Assistant Professor: Acting at UNC Charlotte Department of Theatre

Assistant Professor, Acting, UNC Charlotte Department of Theatre. Tenure-track position beginning August 15, 2018. Seeking an MFA or PhD with college-level teaching experience in contemporary acting practice, emphasis on voice and speech. Expertise in IPA, Dialects, Basic Shakespeare Verse and Text desired. Additional areas of expertise may include Musical Theatre, African-American Theatre and/or Race and Performance, and Culturally Responsive Community Practice. A 3/2 teaching load (including one general education course), participation in departmental service and governance, and engagement in ongoing creative and/or scholarly research commensurate with attaining tenure at a research institution are expected.

Screening begins November 1, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants must apply electronically at https://jobs.uncc.edu (Faculty Job #5081). Required submission materials include a letter of application, diversity statement, curriculum vitae, official transcript, three original letters of recommendation, and contact information for five references. UNC Charlotte strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained. Therefore, we celebrate diversity that includes, but is not limited to ability/disability, age, culture, ethnicity, gender, language, race, religion, sexual orientation, and socio-economic status. AA/EOE.