Full-Time Director of Theatre Design abd Technology
Job Details – Director of Theatre Design and Technology
Title: Director of Theatre Design and Technology
Location: Meredith College
Meredith College seeks qualified applicants to fill the position of Director of Theatre Design and Technology. This full-time, non-tenure track, administrative faculty position will begin in August 2018.
Duties: Primary responsibilities are designing and building sets for four productions per year, designing lights for the productions, and supervising the scene shop. Teaching duties consist of one course per semester. Four classes will be taught on a two-year rotation (Stagecraft, Lighting and Sound, Costume and Makeup, and Scene Design and Painting). Other responsibilities include supervising production practicum students, marketing the theatre program, participating in recruitment activities, and advising/mentoring students. Service to the college would be optional, with most service taking place at the departmental level. Professional activity is not an expectation of this position. Contract renewable annually with the possibility of multi-year contracts in the future.
Ideal candidates must possess an MFA in Theatre; have at least 3 years of teaching, design, and/or TD experience in an accredited college or university setting; and have a student-centered approach to working in a college theatre program.
Applications will be reviewed beginning on April 30, 2018, and continuing until the position is filled. Please attach to online application a letter of application, c.v., statement of teaching philosophy, link to professional portfolio (and, if available, portfolio of student work produced under your instruction), and copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts. Three letters of reference should be uploaded or sent to: Steven Roten, Chair, Search Committee, Department of Dance and Theatre, Meredith College, 3800 Hillsborough St., Raleigh, NC 27607.
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