8 Feb 2017

Full-Time Job Assistant/Associate Professor of Wig and Makeup

University of North Carolina School of the Arts (Job Poster) – Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States

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Job Description

Assistant/Associate Professor of Wig & Makeup
Position Number 030242

The University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) is the first state-supported, residential school of its kind in the nation. Established as the North Carolina School of the Arts by the N.C. General Assembly in 1963, UNCSA opened in Winston-Salem (“The City of the Arts”) in 1965 and became part of the University of North Carolina system in 1972. More than 1,100 students from middle school through graduate school train for careers in the arts in five professional schools: Dance, Design and Production (including a High School Visual Arts Program), Drama, Filmmaking, and Music. UNCSA is the state’s only public arts conservatory dedicated entirely to the professional training of talented students in the performing, visual, and moving image arts.

This position will teach classes in Applied Prosthetics including Sculpting and Mold-making.
The position will actively mentor students in the design and execution of diverse production assignments including drama, musical, opera and film.
Provide assistance in curriculum planning and design.
Participate in formal advising and mentorship of students.
Participate in core faculty institutional service, including: attendance at departmental faculty meetings and retreats. Participation in departmental, school and campus wide committees.
Other tasks as assigned by the Dean

Required Qualifications

MFA in the teaching discipline or a related discipline or equivalent professional experience
Strong Leadership skills
Master Teacher of Applied Prosthetics, Sculpting and Mold-making
Ability to work closely, and in collaboration with a diverse student body, faculty and staff.
Ability to contribute to curriculum planning within the Wig and Makeup Program and the School of Design & Production

Must pass background check

Preferred Qualifications

Additional skills in one or more of the following areas: Wig making, 3-D rendering, Airbrushing or animatronics enhance the application.

Tenure Information
UNCSA utilizes a multi-year contract system in lieu of tenure.

F19P Posting Number

Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Candidates

This position is being recruited at the Assistant or Associate Professor level.

An EHRA application is required in order to be considered for a faculty position. Please note, EHRA applications do not have an employment entry section. Instead, a resume/CV will be required to be uploaded by the applicant, along with any other documents the Department or assigned Search Committee deem relevant for the review process. Applications will be treated confidentially until the final stages of the search process. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

UNCSA follows the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) guidelines for faculty credentialing. The successful candidate will be required to submit a curriculum vitae, official transcripts of earned degrees, and/or substantiating documentation of experiential qualifications as a condition of employment.
Pursuant to UNCSA policy, as a condition of employment the University must obtain a criminal background report and determine that the nature and seriousness of any criminal offenses do not render employment with the University inappropriate.




• Job Title: Assistant/Associate Professor of Wig and Makeup
• Job Type: Full-Time Job
• Employer: University of North Carolina School of the Arts
• website: www.uncsa.edu
• Location: Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States

Job Categories: Education. Job Types: Full-Time. Location: North Carolina.