Instructor - Instructor of Ballet

Columbia, SC
Jun 06, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Title Instructor - Instructor of Ballet

Internal Title Instructor of Ballet


Band Unclassified

Requisition Number 011846

Minimum Salary $42,000

Salary Range

Pay Basis 9 months

Department Theatre and Dance

Campus USC Columbia

Expected Fill Date 08/16/2017

Job Posting Date 06-05-2017

Reopen Date

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

Job Description
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.

Minimum Qualifications
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.

Preferred Qualifications
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
Cover Letter
Statement of Teaching & Research Interests

Special Instructions to Applicants

SOC Code


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