|Posting Title||Assistant Professor of Theater|
|City||Colorado Springs, CO|
|Background Check Required?||Yes|
Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Theater position. Teaching load is 3/2. Advising and service expectations.
The Department of Visual and Performing Arts at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs seeks a theatre history scholar to join a growing program as it prepares to move into a new, state of the art performance and education venue. Theatre at UCCS is connected to a professional, Equity theatre company and a department that prides itself on interdisciplinary education and artistic expression. All professors and instructors in the program work with, direct for, or advise on the UCCS Theatre Company and its season of 6-8 productions. The ideal candidate will be a theatre history generalist and artist who could comfortably teach introductory courses as well as create exciting new courses in his/her area of expertise. The committee is particularly interested in candidates who can offer non-western expertise and the ability to teach practice-oriented courses such as beginning acting or directing.
3/2 position. Advising and service expectations. PhD required by August 2016.
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Do you share the UCCS Values of Excellence that include:
PhD in theatre history, dramatic literature, performance studies or related field
|Required Competencies/Knowledge, Skills and abilities|
Ideal candidate will be a theatre history generalist and artist who could comfortably teach introductory courses as well as create exciting new courses in his/her area of expertise.
Of particular interest are candidates who can offer non-western expertise and the ability to teach practice-oriented courses such as beginning acting or directing.
|Special instructions to applicants||
Position is open until filled. Applications submitted by November 30, 2015 will receive full consideration.
Please apply and upload the following documents to
1. Cover letter
Official Transcripts will be required upon hire.
|Job posting contact||Kevin Landis|
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|Job posting contact firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Job Posting Number||F03002|
|Quicklink for Posting||http://www.jobsatcu.com:80/postings/109936|
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