Duke University, Dance Program

2096 17185
Position ID:Duke-Dance Program-NRR [#17185]
Position Title: Instructor
Position Type:Non-regular rank faculty
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map]
Subject Area: Dance / Technique
Appl Deadline:2020/11/05 11:59PMhelp popup** (posted 2020/10/14, listed until 2020/11/05)
Position Description:    

*** the list date or deadline for this position has passed, and no new applications is accepted. ***

Duke University Dance Program Position announcement for contemporary modern dance instructor

Position: part-time non-regular rank instructor for a course in contemporary modern dance

Start date: January 1 to May 30, 2021

Candidate should have teaching experience in all levels of modern dance and dance composition, developed or teach a movement system reflective of contemporary modern dance technique(s), demonstrate a syllabus and record of long-term or semester-long teaching, and experience in directing educational programs. Candidates will be considered who have a body of original choreography, a history of dance/performance company repertory. Experience with in-person and hybrid/remote teaching is an asset. We will consider an individual's record working with students and colleagues with diverse perspectives, experiences, and backgrounds.

Qualifications: BFA in Dance with significant experience in dance artistry required. Familiarity with university teaching in an undergraduate/graduate dance program will be preferred.

Responsibilities: The new hire will teach the following half-credit course:s:::: - all levels of contemporary modern dance. The new hire will develop a course syllabus, grade written papers and use Duke's online class set-up. New hire will meet with students to advise and guide them as needed.

The Duke University Dance Program currently offers an MFA, a BA, and a minor in Dance. The Dance Program is an independent unit within the University’s School of Arts and Sciences.

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications.

Applications: Applicants are requested to send a letter of application, including a statement of teaching; curriculum vitae; description of the proposed undergraduate/graduate course; three references. Applications received by October 28, 2020 will be guaranteed full consideration.

For inquiries, please contact: Christina Price Business manager, Dance Program Duke University Rubenstein Arts Center, suite 209 2020 Campus Drive P. O. Box 90686 Durham, NC 27708 celler@duke.edu https://danceprogram.duke.edu/

Duke University EEO / AA Policy: Duke University, located in Durham, North Carolina, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke University Institutional Statement of Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion: Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.


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Duke University Dance Program
2020 Campus Drive, Suite 209
Box 90686
Durham, NC 27708-0686

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