Limited-Term Instructor or Assistant Professor of Dance

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Academic Home Department:DancePosting Job Title:Limited-Term Instructor or Assistant Professor of DanceRecruitment Type:Limited TermRank- Title:Limited Term Instructor, Limited Term Assistant Professor – TBDArea of Specialty - Discipline:DanceAdministrative/Distinguished Title - Working Title if applicable:Position Status:RegularTenure Track Status:Terms of Employment:9-month Contract Type:Limited Term (Full-time)Date Position Available:08/06/2019Position Qualifications - Responsibilities:

The Department of Dance at Kennesaw State University, located in the greater metropolitan Atlanta area, invites applications for full-time limited term faculty of dance. One year of professional teaching experience is ideal, along with an established record of professional performance experience in the field. Candidates must have the ability to teach ballet dance technique and choreograph.

Required Education - Experience - Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

M.F.A., earned doctorate or the foreign equivalent in Dance, or equivalent in professional dance experience.
One year of professional teaching experience is ideal, along with an established record of professional experience in the field.

Application Deadline Date:07/22/2019Questions About Position Opening:

Ms. Hannah Buhler
Department of Dance
[email protected]

Additional Information for Applicants

Preferred qualifications: background in Dance Kinesiology and/or Dance Pedagogy.

Application Instructions

Applications received by July 22, 2019 will receive full consideration, with later applications reviewed until the position is filled. Apply online with a cover letter detailing pedagogical strengths, curriculum vitae, names of three professional references, a scanned copy of academic transcript, and two separate documents including a link to complete choreographic works.

KSU Faculty Posting Number:000186Departmental/College Overview:

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 five national years.
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Kennesaw State University Campus and Location:

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.

EEO Statement:

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.

Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. Current Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Academic Transcripts (official transcripts due upon hire)
  4. List of Names and Contact Information of Three References
  5. Sample Publications - Scholarship 2
  6. Sample Publications - Scholarship 1
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    Posted: 7/27/2019
    Application Due: 6/12/2020
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