Lecturer in Communication Arts/Technical Director of Theatre

Job #3180

Job Type Full Time
Location Gunnison, Colorado
Field Education
Post Date Apr 27, 2022
Salary $44,000 - $45,000 per year

Western Colorado University invites applications for the position of Lecturer in Communication Arts/Technical Director of Theatre within the Communication Arts B.A. program. This is a full-time, 9-month, 30 credit hour appointment, with 12 credit hours of teaching and 18 reassign credit hours for Technical Directing duties per year.


Must have an M.A. or M.F.A. degree in theater or theatrical design. A minimum of one year of undergraduate teaching experience is required. Experience as a technical director and designer for college or professional theatre, along with strong leadership, collaborative, organizational, and communication skills and the ability to form and supervise teams of students. This job involves lifting and moving flats & props of varying sizes, working at height when needed, and the successful candidate must possess a valid driver’s license.