The Department of Theatre at Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama invites applications for a tenure-track position in theatre at the rank of Assistant Professor of Design and Technology who specializes in the areas of sound and props with a secondary emphasis in scenic design. The successful candidate must have a terminal degree in theatrical design, a documented record of professional design experience, and two to three years of teaching theatrical design in a university setting, at the time employment begins. The position involves instruction in foundational, intermediate, and advanced design courses in the areas of sound and props design, teaching introduction to theatrical design courses, mentoring student designers, overseeing Production Practicums, and actively contributing at least 2 or 3 individual designs for select productions in the department's six show season. In addition, there are opportunities for outreach and research. Candidates are expected to maintain an active and professional creative research practice that supports teaching in productive ways.
Competitive salary, commensurate with experience and qualifications. Starting date will be August 16, 2022. Review of applications will begin January 15th, 2022. Search will remain open until position is filled.
Internal Number: 26187
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