Visiting Assistant Professor in Musical Theatre

Job description

The Department of Theatre & Dance is seeking a Visiting Assistant Professor in Musical Theatre (Directing and Choreography). Responsibilities include teaching Musical Theatre Technique, Musical Theatre Dance, and Dance technique in the candidate's area of expertise. The candidate will also direct and/or choreograph in the season.

Applicants should include curriculum vitae and a cover letter including a link to website. When prompted in the application, also include the names and contact information for three references. This information may be used to solicit reference letters within the employment system.

Review of applications will begin November 19, 2018 and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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Job Title
Visiting Assistant Professor in Musical Theatre

Requisition Number

Working Title

Department Name
8X300:Fine Arts - Theatre Arts

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education

Terminal Degree or Professional experience in directing musical theatre required.

Required Related Experience


Required License/ Registration/Certification


Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Open Untill Filled

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  1. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's Online Employment System?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
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    • A colleague, friend, and/or family member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents





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    Posted: 11/3/2018
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