This is a Permanent, Full-time position.Category: College/University
State/Province (or you can select Remote): Springfield, MO
Position: Musical Theatre Coordinator
Deadline: February 28, 2023
Posted: January 23, 2023
Job Description / Duties
The Judith Enyeart Reynolds College of Arts and Letters at Missouri State University invites applicants for a tenure-track Coordinator of Musical Theatre at the rank of Associate Professor to begin in August 2023. The Coordinator holds an endowed position, the Clif & Gail Smart Professorship in Musical Theatre. The successful applicant must hold a terminal degree and professional experience in one of the contributing areas (Music, Theatre, Dance) and have a proven record of academic, administrative and professional experience, with significant achievement as a performer, director, music director, and/or choreographer.
Qualifications / Required Skills
Terminal Master’s degree (60 hours) OR Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree (with significant commensurate professional experience) with an emphasis in acting, directing, musical theatre, music direction, and/or choreography. Professional affiliations with SAG/AFTRA, Actor’s Equity and/or SDC
Dr. Paula Patterson
Professor of Voice
Department of Music, Assistant Head
Missouri State University
Missouri State University is a public university system with students who come from all over Missouri, the nation and the world. We are a close-knit community of passionate and steadfast learners committed to ethical leadership, cultural competence and community engagement. We offer conservatory training within a liberal arts education with a professional faculty in state-of-the-art facilities with four musical theatre productions annually and direct association with a celebrated annual equity summer theatre series, Tent Theatre and a New York City Senior Showcase. We are accredited with National Association of Schools of Theatre and the National Association of Schools of Music. Missouri State's outstanding musical theatre program has been ranked as one of North America's best pre-Broadway training programs. We offer a robust and challenging combination of music, theatre/acting and dance curriculum.