RESPONSIBILITIES: The University of Oregon Department of Dance periodically hires adjunct instructors and solicits applications for qualified teachers of modern, ballet, jazz, hip hop, African, folk, ballroom, Swing, Latin, tango, tap, improvisation and dance theory courses. Positions may also be available for musical accompaniment. All applications are of limited duration.
QUALIFICATIONS: For instructor positions, Master’s degree preferably in Dance or Bachelor’s degree plus university-level dance teaching experience. For musical accompaniment positions, applicant must have experience accompanying dance classes. Successful candidates must have the ability to work effectively with students, staff and colleagues from diverse backgrounds.
RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Positions will be filled for one term (ten weeks) or multiple-term not to exceed one-year appointments. There is the possibility of renewal for up to three years depending on need, funding and performance. These appointments are contingent on funding.
DEADLINE: Applications will be accepted on a continuous basis and pool will remain active for one year. Screening of applications will take place as positions become available and continue until positions are filled. Candidates should send a letter of application, complete curriculum vitae and names, addresses and telephone numbers of three references. A video tape may be requested.
SEND APPLICATIONS TO:
Marian Moser, Office Coordinator
Department of Dance
1214 UNIVERSITY OF OREGON
Eugene, OR 97403-1214
The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Candidates who promote and enhance diversity are strongly desired.