The University of Wolverhampton

Lecturer in Dance

Walsall Campus
Faculty of Arts
Contract Type
Advert Status
35,210 - 42,036 pa
Closing Date
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The School of Performing Arts at the University of Wolverhampton is seeking to make a number of key appointments to support and enhance its core provision. Housed in the state-of-the-art Performance Hub on our Walsall campus, the School offers a wide portfolio of courses and has strong links with industry. We are committed to providing an excellent student experience and you will be expected to demonstrate passion and enthusiasm for teaching, with the desire to support students to fulfil their potential and realise their career ambitions.


Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the post of Lecturer in Dance.


The school is seeking to appoint an excellent lecturer with proven experience of higher education teaching to undergraduate and postgraduate degree levels in a range of areas in Dance. You will possess a PhD (or near completion) or have significant evidence of professional practice in the field. 


The ability to deliver specialist modules in two or more of the following is desirable: Choreography, Dance Science, Cultural Studies, Screendance, Dance Pedagogy, Preparing for the Work Place, Technique and Repertoire. You will also be able to contribute to Academic Skills and Research Methods modules.


You will have a passion for the subject and possess an enthusiasm that inspires confidence from students and builds rapport with University colleagues and external clients.


For an informal discussion regarding this post please contact Helen Rudge, Deputy Head of the School of Performing Arts:  

The University of Wolverhampton values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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