Employment

Radford University – Assistant Professor of Dance

Full-time Temporary Position beginning August 10, 2017

Position: The Department of Dance announces a one-year, full-time temporary position beginning August 10, 2017.

Qualifications: Terminal degree in dance and at least three years of experience in undergraduate teaching. Applicants must be competent to teach all levels of ballet and pointe technique and preferably have a Vaganova Teaching Certificate. Applicant will also be expected to restage or choreograph original works for main stage productions.

Application: Forward electronically letter of application, teaching philosophy; CV; URL links with three examples of restaged or originally choreographed works, names and phone numbers of three professional references, and URL links to teaching examples (if available) to Amy VanKirk, Chair, Faculty Search Committee: avankirk@radford.edu by JULY 3rd, 2017. Review of applications will begin immediately. Please direct questions to Amy VanKirk via email or call 540-831-5606.


The Department of Dance provides a comprehensive undergraduate dance education that equally emphasizes proficiency in both modern and ballet technique. Degrees offered include a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance, a Bachelor of Arts in Dance, and a Bachelor of Science in Dance with K-12 teacher licensure as well as a minor in dance.

Radford University is a co-educational, state-supported institution with over 9,000 students. In addition, Radford is a city of 15,000 in the scenic highlands of southwest Virginia, approximately 45 miles southwest of Roanoke. For further information, visit: http://dance.asp.radford.edu.

All new hires to Radford University will be subject to E-Verify beginning June 1, 2011. E-Verify is administrated by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, USCIS-Verification Division and the Social Security Administration and allows participation employers to electronically verify employment eligibility. RADFORD UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER.