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Assistant Professor of Musical Theatre - The University of Alabama

This is a Permanent, Full-time position.

Category: College/University
State/Province: Tuscaloosa, AL
Position: Assistant Professor of Musical Theatre
Deadline: January 12, 2018
Posted: October 30, 2017

Job Description / Duties

Teach Musical Theatre History, Performance, Repertoire, and Musicianship. Serve as musical director and accompany departmental productions and projects. Participation in recruitment, advising, committee work and service to the university will also be required. The candidate will be expected to vigorously pursue creative/research activities appropriate to the discipline.

Qualifications / Required Skills

DMA, PhD, MFA, or MM with requisite professional experience; significant knowledge of musical theatre repertoire and styles; record of successful musical direction and effective teaching at the college and/or university level; accompanying skills.

Extensive professional experience in the field; thorough knowledge of singing techniques and vocal production.

Additional Information

Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, go to and complete the online application. Attach a letter of application, specifically addressing how your qualifications, training, and experience meet the stated needs of the position, and curriculum vitae.

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Contact Information

Three current letters of recommendation and other supporting materials should be sent electronically to:

Stacy Alley, Search Committee Chair
Department of Theatre and Dance
The University of Alabama
Box 870239
Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487-0239
(205) 348-6247 or FAX (205)348-9048,

Employer Profile

The University of Alabama Department of Theatre and Dance cultivates the next generation of performing arts professionals and scholars by offering exceptional and comprehensive degree programs, which nurture the development of creative, disciplined and well-rounded students. Our commitment to experiential learning in the classroom, on stage and through community outreach encourages collaboration and fosters self-awareness, empathy and inclusivity in our graduates. Detailed information on the department and university may be found at