Assistant Professor in Costume Technology

Job #402

Job Type Full Time
Location Gainesville, Florida
Field Education
Post Date Nov 7, 2019

The University of Florida School of Theatre and Dance seeks an Assistant Professor in Costume Technology. This position is full-time, nine-month, tenure-accruing, beginning August 16, 2020. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

For full position description, college meta-narrative, application process, and deadline, see:


The successful candidate will possess: specializations in garment patterning, draping, fitting techniques, and costume crafts; established knowledge of historical period shaping & styles; experience with a wide variety of materials and professional costume construction methods. Preferred areas of experience include tailoring, millinery construction, wig maintenance, and stage makeup.

The ideal candidate will be someone who can effectively communicate and collaborate with designers, technicians, faculty, and professional staff to create exceptional learning opportunities for undergraduate and graduate level costume students.

The School seeks an innovative thinker who can actively participate in and contribute to the greater learning community by exploring new connections through the arts and critical discourses in other disciplines. The ideal candidate would support and advance the College of the Art’s meta-narrative.