AY18-19 Adjunct Faculty - Theatre, Music, Dance
Department: Theater and Performance Studies
Position Summary: Governors State Universityas College of Arts and Sciences seeks to create an available pool of Adjunct Faculty candidates to teach courses in our Theatre and Performance Studies program. Courses taught by adjunct faculty in the above program are primarily for undergraduates. Depending on qualifications and experience, graduate teaching opportunities may be available. Please visit http://www.govst.edu/cas/cmp for more information about the program and courses offered. We are particularly interested in adjunct faculty to teach courses in a variety of areas: In Dance, classes in Hip Hop, World Dance, African Dance, and Dance Therapy. In Music, classes in music history and theory such as African American Music, History of Jazz, 20th Century Music. In Theatre and Performance Studies, classes such as introductory theatre, storytelling, acting, directing, voice, movement, stagecraft, makeup design, sound design, scene design, costume design, lighting design, and stage management. Interested individuals are invited to complete a faculty profile, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcripts, and a list of references for consideration. At Governors State University, adjunct faculty are hired as temporary faculty with teaching responsibilities for a specific course in a semester or summer session. Adjuncts are not part of the faculty bargaining unit and are not included in membership of the Faculty Senate.
Minimum Qualifications: A Masteras degree in Theatre, Performance Studies, Dance, Music, or a related discipline.
Preferred Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have experience teaching undergraduate, graduate, and/or online courses. Professional experience is also highly desired.
Work Schedule: Varies depending on course offering.
Type of Position Being Requested: Adjunct
Full Time/Part Time: Part Time
Collective Bargaining Status of Position: Non-Unionized
FLSA Status: Exempt
Posting Number: FA0233P