Demonstrated ability to work with individuals from a variety of communities and cultures, and a commitment to encourage and support diversity is essential. The successful candidate will be an inspiring teacher and artist who will contribute to the department's continuing development.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Teach courses supporting both the BFA and MFA in Dance programs, including modern, ballet, jazz, other technique, choreography, and theoretical courses. Other assignments could include areas of expertise that support the department's curriculum, including dance technology and production.
Other Specifications/Instructions for the Position:
This position is only for FY20 (Fall 2019/Spring 2020) with the opportunity for renewal.
Internal Number: 21659
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.