SEAD Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance is accepting applications for the
New Position as Faculty Teacher and Coordinator
In 1993, Susan Quinn's vision was to create SEAD Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance as a centre for training contemporary dancers and choreographers as well as a vibrant space that provides the public with performances and education in contemporary dance art. SEAD became one of the first places to offer professional-caliber training for contemporary artists in Austria. SEAD today is an accredited academy with more than 100 international students from over 30 countries who can attend different educational programs: the four year undergraduate-program is recognized as university-level studies since 2001, and the the postgraduate-programs BODHI PROJECT (for dancers) and I.C.E. (for choreographers) where incorporated to the school-system in 2008. SEAD is a meeting point for experimental collaborations, residencies, and performances. As a cultural space open for the general public SEAD offers an educational program for adults, teens and kids, and organizes various events in the field of contemporary dance and performance art to enrich the cultural scene in Salzburg. Since 2008, SEAD is home-base and production place for the internationally touring company BODHI PROJECT.

SEAD seeks for a responsible person passionate about their field of interest and able to mentor, track progress and assess student development to take on the joint role of Faculty Teacher and Coordinator in a full time position

We are looking for a strong, physical, clear teacher for the professional academy program. Ideally the successful candidate offers one or more subjects of the curriculum which includes contemporary technique, yoga, somatic practices, dance theory, composition, improvisation. The faculty teacher plays a key role in the rotating faculty system of SEAD and will be involved in the curriculum development.
The incumbent will be a student advisor and project coordinator. It is an expectation of the role that the incumbent will develop and lead these areas.
The successful candidate will be PhD qualified or have equivalent professional experience, and experienced as a leading educator in their specialist field. Additionally, excellent management skills and excellent english are requested.
We offer this position to a creative, responsible and versatile applicant excited to join our engaged team.

This is a full time continuing position, starting September 2017
The salary is commensurate with experience

Please send your application by May 30th, 2017 with your CV and motivation letter to
SEAD Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance

Susan Quinn

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Apply for an

Internship Program at Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance
Would you like to gain intensive insights into the workings of a cultural institution?
Are you interested in cultural education and production?
Would you like to do work in an international artistic environment?
Then, you have to experience SEAD!

The trainee program offers the opportunity to work in all areas of SEAD, working very closely with the team. The trainee has the chance to work and assist in the academy administration and organization, marketing, public relations, funding coordination, company touring and in the production of dance performances.

The ideal candidate has finished their studies at the University and has an interest in contemporary and experimental dance as well as administration.

Financial conditions: SEAD provides accommodation in SEADs guest house and a pocket money of 300 euros per month as well as health insurance
Working period: September 2017 – July 2018
The program consists of an average of 30 hours per week.

For applications please send a CV and a letter of motivation to
SEAD Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance
Margit Lanzinger
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