Movement Observation and Theory and Practice Guest Faculty

Bronxville, NY
Apr 10, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Title:

Movement Observation and Theory and Practice Guest Faculty


Guest Faculty

Tenure Information:

Non-Tenure Track

Job Description:

The Sarah Lawrence College Dance/Movement Therapy Program is seeking Guest Faculty to teach semester-long courses in Movement Observation and Theory and Practice over the 2021-2022 academic year. Candidates interested in teaching one or more courses are encouraged to apply.
The Dance/Movement Therapy Program is committed to providing mentoring to support racial and cultural diversity within the program. We encourage candidates who may otherwise meet the professional qualifications but lack teaching experience to apply with an understanding that teaching support will be provided. Candidates interested in learning more about the program may wish to visit our website at

Required Qualifications:

Candidates should have a minimum of two years of full-time clinical experience in dance/movement therapy or the part-time equivalent and the BC-DMT credential.
Candidates for the Movement Observation class should also have documented evidence of significant additional and advanced movement observation training (not Laban) or certification in a movement analysis system.

Preferred Qualifications:

Application materials must include a cover letter, CV, a brief statement about the role of social justice in the classroom, and names and contact information for three references.

Optional Documents:
A sample syllabus or outline of proposed course or one previously taught.

EEO Statement:

Sarah Lawrence College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has as one of its goals the recruitment and retention of a racially and culturally diverse administration, staff and faculty. To that end, every job opening is seen as an opportunity to increase diversity and every effort will be made to expand the applicant pool in accordance with these goals.

Sarah Lawrence College is located in southern Westchester County, 25 minutes by train from midtown Manhattan, NYC. For information on Sarah Lawrence College, our curriculum, teaching methods, and philosophy of education, please see our web site at

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

Review of applications will begin on April 30. Priority consideration will be given to people who apply by that date. The position will remain open until filled.

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