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Columbia, SC 29208

phone: 803.777.4288   
fax: 803.777.6669
email: theatre@sc.edu or dance@sc.edu

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PROFESSOR / HEAD OF DANCE EDUCATION

The University of South Carolina seeks an established dance education scholar with academic leadership experience to advance our dance education program. Supervise, advise and mentor dance education students in K-12 certification program, including field experiences and internships. Develop and maintain close contact with area schools and the USC College of Education. Teach undergraduate Dance Education courses. Conduct a program of research appropriate to the discipline with Dance Education majors. Develop workshops, attend conferences with majors as well as work with the USC student chapter of NDEO. Develop and participate in departmental production program for Dance Education majors with guest choreographers and artists.

Join professionally active faculty in a nationally competitive dance program in the Department of Theatre and Dance. The program offers the BA in Performance/Choreography with an emphasis in Ballet or Contemporary Dance and BA in Dance Education. The dance program has an extensive guest artist program and relationships with significant professional dance companies. Please visit our web site for more information http://artsandsciences.sc.edu/dance/.

Nine-month position beginning August 2014. Established and ongoing record of research / scholarship and professional activity commensurate with appointment at the rank of full professor is expected. PhD or EdD required. Successful candidate may currently be an Associate Professor but must have credentials for appointment as a Full Professor.

Send application letter, vitae, three letters of recommendation, and philosophy of leadership and teaching. Applications should be sent electronically to Dance Education Search Committee via email to DanceSearch@sc.edu.

For full consideration by the search committee, applications should be received no later than November 15, 2013.  Review of applications continues until position is filled or search closed.

The University of South Carolina's main campus is located in the state capital, close to the mountains and the coast. The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has designated the University of South Carolina as one of only 73 public and 32 private academic institutions with “very high research activity” and also lists USC as having strong focus on community engagement. The University has over 31,000 students on the main campus (and over 46,000 students system-wide), more than 350 degree programs, and a nationally-ranked library system that includes one of the nation’s largest public film archives. Columbia, the capital of South Carolina, is the center of a greater metropolitan area with a population over 750,000.

The University of South Carolina is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities or decisions for qualified persons on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

 

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UNDERGRADUATE THEATRE & DANCE PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY /
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

The Department of Theatre and Dance at the University of South Carolina seeks candidates for an assistant professor position to begin August 2014. Position oversees undergraduate technical production for our students in both theatre and dance and is to develop a cohort of design and technology emphasis undergraduates. Providing technical expertise and daily hands-on production supervision that strengthens undergraduate learning through our laboratory and main stage production programs is a primary responsibly. Teaches courses in technical production to theatre and dance undergraduate students.

Join active faculty in a nationally competitive department with strong Theatre graduate and Theatre / Dance undergraduate programs. Theatre program offers the BA, MA, MAT, and MFA degrees. Dance program offers BA in Performance / Choreography and Dance Education. Theatre program accredited by NAST and is member of URTA. Department invests in extensive Theatre and Dance production and guest artist programs. Please visit our web site for more information http://artsandsciences.sc.edu/thea.

Terminal degree or equivalent professional experience required. Established and ongoing record of professional activity is expected.

Send application letter, vitae, three letters of recommendation, and philosophy of leadership and teaching. Applications should be sent electronically to Production Search Committee via email to TheatreSearch@sc.edu.

For full consideration by the search committee, applications should be received no later than November 15, 2013. Review of applications continues until position is filled or search closed.

 

The University of South Carolina's main campus is located in the state capital, close to the mountains and the coast. The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has designated the University of South Carolina as one of only 73 public and 32 private academic institutions with “very high research activity” and also lists USC as having strong focus on community engagement. The University has over 31,000 students on the main campus (and over 46,000 students system-wide), more than 350 degree programs, and a nationally-ranked library system that includes one of the nation’s largest public film archives. Columbia, the capital of South Carolina, is the center of a greater metropolitan area with a population over 750,000.

The University of South Carolina is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities or decisions for qualified persons on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

 

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