Part Time Dance Faculty

Penn State University

Penn State Altoona
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
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Penn State Altoona
Academic Affairs, Division of Arts and Humanities


The Penn State Altoona Dance program invites applications for part-time Dance Faculty for the 2018-19 academic year. Applicants should be able to teach Hip Hop and one additional dance technique: Jazz, Modern, or African. A minimum of a Bachelor degree with supported evidence of performance, training and teaching experience is required. A Master’s degree with university-level teaching experience is preferred. Applications must consist of a cover letter; a CV (including performance record, teaching experience, previous residencies, training, and the names and contact information of three references); an artistic statement, no more than one page in length; a sample syllabus of the course the applicant would like to teach; a DVD or electronic submission of performance, teaching, or choreographic works (no more than three); a DVD script containing pertinent information on the submitted works in the following order – title, date of performance/teaching, venue of performance/teaching, performers (group – student, professional, community). Please combine materials to fill slots. Recordings of performances may sent to: KT Huckabee 3000 Ivyside Park Altoona PA 16601 or electronically to This is a non benefit eligible position.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088