Non-Tenure Track Instructor of Dance (Hip Hop) About the
University Western Washington University, with over 16,000 students
in seven colleges and the graduate school, is nationally recognized
for its educational programs, students and faculty. The campus is
located in Bellingham, Washington, a coastal community of 90,000
overlooking Bellingham Bay, the San Juan Islands and the North
Cascades Mountain range. The city lies 90 miles north of Seattle
and 60 miles south of Vancouver, British Columbia. Western is the
highest-ranking public, master's-granting university in the Pacific
Northwest, according to the 2019 U.S. News & World Report rankings.
About the Department The College of Fine and Performing Arts and
the Theatre and Dance Department support Western's mission, which
states that together with our students, staff, and faculty, we are
committed to making a positive impact in the state and the world
with a shared focus on academic excellence and inclusive
achievement. We encourage applications from women, people of color,
people with disabilities, veterans, and other candidates from
underrepresented backgrounds and with diverse experiences
interested in this opportunity. About the Position The College of
Fine and Performing Arts and the Theatre and Dance Department
invite applicants for a part-time faculty position in Hip Hop to
begin September, 2020. This position is located at the University's
main campus in Bellingham, WA. For more information on the Theatre
and Dance Department please visit our website at Required
- BA in Dance or equivalent dance experience.
- Experience working with diverse groups, including a commitment
to cultivating learning environments that are equitable and
inclusive of students from diverse social identities and
- Experience as a Hip Hop Instructor.
- Experience teaching at the university level.
- Professional dance experience.
- Professional choreography experience.
- BFA in Dance.
Commensurate with experience and qualifications
United Faculty of Western Washington
A cover letter and curriculum vitae are required and should
address your experience related to the position responsibilities
and the required and preferred qualifications, including your
experience working with diverse groups and commitment to
cultivating learning environments that are equitable and inclusive
of students from diverse social identities and backgrounds.
You will be asked to provide contact information of three
Closing Date Notes Application review begins April 19, 2020;
position is open until filled.
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