AJ - Adjunct
Adjunct Instructor - VCUarts –Department of Theatre
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Anticipated Hiring Range
VCUarts Standard Adjunct Rate
Monroe Park Campus
Adjunct - Teaching
Normal work days
Normal work hours
Adjunct - Teaching
Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the
VCU Health System?
Does this position require a pre-placement medical
Is any portion of this position grant-funded?
Description of the Job
Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts (VCUarts)
Department of Theatre is establishing a pool of applicants for
possible adjunct teaching positions. This pool of applicants could
be drawn upon to provide temporary staffing when needed; to provide
special teaching expertise when needed; and/or to meet special
programmatic needs not otherwise provided for within the program.
The applicant pool will remain active until the listed closing date
of the job posting.
Given these criteria, this pool will only be assessed when an
adjunct opportunity arises. Possible adjunct opportunities could
include teaching a course(s) in any of the areas of study offered
by the Department of Theatre. If an adjunct opportunity arises,
only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Adjunct faculty are expected to be thoughtful and proactive members
of the Theatre community and have a desire to work with a diverse
student population in a collaborative, inclusive and
•Terminal degree ( MFA ) in a related field.
•Appropriate teaching experience and/or strong oral presentation
• Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse
faculty, staff, and student
environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU
Demonstrated skills and experience in one or several of the
following areas of expertise:
Technical Theatre: Including Props, Makeup, Lighting, Electrical,
Audio Mixing, and Scene Painting
Theatrical Design: Including Costume Design, Scene Design, Lighting
Design, Model Making, Sound Design, and Color Theory
Drawing: Including Figure Drawing, and Introductory Level
Job Open Date
Remove from posting on or before
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
To apply, please submit application materials via VCU eJobs at
www.vcujobs.com. Only electronic applications submitted via eJobs
will be accepted. Application materials should include the
following: • Current CV or Resume • A list of three current
references including names, addresses, phone numbers, and email
addresses (references will not be contacted prior to applicant’s
approval) •If Applicable: Portfolio of work— visual documentation
of professional work. CV/Resume and list of references should be
submitted as one PDF in the “Curriculum Vitae (CV)” section of
eJobs; and, due to file size limitations. Relevant portfolios of
work should be submitted in the “Other Document” section of eJobs
as an accessible link in a PDF that points to a website or cloud
storage (with access instructions) to view all visual work.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Optional & Required Documents
- Curriculum Vitae (CV)
- Other Document
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application