School of Music, Musical Theatre, Non-Tenure Track, Full-Time Instructor

Edmond, OK
May 01, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

College Information:

The College of Fine Arts and Design is a center of excellence for the arts and design, as well as a center of innovation for improving and promoting arts education. Founded in 2001, the college combines the experience of Oklahoma’s oldest public educational institution with groundbreaking thinking about the role of the arts on the 21st century. The College of Fine Arts and Design nurtures leadership qualities in students, thus expanding the scope and qualities of their career opportunities. The institution’s emphasis is on student-centered education. This commitment to excellence provides students the opportunity to interact and work closely with our more than 100 outstanding full and part-time faculty members who are dedicated to developing the artist, scholar, creative professional, educator, citizen and leader as a whole. With more than 200 performing and visual arts events every year, the college provides students from a variety of academic disciplines and programs to come together to view exhibits, attend special events, experience performances, take classes and discuss their work , and ultimately learn to both specialize and think from a global perspective.The College of Fine Arts and Design currently has six academic units, the Department of Art, Department of Dance, Department of Design, Department of Theatre Arts, School of Music and the Academy of Contemporary Music and specialized accreditations from National Association of Schools of Music (NASM), National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) and the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA). For further information see our website at

Position Summary:

An Instructor provides a quality learning experience for students on a semester basis. Adjunct faculty reports to a dean or chair and performs instruction-related duties and responsibilities in a timely manner and in accordance with the mission, policies and procedures of the college. The relationship of the adjunct faculty member to the student is one of teacher and facilitator of learning. This is a full-time, non-tenure track position and can be continued or terminated for the following academic year if not recommended by the chair/director or dean.

Posting Number: F00281
Job Type: Full-Time
Department Specific Essential Job Functions:

Teaching Musical Theatre Dance Styles (Beginning to Advanced) and Tap Technique (Beginning to Advanced); other musical theatre courses may include—Musical Theatre I-VIII, Acting for Musical Theatre, Interview and Audition, Musical Theatre Directing, History of Musical Theatre, Musical Theatre Scene Study, Musical Theatre Performance workshop—as assigned.

Directing and/or choreographing mainstage musicals. Conceiving, creating, directing/choreographing Musical Theatre Jazz Lab revue shows.

Recruiting and advising Musical Theatre majors.

Salary Range: Commensurate with credentials and experience.
Desired Start Date: 08/07/2017
EEO Statement:

The University of Central Oklahoma (University) is committed to an inclusive educational and employment environment that provides equal opportunity and access to all qualified persons. The University will continue its policy of fair and equal employment and educational practices without discrimination harassment because of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, genetic information, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, gender, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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