Assistant Professor of Design position is available at the Department of Performance and Communication Arts at St. Lawrence University.
The University seeks candidates with a demonstrated excellence in teaching a variety of design courses at the college level, demonstrated excellence as a professional designer, and an active record of creative work and/or traditional scholarship. Preference will be given to candidates with a secondary design focus. Possible courses to be taught include but are not limited to: Scenic Design, Costume Design, Lighting Design, Props Design/Construction, Scenic Painting, Stagecraft, and Graphic Design for the Arts. The ability to CAD draft is highly desired.
The ideal candidate will be able to articulate a vision for a newly launched dynamic design program, expose students to diversity through theatre praxis, pedagogy, and practitioners, and contribute to the broader performance curriculum, including courses such as Introduction to theatre and/or specialty courses.
MFA or PhD preferred, ABD may be considered.
Interested and qualified candidates should submit a cover letter describing their interest in this position, CV, Design Portfolio/website link, statement of teaching philosophy, sample Syllabi (upper and lower level), and a statement addressing commitment to diversity in teaching, scholarship, and/or service. These documents can be uploaded in the “Applicant Documents” section of your application.
Additionally, three confidential references are required [the required information input in the reference contact information section of your application will be utilized to send a system-derived email requesting a recommendation letter from each reference].
For full consideration, applications should be received by December 15, 2018. Applications submitted after this date will continue to be reviewed until the position is filled.
This tenure-track position will begin in August 2019.
|Type of Opportunity||Academic Job|
|Company Name||St. Lawrence University|