Job Opportunities


With over 500 professional members, Dance Studies Association is the nexus of dance scholarship. Here you'll find a listing of current job opportunities.

San Francisco Ballet
Due September 01, 2020

Visiting Scholar

San Francisco Ballet’s Visiting Scholar program invites an established scholar to participate in SFB's Audience Engagement Programs during the Rep Season.

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The American Council of Learned Societies
Due July 31, 2020

New Leading Edge Fellowship

Luce Foundation Funded Program Partners Early Career Humanities Scholars w/ NFP Orgs to Advance Initiatives on Public Understanding of the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Critical Minded
Due July 29, 2020

Executive Director

Critical Minded is hiring its first ED to lead strategy & investor/institutional donor relations, work closely with its Governance & Advisory Boards.

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The Department of Art, Music and Dance Studies, University of Salzburg (Austria)
Due June 17, 2020

Applications for a PhD position within research project Border-Dancing Across Time

Border-Dancing Across Time: the (forgotten) Parisian choreographer Nyota Inyoka, her œuvre, & questions of choreographing créolité

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University of California, Merced
Due March 05, 2020

Full Time Lecturers in Global Arts Studies

The School of Social Sciences, Humanities & Arts seeks a lecturer(s) to teach courses in Global Arts, Media & Writing Studies for Fall 2020 & Spring 2021.

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University of Buffalo
Due August 20, 2020

Clinical Assistant Professor of Dance, Jazz Dance Practices

Posted Until Filled: The Department of Theatre & Dance in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University at Buffalo

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University of Utah
Due March 16, 2020

Post-MFA or Post-Doctoral Position: dance activism, social justice and community engagement

Raymond C. Morales Post-MFA or Post-Doctorate Fellowship in the areas of dance activism, social justice and community engagement

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University of Southern Denmark
Due March 15, 2020

Assistant professor or associate professor of dance

Research Unit of Movement, Culture and Society (MoCS), Dept of Sports Science & Clinical Biomechanics, at the Univ of Southern Denmark, invites applications.

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California State University, Long Beach
Due February 21, 2020

Dean, College of the Arts

California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) seeks an inspirational leader for Dean of the College of the Arts (COTA).

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University of North Texas Department of Dance & Theatre
Due January 07, 2020

University of North Texas Department of Dance & Theatre Lecturer in Dance Position #2

Full-time to begin Fall 2020; MFA or equivalent terminal degree in Dance; professional experience; at least 1 year of teaching in a university setting

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University of North Texas Department of Dance & Theatre
Due January 07, 2020

University of North Texas Department of Dance & Theatre Lecturer in Dance Position #1

Full-time to begin in fall 2020; MFA, PhD, or EdD in Dance; professional experience; evidence of at least 1 year of successful teaching in a university setting.

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University of Washington in Washington
Due November 15, 2019

Artist in Residence, Dance

The Department of Dance at the University of Washington in Seattle invites applications for a full-time, Artist in Residence to start in Sept 2020.

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Montclair State University

Two-Year Cohorts

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