McDaniel College Theatre Department is accepting applications for a Full-Time Lecturer of Theatre Design and Technology to begin in Fall 2019. The ideal candidate will be a proven teaching artist able to expand the department’s artistic and teaching profile.
Responsibilities: serve as Scenic and/or Lighting Designer for 4 theater productions for the academic year; supervise and advise student designers in all areas of design; coordinate student crews to serve as technicians; work with the Technical Director to maintain production shops and equipment, as well as set construction; teach a 2-2 load in Theatre Appreciation, Stagecraft, and design courses, and serve on committees as requested (2-2 load includes 2-credit student-crew lab sections off load). The lecturer will work closely with undergraduate students in a hands on production environment. Other program duties may be assigned. We are especially interested in candidates who are dedicated to teaching undergraduates in a liberal arts environment, and who will thrive in a small, ambitious collegiate setting. A terminal degree in theatre is required (MFA preferred), and Professional design experience is expected. McDaniel College offers a generous benefits package.
To apply, please submit a cover letter, CV, design portfolio and three references via https://employment.mcdaniel.edu/. Letters of recommendation may be emailed directly to Provost@McDaniel.edu. Search to begin immediately and open until the position is filled.
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