ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS: Professional experience as a contemporary modern dance choreographer. University teaching experience in contemporary modern dance technique. M.F.A. in Dance or commensurate professional experience.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Teach all levels of contemporary modern dance technique for dance majors; teach choreography and one or more of the following: teaching of dance, improvisation, repertory, somatics. Choreograph works for UCI dance majors. Supervise TAs assigned to contemporary modern dance; supervise undergraduate projects; serve on M.F.A. thesis committees. Participate in departmental administration, decision-making, community outreach, development; serve on school and campus committees. Serve as artistic director of UCI dance productions on a rotating basis with other faculty.
Read more about The Claire Trevor School of the Arts Department of Dance here.
Apply online here for Assistant Professor, Department of Dance, full-time tenure track, position #JPF02652 by submitting the following: letter of intent, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, three letters of recommendation, and links to videos (or mail a DVD) of three complete choreographic works. A separate statement that addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion should also be included in the application materials. If submitting a DVD instead of links to video, mail the DVD to:
Contemporary Dance Search Committee
Department of Dance, MAB 300
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697-2775
Application Deadline: January 30, 2015