Assistant Professor of Musical Theatre

The Department of Theatre and Dance at The University of Alabama invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor of Musical Theatre.

Responsibilities:  Teach Musical Theatre History, Performance, Repertoire, and Musicianship.  Serve as musical director and accompany departmental productions and projects.  Participation in recruitment, advising, committee work and service to the university will also be required. The candidate will be expected to vigorously pursue creative/research activities appropriate to the discipline.

Qualifications: Required: DMA, PhD, MFA, or MM with requisite professional experience; significant knowledge of musical theatre repertoire and styles; record of successful musical direction and effective teaching at the college and/or university level; accompanying skills.

Preferred: Extensive professional experience in the field; thorough knowledge of singing techniques and vocal production.

Applications: Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  To apply, go to  and complete the online application.  Attach a letter of application, specifically addressing how your qualifications, training, and experience meet the stated needs of the position, and curriculum vitae. Three current letters of recommendation and other supporting materials should be sent electronically to: Stacy Alley, Search Committee Chair; Department of Theatre and Dance, The University of AlabamaBox 870239, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487-0239

    (205) 348-6247 or FAX (205)348-9048,

The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer.  Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.