Assistant Professor of Costume Design

Georgia, United States
Salary Not specified
Nov 09, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Assistant Professor of Costume Design 

Department of Theatre & Performance Studies 

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a full-time, nine-month, tenure  track Assistant Professor of Costume Design faculty position in the Department of Theatre &  Performance Studies (NAST accredited) that begins in August 2021.  

Duties will include teaching courses in costume design and construction, stage makeup,  theatrical production, period styles, and other topics in their area of expertise. 

Teaching duties in other areas of the Department of Theatre and Performance Studies may be  assigned. Duties will also include design for the department season and mentoring students  through the design process. All faculty are expected to display teaching excellence and a  commitment to innovative educational practices to maintain an active research and/or creative  activity profile, and to demonstrate exceptional management, communication, and leadership  skills. 

Candidates must possess a terminal degree (MFA or Ph.D.) in the area of theatrical costume  design, and a demonstrated record of excellent research/creativity activity. Applicants must  possess a record of success teaching individuals from underrepresented groups in higher  education and whose professional experiences have prepared them to contribute to our  commitment to diversity and inclusion in higher education. 

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit  and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located  just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most  dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100  undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs.  Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive  university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution  positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local,  regional and national level. 

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Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal  Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color,  disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status. Georgia is  an Open Records state.