Central Washington University seeks a non-tenure track- DANCE INSTRUCTOR / CHOREOGRAHER to support a thriving BFA program and production season. The candidate should possess strong pedagogical skills with experience teaching a variety of musical theatre dance styles (from classic Broadway to contemporary). . We seek a broadly trained theatre practitioner with a serious commitment to student success as well as a strong commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Required Qualifications: MA in Theatre/Dance; or BA/BFA degree in Dance or related field and/or significant professional experience in Musical Theatre; and demonstrated experience in various Musical Theatre dance and choreography styles.
Desired Qualifications: · MFA in Choreography, coupled with significant experience in professional musical theatre · Five years professional Musical Theatre performance experience · Proven history of access to a network of professional mentors within the Musical Theatre discipline
Applicant Information: Cover letter with links to online video demonstration of creative work including choreography of Musical Theatre performance, Curriculum Vitae/Resume, Contact information for three professional references, Copies of unofficial transcripts (official transcripts will be required prior to final hiring)
Online application only: https://goo.gl/LcZEUT (Lecturer Pool - Theatre Arts - Performance Areas) (Ellensburg) (2017/2018). This position (expected to be .6 FTE) involves quarterly renewable contracts, which are governed by a Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA). Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until position filled. More information about the Department can be found at www.cwu.edu/theatre/
Located in historic Ellensburg, Washington, Central Washington University is a public four-year university. Home to over 10,000 students, Central has a commitment to hands-on learning and discovery, which takes students beyond the limits of the classroom and books. Central prepares students to become well-educated citizens who are ready for high-demand careers in the workforce and offers over 150 ...undergraduate majors as well as graduate studies programs and research. To prepare and enable students to succeed in a global economy, Central partners with over 30 colleges and universities around the world.
CWU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Title IX/Veteran/Disability Employer.