Instructor, I8, Dance, FY 19/20

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Requisition Number: 0811821 Number of Open Positions: 1 Position Title: Instructor Other Title Information: Instructor, I8, Dance, FY 19/20 Organization: 204271 - THEATRE AND DANCE Position Summary:

Teach studio dance techniques at all levels in modern/contemporary, concert jazz styles, and/or ballet. Teach one or more of the following dance studies courses: dance technology and digital media, dance history or aesthetics, dance anatomy/kinesiology, dance pedagogy, and choreography. Participate in service to the department and the university. Demonstrate a commitment to teaching in a multicultural environment with students of diverse backgrounds and learning styles.

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POSITION:INSTRUCTOR, DANCE, DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE AND DANCE, 9 MONTHS

POSITION SUMMARY:Teach studio dance techniques at all levels in modern/contemporary, concert jazz styles, and/or ballet. Teach one or more of the following dance studies courses: dance technology and digital media, dance history or aesthetics, dance anatomy/kinesiology, dance pedagogy, and choreography. Participate in service to the department and the university. Demonstrate a commitment to teaching in a multicultural environment with students of diverse backgrounds and learning styles.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:Masters Degree in Dance or equivalent professional experience. Experience teaching dance and the ability to communicate effectively with students and colleagues.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Ability to teach a variety of studio technique classes which could include commercial dance, hip hop, social dance, Contact Improvisation, Gaga, somatic forms, non-Western dance forms, or other areas of expertise. Ability to teach academic dance courses with writing components which could include dance appreciation, dance history, aesthetics, dance technology or film, or other area of expertise. Ability to coordinate or develop community outreach programs.

START DATE:August 16, 2019

APPLICATION:Application review will begin February 1, 2019 and continue until position is filled. To apply, go to https://facultyjobs.ua.edu/ and complete the online application. Attach a letter of application, specifically addressing how your qualifications, training, and experience meet the stated needs of the position, a curriculum vitae, two current letters of recommendation, links to teaching demonstrations or other supporting materials to the Search Committee Chair:

Sarah M. Barry, Search Committee Chair
University of Alabama, Dept. of Theatre and Dance
Box 870239
Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487-0239
(205)348-8699 or FAX (205)348-9048
[email protected]
www.theatre.ua.edu

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The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age, genetic or family medical history information, disability, or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status. Applicants to and employees of this institution are protected under Federal law from discrimination on several bases. Follow the link below to find out more.
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Search Initiation Date: 02/04/2019 Expected Starting Date: 08/16/2019 Special Instructions to Applicants: College/School/Division: Arts and Sciences Post To Ihe No Supplemental Questions

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