Job Summary/Basic Function:
Energetic Theatre & Dance department with active performance programs seeks director/teacher for a two-year appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor. Five course annual teaching load selected from acting, directing, theatre history and dramaturgy areas (with course release for directing); direct one or two productions annually; advise student production activity; contribute to the ongoing concerns of a vital, production-oriented department.
Department: Theatre and Dance
MFA or PhD required. Experience/training in areas such as voice, physical theatre and/or devised theatre desired. The ability to create inclusive learning environments for an increasingly diverse student body will be an important characteristic of the successful candidate. Dickinson College is a highly selective four-year, independent liberal arts college with 2300 students located in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. It is located 20 minutes west of Harrisburg, PA, and is a two-hour drive from Baltimore, Washington DC, and Philadelphia. The College is committed to building a representative and diverse faculty, administrative staff, and student body. We encourage applications from all qualified persons. Interested candidates should apply for this position electronically. Candidates should submit via QUEST (online application system) at https://jobs.dickinson.edu; please include a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a graduate transcript, three letters of recommendation, and statement regarding your view of theatre in a liberal arts environment. Review of applications will begin January 15, 2019.