Assistant Professor of Theatre and Musical Theatre

Job description

Position Title Assistant Professor of Theatre and Musical Theatre

Requisition 201800003F

Rank Assistant Professor

FLSA status Exempt

Hiring Salary
Nine month contract position; salary/compensation competitive and commensurate with education and experience.

Position Type Full-Time Tenure Track

College College of Fine Arts & Mass Communication

Department Dept of Theatre and Musical Theatre

Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job

Candidates will be expected to teach 9 (nine) credit hours per semester including, but not limited to, directing, acting, and stage management. In addition, the successful candidate will direct one production for the department per academic year. The successful candidate will participate in academic advising, mentoring of majors, recruitment, committee work and service to the University. Continuous external creative/research activities in their field is expected.

Educational Requirements for the Position

MFA in Directing or Acting with documented skills as a theatre artist/teacher in both areas artistic practice (acting and directing). Professional directing and acting experience is preferred.

Experience Required for the Position

Candidates with professional experience and teaching experience will be given first consideration. Experience and/or training in Stage Management encouraged.

Other Requirements for the Position   Special Instructions Summary

Qualified applicants should submit a letter of application, a philosophy of teaching, official university transcripts, and three current letters of recommendation. Materials should be submitted electronically through PeopleAdmin and to [email protected] A curriculum vita with links to creative works and a media presentation should be uploaded with the online application, where you will also be able to link contact information for three references. For full consideration by the search committee, complete application materials must be submitted by March 1, 2018.




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Posted: 1/9/2018
Application Due: 4/20/2018
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