Lecturer in Dance Studies

Middlesex University - Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries

The Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries at Middlesex University is a leading provider of higher education across the breadth of creative disciplines.  In Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Media and Design, our focus is on thinking through making.  We combine a close engagement with professional practice with high quality research and scholarship to ensure that our students and staff are working at the forefront of their disciplines.  Our Hendon campus provides outstanding specialist facilities in North London and a vibrant hub for our network of national and international partnerships.

We are looking to appoint a Lecturer in Dance Studies with expertise in Dance History, Cultures and Practice, and experience in supervising independent dance research projects at UG/PG levels, to join the Performing Arts Department at Middlesex University.

The role will typically be held by an experienced academic. The successful candidate will contribute to the student learning and teaching experience, and to the research or professional practice and knowledge transfer profiles of the Faculty. The post holder will work within an established academic team.

Performing Arts at Middlesex University has a well-respected heritage in practice and research that spans the spectrum of performing arts disciplines. Our courses and research areas emphasise the dynamic relationship between theory and practice, and include dance, theatre arts and music. The University has made significant investment in state-of-the-art facilities to support innovative provision at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, with a particular emphasis on collaboration. Our graduates are increasingly recognised as among the very best in their disciplines, distinctive in their educational formation and highly sought after within the creative industries sector, both nationally and internationally.

If you wish to discuss the job in further detail, please contact Anne Donnelly (Director of Dance Programmes), A.Donnelly@mdx.ac.uk, 020 8411 5725

To apply please visit the Middlesex University website.

Closing Date: 3rd January 2018

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