East Carolina University School of Theatre and Dance seeks Part-Time Tap Instructor for requisite courses taught as components of the BFA Theatre-Musical Theatre and BFA Dance degrees. Candidate must have strong skills for teaching beginner tap foundations (traditional base steps and vocabulary/technique) through advanced-level, performance-oriented courses encompassing "rhythm tap" techniques and other advanced level foot work specializations. The ideal instructor will be versatile in his/her teaching abilities and also possess choreographic skills suitable for creating performance pieces included in Main Stage season dance concerts.
At present, Tap courses taught on Tuesdays and Thursdays, but schedule can be altered to accommodate a candidate.
This is a fixed-term faculty appointment with possibility for annual renewals. Salary is competitive.
MFA in Dance or related field from an appropriately accredited institution is preferred; a candidate with equivalent and substantial professional experience in the field will also be considered provided he/she has a minimum of five years teaching experience.
Special Instructions to Applicants
East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. Candidates should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae/resume, and a list of three references, including contact information, online.
Proper documentation of identity, employability, and official transcripts are required at the time of employment.
East Carolina University - 20 months ago
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