Full-Time Director of Theatre
Emporia State University, Department of Communication and Theatre, seeks a Director of its undergraduate theatre program.
This is a twelve-month, tenure-track position at the rank of associate professor or professor to begin June 14, 2020.
The Director of Theatre responsibilities include administrative oversight of productions, budgeting, curriculum development and public relations.
Duties will include a half-time teaching load (two courses per semester) and the administration of an active theatre program with four full-time faculty and two full-time staff positions. The successful applicant will direct at least one production during the academic year and one during the summer theatre season.
A Ph.D. or M.F.A. plus a strong teaching background in directing and acting are required. Expertise and experience in musical theatre direction is desired.
Send a letter of application, current vita, three letters of reference, and transcripts to Dennis Turney, Chair, Director of Theatre Search Committee, 1 Kellogg Circle, Box 4033, Emporia, KS 66801; or email application materials to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. A pre-employment background check is required.
Emporia State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, ethnicity, religion, gender, sex, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other factors which cannot be considered by law.
Job Categories: Theatre. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: director, education, teaching, theatre, and university. States: Kansas.
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