Job Details

Department: Theatre - Dance

Job Summary:

This full-time temporary Theatre department position in Dance will teach 4 sections of dance classes each semester.  These courses would be chosen from the following dance classes: Jazz, Ballet, Tap, Hip-Hop, Musical Theatre Dance, Modern and World Dance, Introduction to Dance, and Viewpoints and Suzuki Movement Studies.

There may be opportunity to give additional workshops and choreograph.

The faculty member is responsible for planning syllabus, meeting and teaching all classes, meeting office hours and providing and entering grades in a timely manner.  Applicants must demonstrate an ability to interface with faculty, staff and students and to balance teaching and production needs of an active undergraduate program. They must contribute to the recruitment and retention program for the department and university. They must enjoy and have experience working with non majors.

Type of Position(s):   Full-Time Temporary

 

Required Qualifications:

Requirements: MA or M.F.A. in Dance or related field. Experience in teaching dance at the college level and working with non-majors.

Preferred Requirements:

Preferred Requirements: M.F.A. in Dance or related field. Experience in teaching and choreographing at both the professional and college level and working with non-majors.

Posting Opens: 8/8/19

Posting Closes:Open til Filled

Special Instructions to Applicant:

Review of the applications will begin September 6, 2019.  Applicants are to attach a cover letter, candidate’s vitae, unofficial transcripts (official transcripts required before appointment) and contact information for three professional references. Final determination will be based upon a successful interview, which may include a teaching demonstration. Failure to submit all the required materials may lead to the candidate not being considered. All candidates must provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States. Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a background check.
For confidential reference letter submissions and transcripts through an agency, institution and/or an individual, please mail directly to
ehall8@esu.edu or to the Office of Human Resource Management at East Stroudsburg University, 200 Prospect Street East Stroudsburg, PA 18301. You may upload a statement within the electronic application indicating that the requested documents will be forwarded to the HR Office directly. Please be advised that your application is not complete until you have received an electronic confirmation.

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About ESU:

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (ESU) is located in Northeastern Pennsylvania in the scenic Pocono Mountains and adjacent to the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. Founded in 1893, ESU is one of 14 university members of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education and has a current enrollment of 6,742. The University offers 55 undergraduate degree programs and 22 graduate degree programs and one doctoral program, the university is poised for continued growth. The surrounding community offers options for suburban, small city, or country living all within a less than two-hour drive to both New York City and Philadelphia.

 

The University encourages applications from members of historically under-represented groups, including women, veterans, and persons with disabilities, and is an AA/EEO employer. East Stroudsburg University is interested in hiring employees who have extensive experience with diverse populations. To learn more about diversity at ESU and in our community, visit our website at www.esu.edu/about/offices/diversity_equal_opportunity/index.cfm.

For information on the University's Annual Clery Crime and Fire statistics report, please go to our University Police home page at: https://www.esu.edu/university_police/index.cfm 


 

The University encourages applications from members of historically under-represented groups, including women, veterans, and persons with disabilities, and is an AA/EEO employer. East Stroudsburg University is interested in hiring employees who have extensive experience with diverse populations. To learn more about diversity at ESU and in our community, visit our website at www.esu.edu/about/offices/diversity_equal_opportunity/index.cfm.

For information on the University's Annual Clery Crime and Fire statistics report, please go to our University Police home page at: https://www.esu.edu/university_police/index.cfm