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University of New Haven
West Haven, CT
EDUCATION

Expires: 08/01/20

Job Dates

one year, with possibility of renewal

Pay

Full-time salary biweekly

Description

The Division of Performing Arts at the University of New Haven invites applications for a full- time Lecturer of Technical Theater, whose primary responsibilities will be teaching courses in technical theater and serving as the Technical Director for The Bucknall Theater. We seek an experienced Technical Director who also has college-level teaching experience. The ideal candidate will be an effective communicator with strong organizational skills and a collaborative approach to problem solving.

Depending on the candidate's expertise, this lecturer will have an opportunity to teach courses such as Scenography or Lighting Design as well as develop new courses in areas such as Production Management. In addition to teaching, the Technical Director will provide support for theater productions, concerts, commemorations, panel discussions and other Performing Arts events. We seek someone who is committed to mentoring students with diverse interests in theatrical and musical production. One-year appointment with the possibility of renewal.

Qualifications

Required:

MFA or equivalent in Technical Direction, Set Design, Lighting Design, or related field
Technical Direction experience
College teaching experience
A strong background in scenery construction and stagecraft techniques
Demonstrated commitment to mentoring of students
Preferred Qualifications:
Evidence of ability to teach in a secondary area that may include: Stage Management, Lighting, Sound, and/or Projections
Application Instructions
All information on candidates will be kept confidential. Review of applications will start immediately and continue until April 15th, 2019, or until the position is filled.

The University of New Haven is committed to diversity and inclusion in higher education. The University seeks candidates whose teaching, research and/or service has prepared them to contribute to diversity and inclusion in our academic community. Applicants are asked to submit a diversity and inclusion statement explaining how their teaching, scholarship and/or service, contributes to building and supporting diverse and inclusive communities.

Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vitae, a cover letter, a statement of teaching philosophy, a diversity and inclusion statement and contact information for at least three professional references. Candidates are also welcome to submit representative syllabi and or student course evaluations.

Application Process
This institution is using Interfolio's Faculty Search to conduct this search. Applicants to this position receive a free Dossier account and can send all application materials, including confidential letters of recommendation, free of charge.

All materials should be submitted online at http://apply.interfolio.com/60501

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
The University of New Haven is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.

Contact

Jonathan Yukich

Co-Coordinator/Lecturer

Business Address

300 Boston Post Road

West Haven, CT 06516

Posted: 03/14/2019 10:09:04 EST

Last Updated: 03/14/2019 13:00 EST

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