Instructor of Social Dance & Choreographer - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States


Detailed Job Description


The position includes teaching KNH Social Dance classes at the beginning through intermediate level, and a minimum of one class for the Theatre Department, Introduction to Ballroom Dance (75% time instructional); provide choreography for the Theatre Department and service for student groups and on departmental and other committees (25% time administrative). Other duties as directed by Department Chair.

Basic Qualifications

Earned a Bachelor's degree in Theatre, Dance or a related field; professional experiences as a dance teacher teaching big band ballroom dance, tango, swing, cha-cha, foxtrot, maringue, and waltz, to college students with little to no dance experience and those with some prior dance background; experience working with multicultural and/or diverse populations; experience as a choreographer, costuming, and stage manager; international experience; use of technology in teaching.

Preferred Qualifications

Dance performer in various professional venues.

Pay Range

$40,000   - $42,000  

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants will be asked to submit letter of application discussing professional and teaching experience, full curriculum vitae or resume, list of three references with contact information; copy of university transcripts (as "other" document) when applying for this position. Inquiries can be directed to

Keyword Phrases

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  • Opportunities for growth and advancement
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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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