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Assistant Professor of Theater and Dance

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Applicants will be asked to list contact information for reference providers, including email addresses. Once a completed dossier is submitted, automatic emails will be generated to each reference provider, directing each referee to a unique URL where he or she must go to upload a letter of recommendation. Applicants using Interfolio (or other dossier service) should provide the appropriate unique Interfolio email address for each reference letter writer.

Posting Details

Position Information

Title Assistant Professor of Theater and Dance
Tenure Track or Non Tenure Track Tenure Track
Faculty Rank Assistant Professor
Open Date 12/08/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Full or Part Time Full Time
Position Summary

Trinity College invites applications for a tenure-track position in Dance and Choreography at the rank of Assistant Professor in the department of Theater and Dance. Please submit a letter of application which includes links to your choreographic work, CV, and contact information for at least three individuals who can provide letters of reference. Review of applications will begin on February 15th and continue until position is filled.

Qualifications

We seek candidates with a demonstrated record of excellence in teaching and practice. Applicants must have a terminal degree and a history of producing professional choreographic work informed by contemporary multidisciplinary approaches to dance. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate the ability to situate contemporary performing arts practices within broad cultural contexts and critical perspectives. Special consideration will be given to candidates with expertise in New Media, or who engage global and/or urban issues in their work, or issues of identity, race, class, ethnicity, sexuality or gender. Applications from women and minorities are especially encouraged.

Compensation

Competitive salary and benefits, plus start-up expense fund.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants will be asked to list contact information for reference providers, including email addresses. Once a completed dossier is submitted, automatic emails will be generated to each reference provider, directing each referee to a unique URL where he or she must go to upload a letter of recommendation. Applicants using Interfolio (or other dossier service) should provide the appropriate unique Interfolio email address for each reference letter writer.

Posting Number F00088

Posting Specific Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents