13 Nov 2017

Full-Time Job Assistant Professor of Scenic Design

Albion College (Job Poster)Albion, Michigan, United States

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Job Description

The Department of Theatre at Albion College invites applications for a full time tenure-track Assistant Professor of Scenic Design for our undergraduate BA Theatre program, beginning August 2018.

The ideal candidate will have an MFA in design and a significant professional resume and/or collegiate teaching experience.
We seek a colleague who is a teaching artist in the purest sense committed to teaching in a liberal arts college with a diverse student body. He or she will be equal parts creator and mentor: someone with the skill set and versatility of a theatre generalist, filtered through the lens of a designer.
This is an opportunity to be a core creative faculty member in a rapidly growing department. Candidates will be expected to teach a 3/3 load in subjects such as Basic Design Theory, Introductory Scenic Design, Scenic Painting, Props Construction, Introduction to Theatre, or other areas of expertise.
Design responsibilities include four main-stage productions per academic year (two proscenium and two black box).
Course releases will be granted for design work.
Candidates may also contribute occasional interdisciplinary classes to the wider college community.

Albion’s Department of Theatre equally emphasizes a rigorous classroom environment and an ambitious production season dedicated to professional values. The department offers a BA in Theatre, with specializations available in Acting/Directing, Design/Technology, and Stage Management, in addition to a Minor. The production season includes 4 main-stage productions per academic year in a traditional 200-seat proscenium theatre as well as a flexible 2-story black box theatre.
See www.albion.edu/theatre for more information about our department.

To apply, use the following link to send curriculum vitae, copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy, applicable portfolio/website information, and three letters of recommendation: http://apply.interfolio.com/47133

Review of applications will begin December 1, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled.


Albion College, a private liberal arts college of approximately 1500 students, situated in a culturally diverse community in south-central Michigan, is dedicated to the highest quality in undergraduate education, with a commitment to diversity as a core institutional value The College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and non-discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, of sexual orientation, religion, sex, age or disability, as protected by law, in all educational programs and activities, admission of students and conditions of employment. Albion is especially interested in candidates who will contribute to a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. Visit our web site at www.albion.edu

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• Job Title: Assistant Professor of Scenic Design
• Job Type: Full-Time Job
• Employer: Albion College
• website: www.albion.edu
• Location: Albion, Michigan, United States

Job Categories: Theatre. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: arts education, assistant professor, design, stage, teaching, teaching artist, and theatre. Location: Michigan.


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