Chair of the Department of Dance


Kennesaw State University
Due January 01, 2020

Desired qualifications include a record of excellence in higher education administration; an established body of peer-reviewed scholarship and/or creative activity at the national and international levels; commitment to the scholar-artist model that is integral to the department’s philosophical mission; a record of effective teaching; understanding of and passion for a Bachelor of Arts program that emphasizes the professional practice of dance and dance scholarship within a liberal arts context; excellence commensurate with tenure, and appointment to the rank of Associate Professor or Professor (The rank of Professor will only be granted to candidates who demonstrate a strong record of both written scholarship and professional creative activity, as per the Kennesaw State University, Department of Dance promotion and tenure guidelines.); a history of ethical and transparent fiscal and budgetary management; a record of excellence in performance curation; experience with program accreditation and assessment; a record of ethical leadership, rooted in advocacy towards student learning, faculty/staff development, shared governance, and innovative program development; and an established record of fundraising (evidenced by dollars raised) and board development.

Completion of an earned terminal degree in the field of dance (Ph.D., M.F.A., Ed.D. or foreign equivalent).

How to Apply