Assistant Professor of Dance

Full-time Tenure Track Position beginning August 10, 2016

Position: The Department of Dance announces a full-time tenure track position beginning August 10, 2016.

Qualifications: MFA or PhD in dance, three years experience in undergraduate teaching, and choreography. Applicants must be competent to teach all levels of modern technique. Teaching responsibilities will also include some dance theory, possibly pedagogy and Accompaniment for Movement. Ability to teach world dance forms is highly desirable. Experience with NASD accreditation and assessment is preferred. Will choreograph for main stage productions and supervise student choreography projects.

Application: Forward electronically letter of application with teaching philosophy; CV; URL links with three examples of choreographic work and one example of teaching; and names, addresses and phone numbers of three professional references to Deborah McLaughlin, Chair, Faculty Search Committee: dmclaughl7@radford.edu. Deadline to apply is December 1, 2015. Please direct questions to Deborah McLaughlin via email or call 540-831-6850.

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 radford.edu/dance.

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