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Instructor, Dance

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Complete application online; submit letter of interest, CV, graduate transcripts and three letters of reference online or by mail to: Dance Instructor Search; Fine Arts, Humanities & Wellness Department; Savannah State University, P.O. Box 20034, Savannah, GA 31404 Review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled

Posting Details 

 Position Information

Working Title Instructor, Dance
Job Summary

Savannah State University seeks qualified applicants for Dance Instructor. This position teaches a 4/4 load (which may include a variety of dance and movement courses), Modern Ballet I/II, Jazz I, Dance Pedagogy/Education, and History I. Provides choreography for the department’s two performances each year (and other productions, as needed); maintains 10 office/studio hours per week, and keep accurate records. Participates in all required meetings and events; attends program, department and college meetings; and submit assessment artifacts according to SAACS standards. May be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically delineated in this description. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Minimum Qualifications

(A) Master’s degree in dance, physical education with a dance emphasis or theater with dance emphasis; or (B) A master’s in physical education, any life science, physiology, theater arts, kinesiology, humanities, performing arts, or music AND a Bachelors in any of the above. Or © a combination of education and experience that is at least the equivalent of the qualifications in A or B. University level teaching experience desired; background and/or credit check may be required.

Preferred Qualifications
Special Information to Applicants

Savannah State University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative-Action Institution committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, genetics, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records State.
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation.
Your application is not considered complete until all required documents have been uploaded to the appropriate section.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number
Number of Vacancies
Desired Start Date
Position End Date
Open Date 04/20/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary

Complete application online; submit letter of interest, CV, graduate transcripts and three letters of reference online or by mail to: Dance Instructor Search; Fine Arts, Humanities & Wellness Department; Savannah State University, P.O. Box 20034, Savannah, GA 31404

Review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled

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Applicant Document

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Letter of Reference 1
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Letter of Reference 2
  5. Letter of Reference 3
  6. Unofficial Transcript 1
  7. Unofficial Transcript 2
  8. Other Document