Adjunct Faculty in Dance

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Adjunct Faculty in Dance

The University of Southern Mississippi is currently accepting applications for the position of Adjunct Faculty in Dance.

Position Details LocationHattiesburg

118 College Drive
Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 39406-0001
United States DivisionDance Position TypeFaculty Employment StatusPart Time Grant FundedNo Posting Close DateIndefinitely

Job Summary
This position covers occasional adjunct teaching responsibilities in the dance program.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Teaching assigned courses
  2. Entering interim and final grades
  3. Completing required assessment activities
  4. Collaborating with faculty as necessary
  5. Performing other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications MFA or PhD in Dance or appropriate related field.
Knowledge, Skills & AbilitiesExperience in instructing dance techniques and other dance subjects as determined by the needs of the program.

About The University of Southern Mississippi
The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) is a comprehensive public research institution delivering transformative programs on campuses in Hattiesburg and Long Beach, at teaching and research sites in central and southern Mississippi, as well as online. Founded in 1910, USM is one of only 76 public universities in the nation to earn the Carnegie Foundation’s "higher research activity" designation for doctoral universities, and its robust research enterprise includes experts in ocean science and engineering, polymer science and engineering, and sport venue safety and security, among others. USM is also one of only 40 institutions in the nation accredited in theatre, art and design, dance and music. As an economic driver, USM generates an annual economic impact of more than $600 million across the state. USM welcomes a diverse student body of approximately 15,000, representing 71 countries, all 50 states, and every county in Mississippi. USM students have collected four Truman Scholarships and 35 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, while also leading Mississippi with 21 Goldwater Scholarships, an honor that recognizes the next generation of great research scientists. Home to the Golden Eagles, USM competes in 17 Division I sports sponsored by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). For more information, visit

As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer/Americans with Disabilities Act institution, The University of Southern Mississippi encourages minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities to apply.




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Posted: 5/20/2019
Application Due: 10/22/2020
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