Texas A&M International University Assistant Professor of Dance, tenure track in Laredo, Texas

Job Title

Assistant Professor of Dance, tenure track

Agency

Texas A&M International University

Department

Dept, Fine & Performing Arts

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

Laredo, Texas

Job Type

Faculty

Job Description

The Department of Fine and Performing Arts is seeking a dance instructor to teach in any or all of the following areas: ballet, modern, jazz, conditioning, choreography, improvisation.

Education & Experience:

  • Master’s degree in dance is required

  • Prior college teaching is preferred or equivalent professional experience

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to teach and produce in one or more of the following genres of dance: ballet, modern, jazz.

  • Additional assignments may include conditioning, choreography, improvisation, dance history.

  • Ability to communicate effectively both oral and written

  • Ability to plan and organize classes and prioritize tasks

  • Ability to complete tasks with deadlines.

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality

Other Information:

  • Application deadline is September 21, 2018.

  • Start Date: Fall 2019

  • Attach to your application your letter of interest, vita, contact information of three references, unofficial transcripts and video evidence of performances by you and/or your students.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

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Texas A&M International University (TAMIU) is an international university, poised at the Gateway to Mexico and serving as the cultural and intellectual hub of a vibrant multilingual and multicultural community.

TAMIU provides over 7000 students with a learning environment anchored by the highest quality programs, built on a solid academic foundation in the arts and sciences. To fulfill its mission, the University offers a range of baccalaureate and masters programs and the Doctor of Philosophy degree in International Business. Programs focus on developing undergraduate and graduate offerings with a progressive international agenda for global study and understanding across all disciplines.

TAMIU prepares students for leadership roles in an increasingly complex, culturally diverse state, national, and global society. Through instruction, faculty and student research, and public service, TAMIU improves the quality of lives for citizens of the border region, the State of Texas, and national and international communities.

Texas A&M International University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

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