The Performing Arts Department at Missouri Southern State University is seeking an Adjunct Instructor of Theatre. The position consists of teaching courses in acting, directing, and theatre history. In addition to teaching these courses, the candidate will also co-direct the fall musical and direct the spring straight play. The successful candidate must have a Master's degree in a theatre-related field or significant professional experience.
Employment will require a background check. E-verify participating employer. Applicant materials include a letter of application, curriculum vitae with the names, addresses, email and phone numbers of three references, and unofficial transcripts. Submit materials at www.mssu.edu/jobs. Official transcripts are required within 45 days of hire. Review of applicant materials begins immediately and will continue until the position has been filled. EOE/AA.
Internal Number: 2020891
About Missouri Southern State University
Missouri Southern State University is a four year liberal arts public institution serving more than 5,000 students in over 140 academic programs offering undergraduate and graduate degrees. Internationally-focused semesters and enriching cultural events in theatre, art, music and film create an engaging learning environment for students and citizens of the region. MSSU is located in Joplin, MO, which is considered to be the Crossroads of America, and serves as the commercial hub for the four states area. Joplin is a resilient and vibrant city with a population of over 50,000 serving a metropolitan statistical area of 208,000. There is quick and easy access to Northwest Arkansas, Kansas City, and Tulsa, as well as numerous outdoor activities and attractions throughout the Ozarks.