CIIS. Susan is also the author of A Body-Mind Approach to Movement Education for Adolescents, which presents her unique curriculum in Experiential Anatomy for teens. In addition to teaching at USF, she is also Adjunct Faculty at CIIS and JFKU.