23 Jan 2017

Contract Job Visiting Instructor of Theatre

Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (Job Poster) – Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States

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Job Description

Visiting Instructor of Theatre: Looking for a well-rounded performance teacher with a strong foundation in one or more of the major acting theories (e.g.—Stanislavski or Meisner) to teach four undergraduate classes each semester:
Acting I for Majors, Musical Theatre Performance for Majors,
Theatre Appreciation and Performance Fundamentals for Minors and students enrolled for general education purposes.
May teach additional specialized courses, dependent upon personal expertise.
Directing experience, especially in Musical Theatre, a plus but not a requirement.
MFA in a performance area and at least one year of previous teaching experience at the university level required.
9-month, non-tenure track, non-renewable appointment, beginning August 14, 2017, with possibility of renewal.

Report to the Chair of the Department of Theatre.

The Department of Theatre of Indiana University-Purdue University, Fort Wayne, is located in a mid-sized urban area and within two-hour access to major Midwest cities; it is NAST accredited and grants degrees through Purdue University.
Participate fully in the academic life of the department. Screening of applicants will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Send application letter, teaching philosophy and evidence of teaching effectiveness, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts, names and full contact information of three current references (letters of recommendation required, if asked to interview) and other supporting materials deemed appropriate to Dr. Beverly Redman, Chair, Department of Theatre: redmanb@ipfw.edu.

Candidates who are interviewed should prepare a 45-60 minute instructional student presentation.
IPFW is an EEO/AA employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.
All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.



• Job Title: Visiting Instructor of Theatre
• Job Type: Contract Job
• Employer: Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne
• website: www.ipfw.jobs
• Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States

Job Categories: Education. Job Types: Contract. Job Tags: Instructor, theatre, and university. Location: Indiana.