Department of Theater, Colgate University

Position ID:Colgate-Department of Theater-VAPDNC [#8804]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor in Dance
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Hamilton, New York 13346, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Theater Studies
Dance / Dance
Theater Arts
Starting Date:2017/07/01
Appl Deadline:2017/03/30 finished (posted 2017/01/13, finished 2017/05/03)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Visiting Assistant Professor in Dance for the Fall of 2017

The Department of Theater at Colgate University invites applications for a one-year position in Dance at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor, beginning in the fall semester of 2017. There is a possibility of renewal for a second year contingent on department needs and successful teaching in the first year. Completion of a terminal degree (M.F.A. or Ph.D.) is expected prior to or shortly after the date of hire. The field of specialization is open, and candidates with an interdisciplinary interest and approach in both Theater and Dance are especially encouraged to apply. The teaching assignment of five courses per year may include an interdisciplinary introduction to Theater and Dance; beginning and advanced courses in Dance technique; and courses in Dance theory and history, within the candidate’s field of specialization. Candidates may also be asked to contribute to all-university Programs, including the Liberal Arts Core Curriculum. Letter of application, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three references must be submitted Colgate strives to be a community supportive of diverse perspectives and identities. Candidates should describe in their cover letter how their teaching might create an inclusive educational environment. Review of applications will begin February 15, and continue until the position is filled. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find postings of other employment opportunities at Colgate and at other institutions of higher education in upstate New York at Colgate is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer; women and candidates from historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Theater Department
Colgate University
13 Oak Drive
Hamilton, NY 13346

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