Dance, Adjunct

Posted Date 7 months ago(7/21/2017 12:11 PM)
Job ID
# of Openings
Adjunct Faculty
Org Number
Dance Productions
Provost Vice President
Job Type
Proposed Salary Range
$700 or $915 per credit hour, depending on degree
Targeted Job Start Date
Hours Per Week
Weeks Per Year
Regular Workdays/Hours
Preference Date
Exempt Status

Position Overview

Note: Adjunct positions at UCO are part-time teaching positions. This posting is to create a pool of interested applicants from which the Department may draw as sections become open at any point in the current academic year. This posting may or may not result in the hiring of adjuncts. Adjunct Faculty - provides a quality learning experience for students on a semester basis. Adjunct faculty reports to a dean or chair and performs instruction-related duties and responsibilities in a timely manner and in accordance with the mission, policies and procedures of the college. The relationship of the adjunct faculty member to the student is one of teacher and facilitator of learning.

Department Specific Essential Job Functions

The Department of Dance at the University of Central Oklahoma is seeking a highly qualified applicant for the position of Adjunct Instructor in Ballet.

Qualifications/Experience Required

Possesses at least a master's degree in the field specified in the position announcement (exceptions require Academic Affairs approval). Possesses excellent communication, problem-solving, and organizational skills.

Qualifications/Experience Preferred

The candidate must have a BFA or higher with expertise in ballet technique. Successful applicants will have previous teaching experience in university and/or studio settings plus special attention to those who have certification in recognized ballet programs.


Applicant should have teaching experience with Beginners through Advanced students and also experience teaching in one or more of the following areas including Pointe Technique, Classical Variations and/or Ballet for children.

Physical Demands

Repetitive movement of hands and fingers. Typing and/or writing. Frequent standing, and/or sitting. Occasional walking, stooping, kneeling or crouching. Reach with hands and arms.

Visually identify, observe and assess. Ability to communicate with supervisor/students/colleagues. Regular physical attendance required.


The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.


Reasonable accommodations (in accordance with ADA requirements) may be made, upon request, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.


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