Lighting Designer Visiting Assistant Professor

Job #5965

Job Type Full Time
Location San Antonio, Texas
Field Lighting Design & Technology
Post Date Feb 7, 2024
Salary $50,000

Both the Department of Human Communication and Theatre and the University as a whole value and safeguard academic freedom for faculty members in their teaching, scholarship, and creative activity. Trinity is guided by a set of core values and is committed to implementing practices in pursuit of an inclusive campus for all students, faculty, and staff to feel welcomed and engaged in a community of learning.

This is a full-time, Visiting Assistant Professor of Lighting Design beginning August 2024, with the possibility of renewal. The salary will be competitive.


Terminal Degree in Theatre or related area by the time of appointment.
• Experience teaching in an undergraduate environment.
• Evidence of experience in lighting in a variety of theatrical styles
• Experience with QLab
Experience in projection and/or sound design

When starting the application, select “Apply Manually.” Only complete fields with a red asterisk, which are required. In the “My Experience” section, you do not need to complete the “Work Experience,” “Education,” “Certifications,” or “Languages” fields.
In the “Application Documents” field, upload the following, each as a separate pdf file (note: a maximum of five (5) files can be uploaded):
• CV
• Cover letter
• List of three professional references (we will request recommendation letters for finalists)
• Diversity statement, which responds to the following prompt: “Trinity University is committed to the value of intentional inclusion. Please provide a brief statement (250-500 words) describing your past efforts as well as your future plans to advance diversity, equity and inclusion in your teaching.”
Candidates may be asked to submit a sample syllabus.
We will begin evaluating applications on February 15, 2024, and will continue to review applications until the position is filled.
Candidates may email us links to their own online portfolios.