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Associate or Full Professor of Music (Ballet), Tenure‐track

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Position Details

Title Associate or Full Professor of Music (Ballet), Tenure‐track
Appointment Status Tenure Track
Department IU Bloomington Ballet
Position Summary

The Jacobs School of Music seeks applicants for a tenure‐track faculty position in the Ballet Department. The successful candidate will possess demonstrable strengths as a performer and choreographer, will be able to work effectively with faculty colleagues, and will be able to inspire gifted students in a highly competitive and professionally‐oriented educational environment.

Responsibilities include teaching ballet technique, men’s class, and both contemporary and classical ballet partnering (team-taught with a female colleague) for all ballet majors; staging ballets for the IU Ballet Theater; choreographing new works for IU Ballet Theater and IU Opera Theater productions; and guiding the choreographic workshop projects of all ballet majors. Participation in recruitment, auditions, student advising, and other department activities, and participation in projects within the Jacobs School, is expected.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or diploma is required; commensurate professional experience will be given equal consideration. Experience dancing in, and setting original choreography on, national/international ballet companies; successful experience teaching professional dancers. Proven experience in restaging ballets; extensive experience in the artistic administration and organizational management of national/international ballet companies.

Department Contact for Questions

Cecilia Fleming, Assistant to the Executive Associate Dean (812) 855-5541, ceciflem@indiana.edu

Additional Qualifications
Salary and Rank Salary and rank commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Special Instructions

A complete application consists of a letter of application and curriculum vitae, along with contact information for three professional references. A message with instructions about uploading letters of reference will be sent automatically to each of your reference providers upon the submission of your application. Please do not send audio/video files or other materials until requested to do so. If you need help completing your application, contact Cecilia Fleming, (812) 855‐5541, ceciflem@indiana.edu

For Best Consideration Date 12/15/2017
Expected Start Date 08/01/2018
OAA # 21711-10

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
Optional Documents