Part-time Instructor of Dance
Type of Opening
Part Time Faculty
Monday and Wednesday classes and supervising student choreographers for annual Spring Dance Minor Concert.
Job Summary/Basic Function
This is a part-time position in Dance in the Department of Theatre. The applicant needs to be available to teach on Mondays and Wednesdays in the morning and early afternoon. The position will also involve supervising student choreographers in the process of creating choreography for the annual Dance Minor Spring Concert. Additional duties could involve choreography for Theatre Department musicals and for Dance concerts, and production supervision of the annual Nutcracker production for additional compensation.
Pay per course, no benefits.
Knowledge/Skills and Abilities
Applicant needs to be proficient and comfortable teaching all levels of modern dance, improvisation, and jazz dance. Proficiency in other subjects such as levels of ballet, dance composition, pedagogy, dance history, and tap dance are helpful. For additional compensation, proficiency in musical theatre choreography and dance production management would be helpful.
GC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution committed to cultural, racial, and ethnic communities. We promote equal employment opportunities regardless of race, religion, color, gender, marital status, genetic information, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, and gender identity. It is expected that successful candidates share these commitments.
Minimum of Masters in the Academic Discipline Required.
MFA in Dance Preferred.
The Theatre Department is committed to developing a diverse faculty and student body within the College of Arts & Sciences, and to modeling an inclusive campus community which values the expression of difference in ways that promote excellence in teaching, learning, personal development, and institutional success.
Georgia is an Open Records state. The selected applicant will be required to submit to a background investigation. Georgia College is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Institution committed to cultural, racial, and ethnic communities and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. It is expected that successful candidates share in this commitment.
Persons who need reasonable accommodations under the Americans for Disabilities Act to participate in the application process should contact the Division of Human Resources at 478-445-5596.
Additional Information About This Posting
Strengthened by Diversity
GCSU is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative-Action Institution committed to cultural, racial, and multi-ethnic communities and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. It is expected that successful candidates share in this commitment. Persons who need reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in the application process should contact the Office of Human Resources at 478-445-5596.
Georgia is an Open Records state. The finalist will be required to submit to a background investigation.
This position will be required to have physical fitness examination based on essential functions.
The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Applicants will be required to pass a physical fitness examination at time of conditional job offer.
This position is not required to have a physical fitness examination because lifting is not the essential function. However, this position may have light, medium, moderately heavy, heavy, very heavy on occasional basis. Click on Attachment for Criteria for determining the five physical demands.
Option 1 - Review of application materials will begin on DATE, and will continue until the position is filled.
Special Instructions to Applicants
If selected to teach, the applicant will be required to complete part-time appointment paperwork and forward official transcripts to the Theatre Department.
Condition of Employment
Temporary (0-6 months no benefits, i.e. student employees, casual labor)
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