Distinguished Lecturer - Production Manager
FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
CUNY Hunter College invites applicants for a Distinguished Lecturer/Production Manager position in the department of Theatre to begin Fall 2018. This position reports to the dept Chair and will teach the required credit-bearing Production Class for theatre majors and one additional class each semester in Acting, Directing, Theatre History, Devised Theatre, or in an area of the candidate's expertise. The successful candidate will oversee all production elements of departmental productions and events, including planning, budgeting, scheduling and the production process; contracting and hiring designers and production crew; and the work of the Assistant Production Manager, in connection with student productions. The faculty member will also manage student Required Crew Assignments (RCAs); advise the Undergraduate Theatre Club and independent students honors projects, and initiate and cultivate connections between the department and professional theatres.
Hunter is committed to active engagement with students and the community at large, and embraces equity, inclusiveness, and global awareness in all dimensions of our work.
Bachelor's degree and a record of achievement in a profession or field of expertise related to teaching assignments. Also required is the ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.
We are seeking candidates with a strong background in theatre production who are committed to excellence in undergraduate teaching and identify with the mission of a department that teaches theatre to an ethnically diverse student body as an essential part of a liberal arts education.
Preferred Qualifications: MFA or PhD preferred. ABD, or equivalent teaching and production management experience, considered.
Commensurate with experience
CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.
HOW TO APPLY
Click on the "Apply Now" button and follow the application instructions. Please have your curriculum vitae/ resume and scholarly interest or cover letter with names and contact information of 3 references available to attach into the application before you begin. Please note that the required material must be uploaded as ONE document. The document must be in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format- and name of file should not exceed ten (10) characters. Incomplete application packages will not be considered.
Open until filled with review of applications to begin March 2, 2018.
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CUNY Job Posting: Faculty
Job Title: Distinguished Lecturer - Production Manager (Theatre)
Job ID: 18221
Location: Hunter College
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.