Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre (Acting) 9 Month Appointment; KENT STATE UNIVERSITY

The School of Theatre and Dance invites an energetic, innovative and collaborative Visiting Assistant Professor to join a progressive faculty of 18 for a 9-month, one-year term position in Acting starting August, 2017. Requirements: MFA in Theatre, or other terminal degree in Performance Area. Minimum one year teaching at the University level. Ability to teach undergraduate courses in a Stanislavsky-based acting sequence and a secondary area, which may include movement, multi-cultural or non-Western theatre, professional aspects, devising theatre. Excellent interpersonal, communication, collaborative, and time management skills essential. Candidate will collaborate with full-time theatre and dance faculty and a technical staff of five. Opportunities available for summer employment at Porthouse Theatre, the School’s professional summer theatre.

Applications will be considered immediately and until the position is filled. Please visit Attach cover letter, vita and a list of 3 references. Send 3 additional reference letters to Visiting Assistant Professor Acting Search, School of Theatre and Dance, Kent State University, B141 CPA, Kent, OH, 44242 or electronically to AA/OEO.

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