Adjunct Faculty for Stage Management-Spring 2023

Fairleigh Dickinson University
New Jersey, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Dec 20, 2022
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Job Title:
Adjunct Faculty for Stage Management-Spring 2023

Florham Campus, Madison, NJ

School of the Arts-Florham

Hiring Manager:
Benjamin Rifkin

Hiring Manager Title:
Dean, Becton College

Becton College

Position Type:



Faculty Rank:
Adjunct Faculty

Per credit


Months Worked:
No Response

Job Summary:

Seeking Adjunct Professor to teach Stage Management.
The Stage Management professor teaches a small hands-on studio class for BA students at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s School of the Arts in Madison, New Jersey. This course teaches the craft of stage management. Working on a professional, Actors’ Equity Model, the course will cover all aspects of rehearsal and performance of live theater. The course meets once a week on Fridays from 11:30AM to 12:30PM from January 27 through May 12, with one week off for Spring Break and finals on May 12.

Required Qualifications:

Responsibilities include meeting with the program director to go over learning objectives for the course; developing an appropriate weekly curriculum and syllabus; delivering instruction and class topics based on the course syllabus; evaluating students’ work and providing feedback; submitting midterm and final grades based on university guidelines; meeting with students during office hours. Candidates should feel comfortable guiding students through the acting adjustments they need to make from stage to screen.

Seeking instructors with:
· Professional credits as a Production Stage Manager.
· Thorough working knowledge of AEA rules and guidelines.
· MFA in Stage Management OR equivalent professional experience.
· Experience teaching at the college level/ in an academic setting.
Experience stage managing dance, opera, concerts, sports, other media and events a plus, but not required.
Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background check. Candidates for hire will be required to sign a waiver authorizing the background check and produce a Social Security Card.

Note: Applicants must be available to teach in Madison, Jersey on Fridays from 11:30AM-2:00PM from January 27-May 12, 2023, excluding Friday, March 17.

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Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Reference 1
  2. Letter of Reference 2
  3. Letter of Reference 3
  4. Other Document

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