Assistant Professor of Dance, Tenure-tra
Assistant Professor of Dance, Department of Performing Arts. Elon University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Dance beginning mid-August 2020. Requirements include an M.F.A. or Ph.D. in Dance; expertise in African-diasporic forms and experience teaching Modern dance; evidence of creative activity in dance at the regional, national and/or international level; additional courses in area of expertise; experience setting dance pieces on university dancers. This faculty member must have an ongoing and strong creative scholarship and research agenda. Teaching will include courses in studio technique at all levels, World Dance, additional courses in technical, theoretical, or creative specialization and program need, and courses in the Elon Core Curriculum. Candidates who have experience working with a diverse range of people, and who can contribute to the climate of inclusivity are encouraged to identify their experiences in their cover letter. Elon is a dynamic private, co- educational, comprehensive institution that is a national model for actively engaging faculty and students in teaching and learning in a liberal arts based residential campus. To learn more about Elon, please visit the University web site at www.elon.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Applications must be received by October 11, 2019 to be assured of consideration. Send letter of application, CV, one-page artist-scholar statement, one-page teaching statement, contact information for three references and links to three separate pieces of choreography (each not to exceed 10 minutes and can either be a full piece or excerpt of a piece) to: Search Committee at dansearch2019@elon.edu including your name in the subject line and in file titles, please. Please make sure to send all required documents as an attachment and not in the body of the email. Elon University is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.


Additional Information
Position Type: Employee
Ref Code: PER AP TT Dance

Contact Information
Jen Guy
dansearch2019@elon.edu
Elon University
100 Campus Drive
Elon, 27244
336-278-5600