Kennesaw State University invites applications for a 9-month,
tenure-track Assistant Professor of Dance faculty position in 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 who can develop
curricula with broad perspectives on the field of dance.
- The successful candidate is expected to teach courses in Dance
History, Analysis and Criticism, general education, and other
topics in the candidate’s area of
- The successful candidate is expected to develop and maintain a
peer-reviewed body of published dance scholarship as stipulated by
- The successful candidate is expected to engage in institutional
- Additional departmental responsibilities include student
recruitment, program assessment, and participation in department
and university activities.
Ph.D., EdD, or foreign equivalent in Dance History/Theory, Dance
Studies, Performance Studies, Dance Education, or MFA with evidence
of Scholarship in Dance and a proven track record in publishing
(strong ABD candidates may also be considered).
Preferred Qualifications Include:
- At least two years of collegiate teaching and mentoring
- An active research portfolio of peer-reviewed
scholarship/creative activity in dance history and dance
- Evidence of teaching and working with a culturally and an
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.