This is a Permanent, Full-time position.Category: College/University
The Department of Theatre at Auburn University invites applications for an appointment as Instructor of Musical Theatre, beginning in the fall of 2018. The successful candidate will join the faculty of a strong B.A./B.F.A. program within the College of Liberal Arts. Responsibilities
include vocal coaching MT students in private lessons, advising on Music Theatre repertoire, providing accompaniment for departmental classes, showcases, auditions, musical theatre production rehearsals and performances. In addition, the position provides opportunities to music direct, and adapt, arrange, compose, or develop original works depending on the candidates’ particular interests.
To be competitive, candidates must hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in Instrumental Performance, Music Education, Musical Theatre, Music/Theory/Composition or related field, and at least two years’ experience in music direction for musical theatre productions. Significant professional experience, continuous documented excellence in teaching, or other demonstrated competencies and achievements that contribute to effective teaching and student learning outcomes will be considered as well. Ability to collaborate as a member of a well-established artistic team is essential. An MFA is desired.
Competitive salary and benefits, commensurate with experience and qualifications. Starting date will be August 16, 2018. To apply, visit https://aufacultypositions.peopleadmin.com/ and upload cover letter and CV. You will also need to provide contact information for three reference providers. Cover letters may be addressed to Daydrie Hague, Chair, Musical Theatre Instructor Search Committee, Auburn University Department of Theatre.
Review of applications will begin March 16, 2018. Position will remain open until a candidate is recommended for appointment.
The successful candidate must meet eligibility requirements to work in the U.S. at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the propose term of employment; excellent communication skills required.
Auburn University is a comprehensive research institution, one of the largest in Alabama, with an enrollment of nearly 28,000 students, within easy driving distance of Atlanta, Birmingham, and Montgomery. The Department of Theatre offers a B.A. in Theatre, as well as B.F.A. degrees in Acting, Music Theatre, Design/Technology, and Stage Management. The department is housed in a dedicated theatre facility including a 365- seat continental house with proscenium thrust stage, a flexible studio theatre, fully equipped shops, design studio, smart classrooms, and computer lab.
Auburn University is an EEO/Vet/Disability Employer
Auburn University is a comprehensive research institution, the largest in Alabama, with an enrollment of nearly 25,500 students and within easy driving distance of Atlanta, Birmingham, and Montgomery. The Department of Theatre offers a B.A. in theatre as well as B.F.A degrees in performance, musical theatre, design technology and stage management. The department is housed in a dedicated theatre facility including a 365-seat continental house with proscenium/thrust stage, studio theatre, design studio, fully equipped shops, smart classrooms, and computer lab. Auburn University is an EEO/Vet/Disability Employer