Instructor - Instructor of Ballet
Job Title Instructor - Instructor of Ballet
Internal Title Instructor of Ballet
Requisition Number 011846
Minimum Salary $42,000
Pay Basis 9 months
Department Theatre and Dance
Campus USC Columbia
Expected Fill Date 08/16/2017
Job Posting Date 06-05-2017
Minimum Posting Period Ends 06-11-2017
Job Close Date 07-14-2017
Type of Position
Job Type Full-Time
Job Category Faculty
If Research Grant/Time Limited, indicate the benefits provided
The Department of Theatre & Dance within the College of Arts & Sciences invites applications for a nine month, full-time, non-tenure track Instructor of Dance to begin August 16, 2017. Responsibilities include teaching ballet technique, pointe, restaging and/or choreographing original works for Dance program productions, and attending program and department faculty meetings. Additional responsibilities may include teaching one or more of the following: improvisation and composition, choreography, dance pedagogy, contemporary dance practices (based upon expertise), and/or supervising student creative/research projects. This is a nine-month, annual appointment contingent upon satisfactory performance, departmental needs, and the availability of funding. The teaching load will be either four courses per semester or nine credit hours per semester.
Candidates should have a national/international profile, extensive experience as a performing artist, a significant record of teaching in the field, extensive training and experience in the area of ballet, and a substantial background in staging repertory.
An M.A. or M.F.A. in Dance preferred. Prior teaching experience at the collegiate level is preferred.
Documents which must be associated with this posting
Statement of Teaching & Research Interests
Special Instructions to Applicants