Columbia, SC
Jul 12, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Posting Details
Posting Summary

Posting Number FAC00016PO17 Classification Title Instructor Internal Title Instructor Campus Columbia 01 College/Division College of Arts and Sciences Department Theatre and Dance Advertised Salary Range $42,000.00 Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Hours per year 1560 Position Category Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Basis 9 months Work County Richland 40 Tenure Information Non-Tenure-Track Job Search Category Faculty-Non-Tenured

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Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

9 month annual appointment, non-tenure track instructor of Production Stage Management/ Arts Management in the Department of Theatre and Dance to begin August 16, 2017. Job responsibilities will include teaching two courses per semester in Arts Management, Stage Management, and/or Producing for Theatre; supervision of a 1 credit hour student theatre laboratory course; the production/company management of four Mainstage productions and the supervision/training of student stage managers.

Required Education and Experience

MA or MFA in Theatre or comparable professional management experience is required. Applicants must have experience coordinating Equity/URTA guest artist contracts, proven managerial skills, adeptness working with student/ non-professional design/technical crews, and the ability to work in a collaborative, team-based environment.

Preferred Qualifications

Desirable candidates will have prior experience in the following: teaching at the undergraduate level, professional production/stage management, developing course curriculum, and arts management/entrepreneurship.

Posting Detail Information

Desired Start Date 08/16/2017 Job Open Date 07/07/2017 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Conditions for Eligibility

Please provides a statement of teaching philosophy. Limited to one page.

Quicklink for Posting EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.

Position Attributes

Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive Yes

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Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Other Supporting Documents
  4. Letter of Recommendation 1
  5. Letter of Recommendation 2
  6. Letter of Recommendation 3
Optional Documents