The Oklahoma State University Department of Theatre is currently experiencing growth and expansion, and seeks a Visiting Assistant Professor of Performance for the 2018-2019 academic year, to start August 16, 2018. This is a non-tenure track, nine-month position, responsible for teaching courses in acting and directing, directing one or two main stage productions, and fulfilling service activities in support of the department. A successful faculty candidate will be able to teach from a multicultural perspective and be willing to mentor ethnically and racially underrepresented students.
Qualifications: a terminal degree in Theatre with graduate courses in directing and acting, MFA in Directing preferred; successful university teaching; evidence of professional achievement; and additional skills and expertise to aid in departmental expansion. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and credentials.
To apply, please submit electronically: letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to Autumn Jones at autumn. firstname.lastname@example.org. Finalists will be asked to furnish graduate transcripts and three letters of reference. Application review begins March 23, 2018, and continues until position is filled. For information about the department, please visit http://theatre.okstate.edu. This position is subject to the availability of funding.
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