Assistant Professor, Scenic Design (Tenure-Track)

Job #1446

Job Type Full Time
Location Allentown, Pennsylvania
Field Scene Design and Technology
Post Date Jan 13, 2021
Salary The salary range begins at $57,000 and is commensurate with experience.

Muhlenberg College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor, Scenic Design beginning August 2021 to join the faculty of our nationally recognized and well-resourced Department of Theatre & Dance. We are seeking an Artist-Teacher committed to training artists in a liberal arts tradition and to inclusive teaching across our classrooms, theatres, and shops. We welcome candidates with a variety of teaching and artistic interests. This position includes designing departmental productions as well as teaching Scenic Design I & II and other related classes. For full position description, information about the institution, and application please visit:…


MFA in Scenic Design required. Undergraduate teaching experience and professional experience in the design and construction of scenery are strongly preferred. Strong candidates can articulate ways in which they strive to both teach and model the theatre-making process, including development of concept, collaborative conversation, and the realization of the design.