Assistant Professor of
Kennesaw State University invites applications for a 9-month,
tenure-track Assistant Professor of Dance faculty position the
Department of Dance starting August 2022.
We are particularly interested in candidates who can advance the
department’s commitment to excellence through diversity, and whose
teaching abilities balance existing faculty expertise.
- The candidate is expected to teach courses in Ballet and/or
Modern dance, and to teach or develop other topics and approaches
that align with the candidate’s area of expertise.
- The candidate will choreograph or stage performance works on
- The candidate is expected to develop and maintain a
peer-reviewed body of
creative and/or scholarly activity, consistent with the
requirements for a tenure-track hire.
- Dept/College/University/professional service is
- Additional departmental responsibilities include student
recruitment, program development, and participation in department
and university activities.
M.F.A., doctorate, or the foreign equivalent in Dance is
Preferred Qualifications Include:
- At least two years of collegiate teaching and mentoring
- Established record of professional experience in the
- An active research portfolio of peer-reviewed
- Evidence of teaching and working with diverse
For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known
for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering
campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just
north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one
of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest
university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and
graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral
Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of
Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed
to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to
broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on
a local, regional and national level.
For a full description of this position, application deadlines,
and application procedures, visit https://hr.kennesaw.edu/careers.php.
Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of
Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and
does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability,
national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or
veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records state.