Fort Hays State University Department of Music and Theatre seeks applicants for full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Theatre (Production Designer).
Assistant Professor of Theatre (Production Design)
Fort Hays State University
Fort Hays State University Department of Music and Theatre seeks applicants for full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Theatre (Production Designer). The successful candidate will teach courses in the theatre program and in the general education curriculum; manage scene shop; supervise student workers assigned to scene shop/production team; design/construct sets and lighting for four mainstage productions a year (two theatrical plays, one musical theatre production, one operatic production); and mentor students in safety, lighting, and design execution. Additional duties may include other teaching assignments based on area of expertise. (Knowledge of sound design and image projection a plus).
Minimum Qualifications: MFA in an appropriate area of technical theatre. If the successful candidate does not yet possess a terminal degree in theatre, the position will be offered as a temporary non-tenure position at the rank of Instructor.
Preferred Qualifications: MFA in an appropriate area of technical theatre. The candidate should be comfortable teaching students of all levels, including majors, non-majors, and community participants. In addition, the successful candidate will be a willing collaborator in teaching, the production and design processes, and community outreach. Experience teaching Theatre Appreciation.
Appointment Date: August 8, 2019
Application Deadline: Priority deadline of February 1, 2019. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
For full job description, and to apply online, visit - https://www.fhsu.edu/humanresourceoffice/positions