Lecturer for Teaching of Dance

University of California Irvine School of the Arts

Part-time Lecturer for Teaching of Dance

Job #JPF06724
  • Dance / Claire Trevor School of the Arts / UC Irvine

Application Window

Open April 21st, 2021 through Friday, May 21, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Position description

Part-Time Lecturer, Teaching of Dance (Pedagogy) Recruitment
Job #JPF06724

Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Arts-Dance

Description

The University of California, Irvine, Department of Dance seeks a part-time lecturer in pedagogy for the graduate-level course, Teaching of Dance. The successful candidate will be required to teach one course for MFA candidates. The successful candidate is required to have an M.F.A. or higher level of professional experience, ability to use active learning approaches, embrace a diverse range of teaching methods, observe graduate student teaching of dance technique and provide feedback, model creative approaches to the delivery of dance technique, incorporate pedagogy knowledge and 21st Century teaching skills, and provide an inclusive class environment. Previous teaching experience is required and may include; college, university, private studio, or other professional teaching. The experienced candidate is able to teach a 10-week course in either virtual-remote or in-person class structure scheduled for Fall Quarter 2021.

Preferred qualifications: M.F.A. in dance plus more than one year of university level teaching experience or professional dance experience. The successful candidate is committed to providing aspiring teachers with learning experiences that elevate their potential for teaching in higher education.

Application procedure:
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS: May 21, 2021
Apply on-line at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF06724

All applications received by the deadline will receive full consideration.
Compensation will be based off of the Full time annual rate of $56,381 to $59,764 at a part time percentage, contingent upon available funding, instructional need and experience.

Department: http://dance.arts.uci.edu/

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

M.F.A. or higher level of professional experience, ability to use active learning approaches, embrace a diverse range of teaching methods, observe graduate student teaching of dance technique and provide feedback, model creative approaches to the delivery of dance technique, incorporate pedagogy knowledge and 21st Century teaching skills, and provide an inclusive class environment. Previous teaching experience is required and may include; college, university, private studio, or other professional teaching.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter
  • Required Links and Videos
  • Teaching Statement - See our guidance for writing a reflective teaching statement.
  • (Optional)
  • Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. See our guidance for writing an inclusive excellence activities statement.
  • Example of your Course Syllabi and Course Evaluations (if you have acollege/university teaching experience) (Optional)
  • Authorization to Release Information Form - A reference check will be completed only if you are made a tentative offer to a Professor or Professor of Teaching series, at any rank. Download, complete, sign, and upload the form: https://ap.uci.edu/wp-content/uploads/AuthReleaseForm.pdf
Reference requirements
  • 3-6 required (contact information only)
Apply link: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF06724

Campus Information

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Job location

Irvine, CA