Instructor / Assistant Tech Director for Lighting & Sound
Logo Posting Number FAC00054PO17 Classification Title Instructor Internal Title Instructor / Assistant Tech Director for Lighting & Sound Campus Columbia 01 College/Division College of Arts and Sciences Department Theatre and Dance Advertised Salary Range $51,333 Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Hours per year 1762.50 Position Category Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Basis 11 months Work County Richland 40 Tenure Information Non-Tenure-Track Job Search Category Faculty-Non-Tenured
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Advertised Job Summary
The Department of Theatre & Dance invites applications for a non-tenure track, Instructor / Assistant Technical Director (ATD) for Lighting and Sound. This is a an eleven (11) month annual appointment with a salary of $51,333. It is reviewed annually for reappointment, contingent upon satisfactory performance, departmental needs, and the availability of funding.
The ATD for Lighting & Sound provides technical technical expertise and daily hands -on production supervision that strengthens student learning through our production program. Production responsibilities include: supervision of graduate and undergraduate students in the implementation of lighting and sound designs for the main stage and non-main stage theatre productions; organization, upkeep and maintenance of equipment and systems; assisting with production budget; and working with outside vendors. Job duties also include teaching two (2) undergraduate technical theatre or design courses per semester.
Candidate should have an MA or MFA in a Design and/or Technical Theatre discipline or a BA / BFA Theatre degree with at least three years relevant professional or university employment experience. The ATD for Lighting and Sound must be hands-on, self-motivated and detail oriented with advanced technical, organizational and leadership skills. The position requires adeptness working with student / nonprofessional design / technical crews, and the ability to work in a collaborative, team-based environment.Preferred Qualifications
Posting Detail Information
Desired Start Date Job Open Date 08/18/2017 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/17900 EEO Statement
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