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Administrative Manager of Dance
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Harvard University | Cambridge, MA
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Job Description

Basic Qualifications

BA / BS required. A minimum of five years experience in a professional dance company or pre-professional dance school, comparable arts organization, or arts department in higher education. Experience in business management in the performing arts or comparable arts management.

Additional Information

The Office for the Arts at Harvard (OFA) supports student engagement in the arts and integrates the arts into University life. Through its programs and services, the OFA teaches and mentors, fosters student art making, connects students to accomplished artists, commissions new work, and partners with local, national, and international constituencies. By supporting the development of students as artists and cultural stewards, the OFA works to enrich society and shape communities in which the arts are a vital part of life. Dance is a core program of the Office for the Arts at Harvard, which is based within Harvard College (Faculty of Arts and Sciences).

Rooted in tradition, committed to innovating, the Dance Center supports studies in dance composition, improvisation, performance, choreographic design and history of dance with an emphasis on collaboration and trans-disciplinary inquiry. Dance offerings are comprised of non-credit courses taught by Boston area professionals, credit courses in Theater, Dance, and Media, performances, and visiting artist events. Approximately 1000 students participate across all areas of dance each academic year. The Dance staff manages Dance Center spaces and the Director's Studio. Reports to the Dance Director who is also Senior Lecturer in the Theater, Dance, and Media concentration.

Full-time. All formal offers will be made by FAS Human Resources.

About Harvard University

 Harvard University is a private Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, with about 6,700 undergraduate students and about 15,250 post graduate students.