This is a Permanent, Full-time position.Category: College/University
MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY, College of Arts and Letters. Faculty Post Available, August 15, 2016. Duties: Coordinate a nationally recognized Musical Theatre Program; an interdisciplinary undergraduate BFA degree program of 55 students, including overall supervision of the area: auditioning, budgeting, curriculum, programming, recruiting; directing stage productions; teaching appropriate musical theatre courses; coordinating the Senior Showcase; opportunities to work in Equity summer theatre on campus.
Rank: Open, depending on qualifications; tenure-track.
Required Qualifications: Must hold terminal degree in one of the contributing areas (Music, Theatre, Dance). Demonstrated academic, administrative and professional experience, with significant achievement as a performer, director, choreographer, or designer. Thorough knowledge of musical theatre history and repertoire and understanding of current trends in musical theatre; strong industry connections. Vision and ability to take successful, stable program to the next level. Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures.
To Apply: Candidates should go to: https://jobs.missouristate.edu/. Date of first consideration is December 1, 2015; position open until filled. Interested individuals are encouraged to review the Musical Theatre website http://musicaltheatre.missouristate.edu/. A background check at University expense will be required. Missouri State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Minority/Female/Veterans/Disability Employer and Institution