Assistant Professor of Dance

Kennesaw, GA
Oct 12, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Assistant Professor of Dance

Department of Dance

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, tenure track Assistant Professor of Dance faculty position in the Department of Dance, College of the Arts.

Position Responsibilities:

The Department of Dance at Kennesaw State University invites applications for a 9-month tenure-track Assistant Professor position in dance starting August 2018. Candidates must possess a technical emphasis in modern dance and have strong choreographic skills. In addition to teaching expectations, job responsibilities include institutional and professional service, as well as expectations to develop a peer-reviewed body of creative activity.

Required Education, qualifications, and experience:

M.F.A. earned doctorate, or the foreign equivalent in Dance. Applicants with the training, ability, and/or experience equivalent to the minimum degree may be considered.

Two years of collegiate teaching experience is ideal, along with an established record of professional experience in the field.

Strong choreographic skills.

The KSU Department of Dance enrolls over a 110 dance majors, employs 16 full/part time faculty, and is housed in a state-of-the-art dance facility, including a newly opened dance theater. Concentrations in ballet and modern dance are offered through the B.A. in Dance, that was started in 2009. The KSU Dance Company has received top honors at the American College Dance Association and has been invited to perform at the Kennedy Center in four successive national years. For more information, visit

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country's most dynamic cities. As Georgia's third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs. Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.

For a full description of this position, application deadlines, and application procedures, visit

Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status.

Georgia is an Open Records state.