Assistant/Associate Adjunct Faculty in Performing Arts: Dance
(PERFA 75-02) Dance Co. African Diaspora
May 20, 2022
Jun 03, 2022 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Founded in 1863, Saint Mary's is a residential
campus nestled 20 miles east of San Francisco in the picturesque
Moraga Valley. Based in the Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts
traditions, Saint Mary's currently enrolls more than 4,000 students
from diverse backgrounds in undergraduate and graduate programs.
The De La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of
the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic
character of the College.
As a comprehensive and independent institution, Saint Mary's offers
undergraduate and graduate programs integrating liberal and
professional education. Saint Mary's reputation for excellence,
innovation and responsiveness in education stems from its vibrant
heritage as a Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts institution. An
outstanding, committed faculty and staff that value shared inquiry,
integrative learning and student interaction bring these traditions
to life in the 21st century. The College is committed to the
educational benefits of diversity.
Saint Mary's College seeks to hire a per-course adjunct faculty
member to teach Perfa 75-02 (Dance Co. African Diaspora) in the
Fall Term 2022
Fall Term 2022
PERFA 75-02 Dance Co. African Diaspora
Tuesday & Thursdays 9:45-11:20 am
.25 credit course (.66 faculty workload)
This course will be taught in person, on
This course introduces students to the art of West African dancing
from Ghana as well as providing the necessary skills and
understanding for an appreciation of the artistic, athletic, and
social qualities of dance. Throughout the course, students will
learn various concepts surrounding dance including music, history
of dance, culture, etiquette, and application in social settings as
well as stage performances.
The successful candidate will have several years of experience
teaching West African Dance at the college level and be able to
serve as the accompanist for the class as well.
To apply, visit https://apply.interfolio.com/106725