Scripps College, a women’s liberal arts college with a strong interdisciplinary tradition, invites applications for a part-time temporary Lecturer to teach one-half course in Ballet--Level I and one-half course in Ballet--Level II during the fall semester, 2016.
Preferred class time is Monday and Wednesday, 9:00-10:50 a.m. for Ballet II and Tuesday and Thursday, 9:00-10:50 a.m. for Ballet I.
The preferred applicant will have a M.A., M.F.A. or PhD in Dance; at least two years experience in teaching ballet, ideally at the college level; professional performing experience; and the ability to direct some written work along with the studio class. Preference will be given to applicants with a commitment to the College’s goal of improving higher education for underrepresented students.
The Dance Program has two full-time faculty and several part-time instructors. It offers a B.A. degree with a major or minor in Dance. The Dance curriculum serves students from all the Claremont Colleges, Dance majors, minors and non-majors alike. All Scripps Dance classes strive to place the course material within the broader historical, aesthetic and cultural context.
Applicants should send resume and three letters of recommendation or references to:
Professor Ronnie Brosterman
Scripps College Dance Department
1030 Columbia Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711.
Phone: (909) 607-2934.
The Review of Applications will begin March 21, 2016 and continue until position is filled.
Scripps College is one of seven members of The Claremont Colleges Consortium located 35 miles east of Los Angeles. In a continuing effort to build a diverse academic community and to provide equal educational and employment opportunities, Scripps College actively encourages applications from women and members of historically under-represented groups.