University of Nebraska Omaha, Theatre Program University of Nebraska at Omaha, Dodge Street, Omaha, NE, USA
Oct 08, 2019Full time
Description - The University of Nebraska at Omaha Theatre program seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor with primary emphasis in scene design and a secondary emphasis in either sound, projections, or lighting. The ideal candidate will be a proven artist-teacher, an effective collaborator, able to expand the department’s artistic and teaching profile and be responsive to the needs of a diverse metropolitan university’s student population while maintaining substantial creative accomplishments in their professional discipline and making service contribution at and beyond the university. Responsibilities - Design scenery (and possibly other elements) for mainstage productions and, depending on design load, teach 2 to 3 classes per year. Possible courses include: Collaborative Design Studies, Challenges in Design, Drawing for the Theatre, Stagecraft and other courses in the candidate’s area of expertise. In addition, this position will serve as a mentor for students in the Theatre Program. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Desired start date is August 17, 2020.