Lecturer in Theatrical Design

Job #1580

Job Type Full Time
Location Cheney, Washington
Field Scene Design and Technology
Post Date Feb 17, 2021
Salary The expected salary for this position is $51,591

Lecturer in Theatrical Design
Eastern Washington University
Eastern seeks an outstanding teacher/artist/practitioner to support the Design, Technology, and Management (DTM) curriculum of a dynamic, forward-looking Theatre program. Teaching responsibilities include Stagecraft, Scenic/Lighting Design, General Education courses in Theatre, and other coursework as assigned according to candidate expertise and program need. The successful candidate will have production experience in both academic and professional settings. Position responsibilities include providing scenic design, lighting design and technical direction for Eastern’s Public Performance Program (currently three mainstage productions per academic year). This position will supervise and carry out all aspects of technical theatre production and facility management for the University Theatre and supervise student workers in the scene shop.
This full time position begins September 16, 2021. For complete position description, qualifications, and application instructions, visit our job posting at https://jobs.hr.ewu.edu/postings/6400. Eastern is an AA/EO employer.


M.F.A. or PhD in scenic design, lighting design, technical direction or related discipline;
Evidence of excellence in teaching theatre design, technology, and management topics on the undergraduate level;
Evidence of excellence in scenic design and/or lighting design and realization; and
Evidence of ability to work effectively with students, colleagues, and collaborators of diverse backgrounds.
Additionally, candidates must demonstrate interest, experience and/or ability to promote cultural competency and/or diversity.