ASSISTANT PROFESSOR/SCENIC DESIGNER

Location
Greenville
Posted
May 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Description: Assistant Professor--Scenic Designer - East Carolina University School of Theatre and Dance (NAST accredited) seeks tenure-track Scenic Designer for well-established, rigorous BFA-Theatre Arts program. Responsibilities include: scene design for ECU/Loessin Playhouse main-stage season (2-3 shows out of 5 per year) and mentoring of student Scenic Designers; supervising and mentoring of student crews in scenic painting and/or properties; and teaching related courses from a menu including Scene Design, Advanced Scene Design, and Scene Painting.

Minimum Qualifications: MFA or equivalent professional experience in Scenic Design, Scenography, or Production Design. All degrees must be conferred by an appropriately accredited institution or certified as equivalent to required accredited education.

Special Instructions to Applicants: Competitive salary. Employment to begin August 14, 2017. Candidates must apply online at https://ecu.peopleadmin.com and attach letter of application, CV/resume, and contact info for three references. Digital portfolio should be sent to Erich Keil, Chair, Scene Designer Search Committee at keile@ecu.edu. Please submit electronic application materials only. Written letters of reference, proper documentation of identity, employability, and official transcripts are required upon offer of employment. Screening begins June 1, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. More school information can be found at www.ecu.edu/theatredance/.

Date Initial Screening Begins: 06-01-2017

Job Close Date: Open Until Filled