Assistant Professor of Theatre Design and Production

  • Culver-Stockton College
  • Canton, MO
  • Apr 08, 2021
Full time Theatre & Dance

Job Description


Culver-Stockton College in Canton, Missouri, is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Assistant Professor of Theatre Design and Production. This is a full-time tenure-track position beginning in the Fall of 2021. The Theatre Department offers BFA degrees in Theatre, Musical Theatre, Arts Management, and baccalaureate degrees in Speech/Theatre Education and Theatre. Teaching responsibilities include courses in stagecraft, lighting design and technology, scenic, costume, sound design, and theatre appreciation. Production responsibilities include designing sets, lights, and/or sound and costumes for the department's mainstage productions and supervising student design work. The candidate will oversee all technical aspects in collaboration with the department's Facilities Manager/Assistant Technical Director. Active recruiting of students to the College, academic advising and college committee work is also expected. 

An MFA or equivalent terminal degree in Theatre Design and/or Theatre Production is required. The College is seeking an assistant professor with teaching experience, the ability to work effectively with students and colleagues, and a strong commitment to undergraduate liberal arts education. 

Culver-Stockton is affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and embraces our mission to educate in accordance with the best values in faith and human experience. We expect faculty will support a positive view of faith in all of its diversity.

Interested individuals should submit a cover letter, resume, and three references to Amy Baker, Executive Director of Human Resources, One College Hill, Canton, MO 63435. Electronic submissions to are strongly encouraged.

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