Job & Internship Listings

How to Submit a Listing

The ACDA National Office offers listings of jobs and internships in and related to dance. To help keep this task manageable, we ask that you follow these instructions:

  1. Send listing to [email protected]
  2. Include “Job” or “Internship” in the subject of the email
  3. In the body of your email, list:
    1. Organization/Institution
    2. City and State of the position
    3. Job/Internship Title
    4. Application deadline
  4. Attach the full job/internship description as a PDF document OR include url link to online job description.

Please note:  only dance and dance-related opportunities will be posted.


JOB OPENINGS
Please note, jobs are posted in order of receipt, from most recent to oldest.

Saddleback College, Mission Viejo, CA
(posted 01.18.18)
Dance Instructor (full-time, tenure-track)
Full Job Description Link

University of Georgia, Athens, GA
(posted 01.17.18)
Lecturer in Dance
Deadline: Review begins February 1, 2018
Full Job Description (PDF)

Earthdance Creative Living, Plainfield, MA
(posted 01.16.18)
Executive Director
Priority Deadline: February 11, 2018
Full Job Description Link

American Dance Festival, Durham, NC
(posted 01.12.18)
Seasonal Production Staff
Deadline: February 2, 2018
Full Job Description Link

American Dance Festival, Durham, NC
(posted 01.12.18)
Summer Staff
Deadline: February 2, 2018
Full Job Description Link

College of Charleston, Charleston, SC
(posted 01.12.18)
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Dance
Deadline: February 15, 2018
Full Job Description (PDF)

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
(posted 12.27.17)
Dean, School of Music, Theatre & Dance
Deadline: Open Until Filled
Full Job Description (PDF)

Trinity College, Hartford CT
(posted 12.13.17)
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Dance and Choreography
Deadline: Ongoing; applications will be reviewed beginning February 15, 2018
Full Job Description (PDF)

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
(posted 12.08.17)
Lecturer in Musical Theatre Dance
Deadline: Open Until Filled
Full Job Description Link

Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX
(posted 11.30.17)
Assistant Professor of Professional Practice with an emphasis in Ballet
Deadline: December 15, 2017
Full Job Description Link

Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
(posted 11.30.17)
Assistant/Associate Professor of Dance: Ballet Technique and Choreography
Deadline: January 19, 2018
Full Job Description Link

Webster University, St. Louis, MO
(posted 11.15.17)
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Dance
Deadline: Open until filled
Full Job Description Link

San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
(posted 11.14.17)
Director: School of Music and Dance
Deadline: January 10, 2018
Full Job Description Link

Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
(posted 11.07.17)
Tenure-Track Assistant/Associate Professor and Director of Dance
Deadline: December 18, 2017
Full Job Description Link

Sacramento State University, Sacramento, CA
(posted 10.23.17)
Assistant Professor in Dance
Deadline: Open Until Filled
Full Job Description (PDF)

University of Illinos at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL
(posted 10.12.17)
Dean of Fine and Applied Arts
Deadline: November 27, 2017
Full Job Description Link

California State University, Long Beach, CA
(posted 10.12.17)
Department Chair of Dance, tenure-track
Deadline:  Open Until Filled
Full Job Description Link

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
(posted 9.18.17)
Assistant Professor of Dance, tenure-track
Application deadline: December 1, 2017
Full Job Description

California State University Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA
(posted 8.27.17)
Assistant Professor of Dance
Application deadline: November 27, 2017
Full Job Description

University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon
(posted 8.21.17)
Dean, School of Music and Dance
Deadline:  October 16, 2017
Full Job Description

University of Nevada, Reno, Reno, NV
(posted 8.21.17)
Lecturer, Jazz Dance
Deadline: Open Until Filled
Full Job Description Link

Stephens College, Columbia, MO
(posted 8.9.17)
Head Competitive Dance Coach
Deadline: open until filled / review of applications begins immediately
Full Job Description

New York Theatre Ballet, New York, NY
(posted 7.10.17)
Executive Director
Deadline: open until filled
Full Job Description

Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID
(posted 6.14.17)
Assistant Professor, Dance
Deadline: Open until filled / review of applications begins July 7th, 2017
Full Job Description

Butler University, Indianapolis, IN
(posted 8.21.17)
Dean, Jordon College of the Arts
Deadline: August 21, 2017
Full Job Description

University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI
(posted 6.7.17)
Lecturer (Working Title: Music Director)
Deadline: July 9, 2017
Full Job Description

New England Summer Dance Intensive at Dean College, Franklin, MA
(posted 6.2.17)
Resident Director
Deadline:  July 1, 2017
Full Job Description

Alabama State University, Montgomery, AL (posted 6.2.17)
Assistant Professor of Dance
Deadline: July 17, 2017
Full Job Description

Dean College, Franklin, MA (posted 5.12.17)
Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Modern Dance, Part Time
Full Job Description


INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

American Dance Festival, Durham, NC
(posted 01.12.18)
Arts Administration Internships
Deadline: February 2, 2018
Full Job Description Link

American Dance Festival, Durham, NC
(posted 01.12.18)
Production Internships
Deadline: February 2, 2018
Full Job Description Link

The Yard, Chilmark, MA (posted 11.13.17)
Summer Internships (various positions)
Deadlines: Priority Consideration-Application received by January 15, 2018; Consideration-Application received by February 15, 2018
Internship Descriptions Link

LEIMAY Internships, Brooklyn, NY (posted 10.06.17)
Marketing and Social Media internships
Deadline: October 23, 2017
Internship Descriptions (PDF)

“Dance on the Lawn: Montclair’s Dance Festival,” Montclair, NJ (posted 8.27.17)
Administrative Intern
Deadline:  immediately
Internship Description (PDF)


American Dance Festival
Summer Internships
Deadline:  February 3, 2017
Internship Descriptions Link

Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, Beckett, MA (posted 11.19.15)
Fall/Winter/Spring Internships
Deadline:  Applications accepted on a rolling basis
Internship Descriptions Link

Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, Beckett, MA
Summer Internships
Deadlines: Priority Consideration-Application received by January 13, 2017; all applications due by February 10, 2017; post February 10 by availability only
Applications are reviewed in the order that they are received.
Internship Descriptions Link