Assistant Professor, Theatre Management

  • Florida State University, School of Theatre
  • Tallahassee, FL, USA
  • Nov 09, 2021
Full time BUS: Management/HR/OB/Strategy Business: Other Theatre & Dance

Job Description


The Florida State University School of Theatre invites applications for a nine-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Theatre Management.

Responsibilities include teaching three courses each semester covering Audience Development, Arts Management, Business Communications, Business and Legal Issues, Strategic Governance, and Professional Practices in the MFA Theatre Management program. We are interested in practitioners who are committed to teaching graduate students and collaborating with the School of Theatre Director and Chair on the administration of the MFA Theatre Management program. The position requires serving on School and University Committees, assisting in the mentoring of students, and working in cooperation with faculty and staff in fulfilling the educational mission of the School of Theatre. A successful candidate would bring practical leadership experience in theatre alongside a record of teaching.  Other requirements include commitment to anti-racism, equity, and inclusion; ability to work effectively with community members with respect to gender, expression, race, sexual orientation, religion, ability, age, class, and national or ethnic origin; as well as commitment to safe working practices.

By valuing, celebrating and leveraging the differences and similarities within our community, we create a fertile environment for problem-solving – one that is more inventive and compassionate. All are encouraged to apply.


Preferred and Required Qualifications

MFA or equivalent terminal degree is required as is successful college level teaching experience. 

Application Details

Applicants are required to complete the online application and must include a letter of introduction, current CV, statement on diversity, and three professional references.  Additional information may be requested.  Complete applications will be reviewed starting January 15, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.

For more information and to apply, go to using posting 50174. 

Applications will be reviewed starting January 15, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.


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