Department of Dance Part-time Lecturers

Irvine, CA
Mar 30, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
  • Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Arts-Dance


    Open date: March 30th, 2017

    Last review date: April 30th, 2017
    Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

    Final date: June 30th, 2017
    Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


    The Dance Department at the University of California, Irvine is accepting applications for part-time instructors to teach undergraduate and graduate level courses during the 2017-18 academic year in Lar Lubovitch's repertory, Donald McKayle's Etude Ensemble, modern technique, and choreography. Candidates may also be asked to assist with rehearsals and preparations for performances, tour coordination, etc. Appointment is contingent upon department needs and funding. All candidates should have university teaching experience and/or professional experience in the field, M.F.A./M.A. in Dance preferred.

    Title: Part-time Lecturer in Dance

    SALARY and START DATE: To be determined based on the number and type of courses to be taught. May be hired for one or more quarters beginning September 2017.

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    About the Department: The University of California, Irvine Department of Dance enrolls 200 undergraduate dance majors and 22 graduate students in B.A., B.F.A., and M.F.A. programs in dance. The department is recognized as one of the nation's outstanding dance programs. Former UCI students have danced with professional dance companies and national tours, and have gone on to successful careers as dance scholars, educators, and media artists. The department has six dance studios, a dedicated Performance Capture Studio, a Dance Wellness Suite, and performs in three theatres. There are outstanding opportunities to collaborate with biomedical scientists, engineers, and physicians studying human movement, including through the California Institute of Telecommunications and Information Technology (Calit 2) and the iMove Collaboratory. The UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts offers graduate and undergraduate degrees in Art, Dance, Drama, and Music. Irvine is located in Orange County, about 45 miles south of Los Angeles and 6 miles from the Pacific Ocean. Visit the Department website at

    The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
    Job location Irvine, CA

    More information about this recruitment:


    • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
    • Cover Letter - Begin cover letter with the course(s) you wish to teach, for example: "Lubovitch Repertory", or "McKayle Repertory"
    • Statement of Teaching (Optional)
    • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.
    • Links to Examples of your work - For technique courses, provide links to websites with examples of your work.
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