California State University, Fullerton -- Tenure-track Position -- Dance: Modern/Contemporary

03 Sep 2014 12:07 PM | Anonymous member

Tenure-track Position -- Dance: Modern/Contemporary

The Department of Theatre and Dance at California State University, Fullerton seeks an outstanding individual to teach in the undergraduate dance program. The successful candidate will teach all levels of Modern/Contemporary technique, Creative Dance for Children and Composition. Additional duties may be in the following: Improvisation, Pedagogy, Dance History and Aesthetics. Choreography for departmental dance concerts is strongly encouraged. Participation in the departmental, College and University academic structure (i.e., committees, advising, etc.), as well as in external educational organizational and recruitment activities will be expected.

MFA is required, along with substantial professional experience.
Must provide evidence of effective teaching.
Strong evidence of successful university and/or equivalent professional experience in areas listed above is required.
Ability to interact effectively with a wide and culturally diverse range of students and colleagues is essential.

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Rank & Salary:
The position will be at the rank of Assistant Professor, tenure-track. Salary is highly competitive and commensurate to rank, experience and qualifications. Periodic salary adjustments are enacted by the state legislature. An excellent comprehensive benefits package is available, includes health/vision/dental plans, spousal, domestic partner and/or dependent fee-waiver, access to campus child-care, a new affordable housing program and defined-benefit retirement through the state system, along with optional tax-sheltering opportunities. For a detailed description of benefits, go to

Appointment Date:
August 2015

Application Procedure:
Send a letter of application, graduate school transcripts, curriculum vita and three (3) current letters of recommendation (must be dated 2014). An application is considered incomplete and is not reviewed by the committee until all materials are received. Please send application materials to:

D. Noble, Chair, Search Committee
Department of Theatre and Dance
California State University, Fullerton
P.O. Box 6850
Fullerton, CA 92834-6850

Please Note: During the application review process, the search committee may request additional documentation of previous academic and professional work. Do not send additional materials until requested to do so.

Application Deadline:
December 15, 2014

Cal State Fullerton is an Equal Opportunity/Title IX/503/504/VEVRA/ADA Employer.

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