set design

Assistant Professor of Theatre (Set and Costume Design)

Assistant Professor of Theatre (Set and Costume Design) Department: Theatre.

Full Time-Tenure Track Job Description:

• Teach set design, costume design, makeup/wigs, introductory design, introductory design, introduction to theatre, puppetry, theatre history, theatre literature (Africana theatre, Latinx theatre, Asian theatre, Women in theatre, study abroad), collaborative theatre, and entrepreneurship.

• Design sets, costumes and makeup for three departmental productions a year.

• Collaborate with theatre faculty in creating shows, recruiting, and mentoring and empowering theatre arts students.

• Participate in the larger campus community through faculty meetings, committees, student advising and supporting university arts and events.

• Supervise scenic painting and props for all productions; advise student organizations, and serve on department committees.

• Maintain and supervise costume shop, painting, and prop areas.

• Supervise department internship program.

Required Qualifications: MFA in scene/costume design or professional equivalent. Working knowledge of CAD/Vectorworks, drawing, rendering, painting, and model building required. Applicants must demonstrate an ability to interface with faculty, staff and students and to balance teaching and production needs of an active undergraduate program.

Preferred Qualifications: Two years' experience teaching at the college/university level and/or significant professional experience as a scenic designer/scenic artist. M.F.A. in Theatre Design (Set and Costumes - Scenographer) Experience in projection design is a plus.

Posting Date: 8/9/19 Closing Date: Open Until Filled Special Instructions to Applicant: Applicants are to apply through

ESU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities as well as other qualified individuals. Apply Here: PI112818961

Visiting Assistant Professor of Scenic Design

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign seeks a full-time, non-tenure track (Specialized Faculty) Visiting Assistant Professor of Scenic Design, with a proposed start date of August 16, 2018. A MFA or terminal degree is required; Special consideration will be given to those with experience designing in a range of disciplines and genres including Theatre, Opera, Television, or Film. Experience with teaching and mentoring graduates and undergraduates is desirable. For a full position description and to apply, please visit by July 12, 2018.

The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. The University is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled

Assistant Arts Professor Set Design

NYU, Tisch School of the Arts, Department of Drama solicits applications for an Assistant Arts Professor/Head of Scenic Design Training for the Production & Design Studio commencing in academic year 2018-19. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter including a statement of teaching philosophy and practice relevant to this position and curriculum vitae/resume.

Application can be submitted to

Deadline to apply is December 1, 2017. For more information visit

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