The Department of Theatre and Dance at Rider University seeks an adjunct instructor of Dance/Movement Therapy (DMT) for the Fall 2022 semester beginning September 1, 2022. This position is to teach CNT 584 Counseling and Dance/Movement Therapy Practicum I, which is the first fieldwork course for DMT students in the master's program in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, DMT concentration.
Must have a master's degree in dance/movement therapy, Board Certification (BC-DMT), and at least 5 years of clinical experience in DMT.
Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience:
Prior experience teaching DMT courses at the graduate level and licensed professional counselor (LPC).
About Rider University:
The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.
Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.
Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.
Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.
Rider University has been included as one of the nation's best universities by US News & World Report and remained in the top tier in the Regional Universities – North category. Additionally, The Princeton Review named Rider among its
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About Rider University
"As a learner-centered University dedicated to the education of the whole student, Rider provides students the intellectual resources and breadth of student life opportunities of a comprehensive university with the personal attention and close student-faculty interactions of a liberal arts college.Through a commitment to high quality teaching, scholarship and experiential opportunities, faculty on both campuses provide undergraduate and graduate students rigorous and relevant programs of study to expand their intellectual, cultural and personal horizons and develop their leadership skills. Our highly regarded programs in the arts, social sciences, sciences, music, business and education challenge students to become active learners who can acquire, interpret, communicate and apply knowledge within and across disciplines to foster the integrative thinking required in a complex and rapidly changing world."